EngenderHealth is looking for Gender-Youth and Social Inclusion Advisor. The Gender, Youth and Social Inclusion Advisor leads the integration of gender and youth transformative and socially inclusive programming elements in accordance with global best practice, donor and Engender health’s requirements.
EngenderHealth’s vision is a world where sexual and reproductive health rights are respected as human rights, and women and girls have the freedom to reach their full potential. This emphasis on rights directly underpins EngenderHealth’s values and principles: choice, quality, and excellence. To achieve transformational change leading to true social and economic progress, EngenderHealth partners with diverse organizations across sectors with the shared goals of highlighting women’s value to sustainable development.
The Gender,Youth and Social Inclusion Advisor participates in strategy, program implementation, program monitoring, and evaluation in relation to gender, youth and social inclusion integration in all projects. This include capacity building and technical assistance to government, civil society and community stakeholders.
S/he will report to EngenderHealth’s West and Central Africa Regional Representative. This position works closely with the GYSI unit at EngenderHealth, and provides leadership, guidance and technical support to the West and Central Africa regional program portfolio, in designing, implementing and documenting GYSI focussed programming. This role is likely to require up to 25% travel.T
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