|Proposed Start Date||August 2017|
|Assignment Location||Jakarta, Indonesia|
Are you passionate about gender equality? Come work with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) one of Indonesia’s most important partners in addressing reproductive health, gender and population issues. Share your skills as a Program Research Officer in their Gender Unit.
UNFPA is an international development agency with a mission to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every child birth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. UNFPA strengthens family planning services, conducts demographic research, and delivers population education programmes at schools.
You will work with the staff in developing strategic networks and partnerships. You will increase the organisation’s research capacity in the area of female genital mutilation/ cutting (FGM/C) and child marriages. You will also assist the team to broaden the dissemination of the research results and develop advocacy strategies.
This role will increase community awareness of violence against women and harmful practices. It will also increase community involvement in prevention and management of violence against women and strengthen the capacity and coordination of the Indonesian Government institutions.
Applications for this assignment are no longer open.