Programme Specialist, Comprehensive SRHR; Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights Branch, Nairobi, P-3 (00184473), Nairobi, Kenya

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 1006172
  • Career Level Officer
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Industry Management
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

This post is responsible for:

Conceptualization and implementation of comprehensive SRHR and MNH programming and advocacy

  •  Identify opportunities to and support the implementation of the comprehensive SRHR package of interventions in existing programs, within and beyond the health system
  •  Support capacity strengthening and knowledge management and building on UNFPA’s work and position related to unsafe abortion, post abortion care and comprehensive abortion care
  •  Review country program documents and country work plans for SRHR integration and comprehensive programming
  •  Develop indicators for SRHR integration to add to the existing MHTF results indicator framework and other relevant indicator frameworks
  •  Provide technical input to tools, guidance, and related documentation developed by other technical units
  •  Seek and establish partnerships with civil society, academia, other UN agencies and professional associations to ensure multi-stakeholder ownership of the implementation of different components of the SRHR package
  •  Support fund raising efforts and the generation of knowledge products related to comprehensive abortion care and the broader SRHR and maternal and newborn health agenda
  •  Working with existing partners as well as identifying women’s rights organizations, movements, community women groups & networks and other allies to improve awareness of women’s rights and entitlements in relation to sexual and reproductive health and rights and maternal health.

Capacity building on SRHR integration into MNH programs in country

  •  Provide technical support to focal countries and other ROs/COs (according to needs/requests) related to comprehensive abortion care in line with UNFPA mandate
  •  Contribute to build capacity on Values Clarification and Attitude Transformation (VCAT) modalities as a tool for more effective and quality implementation of comprehensive SRHR programs at global, regional and country level to deliver excellence in program results.
  •  Provide relevant input to the community of practice on MNH/SRHR
  •  Disseminate and provide assistance to the implementation of policy and guidance documents at global, regional and country level
  •  Gather and disseminate lessons learned and promote their strategic use throughout the organization.

Required skills

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