CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research


The vacancy announcements posted below are aggregated from our Research Centers and Programs. You can also find them on our CGIAR linkedin page or follow us on twitter 


Consultant – gender responsive climate resilient solutions in Africa (deadline: 15 November)

The aim of this consultancy is to: assess the current situation for women and men in the country in relation to the impacts of climate change, identify gaps and opportunities in the country to promote gender equality, and research and identify case studies and best practice for gender equality, climate resilience and sustainable development. The case studies should identify key…

Global gender advisor vacancy (closing date: 2 November 2018)

SNV, a Dutch not-for-profit international development organisation working in agriculture, energy, and water, sanitation & hygiene, is looking for a global gender advisor. The gender advisor will promote and strengthen the inclusion and mainstreaming of gender issues in SNV programs and projects, and develop SNVs institutional capacity to address issues of gender mainstreaming, economic empowerment and social inclusion.

Secondment opportunity for an associate gender research program manager

The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) is seeking a secondment to the new position of Associate Research Program Manager (ARPM): Gender. The position is open to Australian residents and will be based in Canberra, requiring considerable international travel. Interested? Click to find out more about the vacancy!

Senior gender specialist vacancy at IITA

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) seeks to recruit a Senior Gender Specialist to provide strategic leadership, develop capacities, and undertake gender mainstreaming and research in its various programs. Duty station: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Vacancy open until filled.

AWARD Pan-African Fellowships: Call for applications is open (closing date: 8 October)

The African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) Fellowship is a career development program initiated in 2008 to strengthen and sharpen the research and leadership skills of African women in agricultural science, empowering them to contribute more effectively to accelerating agricultural gains in Africa. The call for applications for the second round of the AWARD Pan-African Fellowship, which will commence…

Tanager seeks a Team Leader, Nutrition expert and a Gender expert (closing date: 15 September)

Tanager is seeking a Team Leader, Nutrition Expert, and Gender Expert for the Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.

International Livestock Research Institute vacancy: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Climate Change Scenarios for Livestock Systems (closing date: 25 August 2018)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a post-doctoral research fellow to lead work that explores possible future livestock development pathways in three focus countries (Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya). The post-doc will identify the key future drivers influencing livestock systems and analyse the effects of alternative livestock development pathways on local contexts with respect to gender issues, water…