Gender country profile of Iraq


Global objectives

Prepare the Iraq’s Gender Country Profile to ultimately contribute to the preparation of the EU Gender Action Plan III Country Level Implementation Plan for Iraq (GAP III CLIP for Iraq).



Specific objectives

a. The gender country profile shall provide an understanding of the extent of gender inequality in Iraq and its causes, how it intersects with other inequalities, its impacts on human rights and/or benefits of development and the Iraq’s commitment and capacity to work on GEWE issues.



b. The Gender Country Profile shall be prepared on the basis of the EU- commissioned 2018 Gender Analysis Report taking into account how the EU and EU MS support on GEWE (approach, methods, delivery and results) can be improved in the light of the EU Joint Programming effort.


Job published date: 
Monday, April 26, 2021
Application Deadline: 
Friday, April 30, 2021
Country: 
Iraq
Region: 
Asia (Central)
Body: 

Details of post


Gender expert
  • Description of post: Expert category: Cat. I (>12 years of experience)
    Qualifications and skills required: - Post-graduate degree or equivalent, with relevant experience in gender equality work, social and economic development; - Strong analytical and writing skills - Computer literacy (minimum Word, Excel);
    • General professional experience:
    - A minimum of 5 years of experience in gender analysis and social development
    - Knowledge of EU external relations policies and instruments;
    - Knowledge of EU Gender Action Plans II and III; - Excellent knowledge of international/regional agreements and initiatives on gender and development (UNSCR 1325 and related UNSCR on women, Peace and Security, CEDAW, Beijing, MDGs, SDGs, etc.).
    - Experience of working in Iraq, and in one or more sectors of the EU- Iraq development cooperation sectors is highly desirable
    - Demonstrated experience in managing a team of experts.

    • Specific professional experience:
    - Specific experience and expertise in leading and developing gender analysis and Gender Country Profile in complex contexts, including an extensive experience in conceptualising and testing indicators and baselines following a Logical Analysis Framework;
    - Specific experience and expertise on key sectors selected for EU support;
    • Language skills: - Fluency in English both written and oral.
    - Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.
  • Duration: 20 day(s)
    Gender expert
  • Description of post: General description of the position: • Expert category: Cat. II (>6 years of experience)
    • Qualifications and skills required: - University degree or equivalent in social science, development studies, gender studies or equivalent;
    - Strong analytical and writing skills
    - Computer literacy (minimum Word, Excel)
    • General professional experience:
    - A minimum of 3 years extensive experience in the context of gender and development and/ or as a consultant on gender related studies.
    - Extensive knowledge of the development context of Iraq including the political, economic, social, and cultural contexts.
    - Demonstrated experience of EU practices in development programmes related to gender equality, women empowerment.
    - Experience of at least one consultancy assignment.

    • Specific professional experience:
    - Specific professional experience in conducting gender analysis at country/sector/programme levels and in gender mainstreaming. - Extensive experience in conceptualising a Logical Framework Approach.
    • Language skills: - Fluency in English and Arabic both written and oral.
  • Duration: 20 day(s)
    Name of Project: 
    Gender country profile of Iraq
    Status: 
    Closed
    Project start date: 
    Wednesday, May 19, 2021
    Project end date: 
    Sunday, July 18, 2021
    Duration: 
    60 day(s)