Programme Specialist, Gender and Social Norms; Gender, Rights, and Inclusion Branch, P-3, Nairobi (154316), Nairobi, Kenya

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 1007625
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

You would be responsible for:

Strategic Results Support
Provide substantive guidance and technical support on issues of gender equality and women’s human rights in the context of sexual and reproductive health within UNFPA as well as outside;
Provide substantive guidance and technical support in the implementation of the gender transformative approaches at the regional and country level;
Provide technical support to the Programme Division, and Regional and Country offices in the development of programmes, interventions, and tools to ensure the adequacy of programmes;
Provide technical support for knowledge development, management and sharing, and monitoring and evaluation practices;
2. Capacity Development

In collaboration with the Gender Advisor, and in close collaboration with the Chief of the Gender, Rights and Inclusion Branch, contribute to the development of a comprehensive and integrated capacity building strategy for supporting gender transformative approaches, and implementing UNFPA’s Gender Equality Strategy;
Build capacity of the programme staff in the adoption and use of social and gender norms change approaches in support of women and girls’ decision-making and bodily autonomy for SRHR, family planning and maternal, newborn health, and promoting positive masculinities.
Collaborate closely with the Sexual and Reproductive Health Branch to support their programmatic work on behavior change towards women and adolescent girls’ SRHR, and in alignment with gender transformative approaches.

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