|Title:||Qualitative Research Consultant|
Anchored in the principle of human dignity, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) advances gender equity, social inclusion and shared prosperity. For 45 years, ICRW has been the world’s leading nonprofit building evidence for how to improve the lives of women, girls and other marginalized people.
Our research, advocacy and programs focus on the intersections of education and positive youth development, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and sustainable livelihoods and equitable workplaces. Gender-based violence is considered as a factor in everything we do, and we are currently keeping COVID19 impact and recovery in the frame of all our work. Our partners and clients include community-based and nongovernmental organizations; bilateral and multilateral agencies; foundations, philanthropists and corporations; governments; and academic and financial institutions.
ICRW in partnership with Equimundo (formerly Promundo) and MenEngage Alliance is undertaking a stocktaking of policies, programs, initiatives, and practices of the government, civil society, private sector, and development partners in engaging men and boys for gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE) in Maldives, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and India.
The stocktaking will mainly investigate initiatives that promote boys’ and men’s involvement for women’s entry in sectors traditionally associated with men, and address how or in what ways patriarchal structures and masculine ideologies, if prevalent, in these sectors continue to perpetuate a continued exclusion of women and have adverse implications for men. The stocktaking results will inform the strategies of the Asian Development Bank’s South Asia Department (ADB-SARD) in promoting of men’s and boys’ engagement in challenging and changing unequal gender norms and practices.
For this purpose, ICRW is hiring a National Consultant (NC) for India.
Scope of Work:
Under the stocktaking the NC will:
Master’s degree in social sciences/development studies/related fields.
Minimum 4-5 years of relevant work experience. Experience working on gender issues and conducting key informant interviews/in-depth interviews required.
The NC will report to Sapna Kedia from ICRW.
The contract duration is for 35 days between August to September 2022. The workplan is as follows:
|1.||Completion of KIIs||X|
|2.||Summary of KII notes||X|
|3.||Adding inputs from the KIIs into existing report||X|
Revise country report in collaboration with Senior Consultant
Remuneration: INR 60,000-70,000 for the assignment. To be finalized based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV and a relevant writing sample.
ICRW is committed to promoting a culture of equity through our recruitment processes, staff training, policies & procedures, Board membership, and research programming. We believe that all people deserve an equal opportunity for employment, advancement, and fulfillment - regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity & expression, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We are committed to expanding our definition for what diversity means, moving beyond the binaries, and setting new standards for ourselves and across sectors.
ICRW is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable.
Last date to apply: August 5, 2022
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