|Title:||Care and Competitiveness Field Research Consultant|
International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) has been the premier applied research institute focused on women and girls for the last four decades. ICRW works with partners to conduct empirical research, build capacity, and advocate for evidence-based practical solutions to change policies and programs. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., and with regional offices in New Delhi, India and Kampala, Uganda, ICRW conducts research to inform policies and programs seeking to alleviate poverty, promote gender equality and protect the rights of women and girls. Corporations, foundations, governments and civil society organizations partner with ICRW to discover through rigorous research how to dismantle barriers and help women and girls achieve their full potential. ICRW’s focal areas include gender-based violence, healthy transitions to adulthood, economic empowerment, HIV/AIDS, and sexual and reproductive health and rights.
At ICRW, we believe that research can and should be a process of social development, and we employ participatory methods when appropriate. Further, ICRW pursues intersectional research to the greatest extent possible. All research we undertake serves to advance ICRW’s mission of improving the status of women and girls, promoting gender equality, and eradicating poverty.
ICRW is commissioned by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to undertake research that will help strengthen the business case for private sector involvement in care provision and inform its internal and external stakeholders on innovative strategies for investing in care. Specifically, the research study will:
ICRW is looking for consultants for each of the four study countries: Turkey/Egypt/Kazakhstan/Romania to support the in-country research activities. The period of performance is up to 17 days over 2 months. Specifically, the consultants are expected to: