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 

Vacancy: national trainers to implement Catalysts for Gender Transformative Change (closing date: 22 March)

KIT Royal Tropical Institute is hiring three consultant national gender and agriculture trainers who have experience working with coffee—for its Nespresso Catalysts for Gender Transformative Change project. Applications close 22nd March 2019. The project involces a tailor-made program that strengthens the capacity of over 250 Nespresso agronomists across nine countries to create deep structural changes for gender equality, known as gender transformative…

GREAT Course 4: Gender-Responsive Plant Breeding (apply by 15 Feb)

The 2019-2020 GREAT course will focus on gender-responsive plant breeding. GREAT courses are offered to multi-disciplinary project teams composed of at least one biophyiscal scientist (e.g. plant breeder) and one social scientist (e.g. sociologist, agricultural economist, etc.) working on existing agricultural research for development projects in sub-Saharan Africa. Click to learn more!

STAARS fellowship program: 2019 call for concept proposals (deadline: March 1st)

The Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) fellowship program managed by Cornell University in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) and other partners announces a call for concept proposals from early-career African researchers seeking to become STAARS fellows in 2019.