Duties and Responsibilities
Under the overall oversight of the representative, guidance of the Programme Specialist and working closely with the Programme Officer responsible for the humanitarian areas, the consultant will undertake the following major activities :
Prepare the four-day training including :
Selection of an estimated 25 participants. The participants will be staff from the different sectors engaged in all the clusters of the humanitarian response, professionals from women-s organizations and selected professionals from academic institutions who voluntarily apply for the training;
Design the training to build the capacity of a core team of professionals working in the humanitarian area to become future resource persons on the subject main cluster themes.
To measure the impact of the training, a pre- and post-assessment quiz must be developed and conducted;
Promote a common approach on how to address gender issues in the different clusters government bodies, provincial actors and local communities;
Promote the establishment of an inter-cluster Gender Task Force.
Facilitate the four-day training.
Provide recommended follow up actions.
Training Programme in accordance with the UN Training on Gender and Humanitarian Action, to be delivered by one week after signing the contract;
Training materials in Portuguese, including a pre-workshop and a post-workshop assessment quiz, to be delivered by ten days after signing the contract;
Facilitation of the training, during a four-day workshop within the first 15 days of December 2015;
Training Report with Recommended Follow up Actions, to be submitted within one week after completion of the training.
All deliverables shall be agreed with the UN Women Programme Specialist and presented in Portuguese both electronic and hard copies.
Final activity report shall be presented in English
Master’s degree or equivalent in social sciences, international relations, public administration, gender issues, or other development-related fields.
A minimum of eight years working experience within the field of humanitarian action;
Substantive knowledge and experience related to current policies and practices in the fields of gender equality and humanitarian action.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Portuguese.