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!
CGIAR System Organization seeks a gender diversity and inclusion business partner (closing date 17 Feb)
This is a new position which will complement the work of CGIAR’s Human Resources Community of Practice to strengthen gender equality and foster open and inclusive workspaces across CGIAR. Click to learn more and apply!
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.
Are you interested in achieving gender equality through your programmes, partnerships and networks? Do you wish to rethink power relations in our food systems, and setup effective (gender) partnerships to achieve impact at scale? Then this five-day course is of interest to you. Click to learn more!
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is seeking a senior gender officer for its Regional Office for Africa in Accra, Ghana. Deadline for applications: 30 January.
The AIMS NEI Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science (WiCCS) seeks to increase women’s participation in, and contribution to, a more sustainable societal response to climate change.
WorldFish Bangladesh will be hiring a gender specialist its upcoming project to provide leadership and high-quality scientific advice on gender issues. Please note that this position is only open to Bangladesh nationals. Closing date: 17 January.
WorldFish is seeking a Gender and Market System Specialist to join their team in Penang, Malaysia. This person will be an innovative gender and market systems researcher with both quantitative and qualitative research capabilities, and with global experience. The deadline for applications is 31 January. Click to find out more!
World Bank Africa Gender Innovation Lab – Call for Expressions of Interest on Women’s Land Tenure Security (Deadline: February 6)
The World Bank Africa Gender Innovation Lab (GIL) is seeking non-governmental organizations (NGOs), governments, donors, and private sector firms with interventions designed to improve women’s land tenure security in rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Submission deadline: 5pm US Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, 6 February 2019.
The gender and nutrition advisor at SNV (The Netherlands Development Organisation) will focus on nutrition awareness and dietary diversity of households and gender sensitivity of the overall project in the design and implementation of activities.