Service Contract

Gender Based Violence and Human Rights Programme Officer

30 March 2018

Maseru

UNFPA is looking to recruit a Gender and Human Rights Programme Officer. The incumbent will undertake the following main tasks:

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

Assessment, planning, design, implementation and quality assurance

  • Contribute to planning and developing UNFPA's GBV strategy for the next programme cycle 2019-2023.
  • Ensure compliance to planned programme interventions with UNFPA’s global GBV strategy, country specific strategy and National strategies and policies and other relevant international commitments.
  • Based on needs and opportunities, assist in planning, and designing of new programme initiatives.
  • Provide technical inputs to different stages of programme/project cycle of the overall GBV programme: annual work plans, detailed project implementation plans, progress reports, midterm and annual review.
  • Support implementation of UNFPA's GBV programme i.e. projects on gender based violence, engaging men and boys and promoting gender justice in accordance with approved plans and budgets.
  • Promote innovative gender empowerment approaches in programming and adapt value added and cost effective solutions for targeted beneficiaries.
  • Assist in integrating right based approach in Gender programming with focus on downward accountability.