The UN Women Office in Myanmar focusses on Governance, Peace and Security with a significant component of its work on the current peace process and on post-conflict governance reform. This includes research, policy advocacy and capacity building on a spectrum of issues from a gender equality and women’s rights perspective, such as: the international human rights architecture on women, peace and security; the national architecture and process on the same; mediation, ceasefire monitoring; federalism; a women’s agenda for peace; inclusion of women and their priorities in all aspects of the peace process; governance, security and justice sector reform. Against this background and as the process for the National Dialogue begins in Myanmar, UN Women seeks to hire an International Consultant to write a paper on Gender and Federalism in Myanmar, in close consultation with its Myanmar Office.
Read more about the position and application process here. Applications close 31st August 2016.