Position: Gender Equality Advisor
Employer: Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Deadline: July 23, 2021
Employment Type: Employment
Position Level: Mid Level
Closing Date: July 23, 2021
The position of Gender Equality (GE) Advisor guides the integration of gender equality and women’s empowerment across AKFC’s portfolio and organization. This includes significant new and existing projects in Africa and Asia, as well as AKF’s activities in Canada and the United States. In fulfilling this role, the GE Advisor will work in close collaboration and consultation with the Aga Khan Foundation’s Global Lead, Gender Equality, and Regional Gender Advisors for Africa and Asia.
The GE Advisor will work closely with the AKF Programs Team in North America to develop and implement programming that effectively integrates and achieves gender equality and women’s empowerment objectives and results. The GE Advisor will assist AKFC and its implementing partners to develop and implement project-specific gender equality strategies, and strengthen the capacity of implementing agencies to identify specific opportunities for improving and mainstreaming gender equality through project cycles.