Leave a comment

Small-Scale Women Farmers Lead the Way: The Female Food Hero Initiative, A brown-bag lunch event featuring Nigerian Female Food Hero, Monica Maigari

Thursday 10 March 2016, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm EST (-5 GMT), at the Oxfam America DC office, Capitol Conference Room,1101 17th St NW #1300, Washington, DC 20036, or online (instructions below). 

Lunch will be provided to those attending. Please RSVP to Jim French, jfrench@oxfamamcerica.org

To participate in the program online:

Meeting Link: https://nethope.webex.com/nethope/j.php?MTID=md2c233758a611fed1d26e9f21cf09533

Audio connection: 1-866-3864210 (US) Call-in toll-free number / 1-443-8636601 (US) Call-in number / View global numbers

Conference Code: 975 113 4594

Meeting number: 827 907 852


Leave a comment

Two employment Opportunities: UN Women/Oxfam and FAO

The 2006 IASC Gender Handbook is due for an update, as was recently done for its sister publication, the GBV Guidelines.  As per the GRG’s 2015 AWP, UN Women and Oxfam are facilitating this process and to this end, we are looking to hire a consultant to undertake the work.  The post has been advertised on UNDP’s job site at the following link:  https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_lang=en&cur_job_id=60251   The deadline for applications is 6th October.

FAO is looking for a senior consultant (policy expert) on gender and food security.

For more information please read the Terms of Reference or visit  http://www.fao.org/employment/current-vacancies/consultants/en/