International Adviser – Myanmar Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process (AGIPP)
The position involves providing substantive and technical advice to assist the strategic growth and development of the Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process (AGIPP) to increase the participation of women in the peace process and secure gendered perspectives in the peace process outcomes.
AGIPP is a national initiative developed in 2014. It has a Steering Committee of seven organisations (Gender and Development Initiative, Gender Equality Network, Kachin State Women Network, Mon Women’s Network, Nyein (Shalom) Foundation, Women and Peace Action Network (Shan State), Women’s League of Burma, and WON/WIN-Peace). The Alliance has been created to specifically focus on increasing the participation of women in the peace process. This will include a wide range of activities including but not limited to, the development of policy papers, outreach to decision-makers and the media, the development of a vibrant website and social media presence, providing timely analysis in a range of languages. Formal funding commences from October 2015.
Location: Yangon, with travel within the country expected periodically.
Salary range: A competitive package will be offered.
Indicative timelines for the process: 15 August deadline; through September interviews will be conducted; position commences in October.
For the full selection criteria and application process please see the attached document.