Organization: Miyamoto International
Closing date: 19 Oct 2021
Gender Specialist to Develop a Gender Action Plan – Short-Term Consultancy — Indian Nationals Only
Miyamoto International is a global structural engineering and disaster risk reduction firm providing resiliency expertise that sustains industries and safeguards communities around the world.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) recently awarded Miyamoto International (Miyamoto) with 5-year funding to support the Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) Secretariat and bolster India’s leadership role in disaster response and risk reduction and lead the south Asia and other member countries in addressing disaster risks by building the resilience of communities and infrastructure.
The program has three purposes:
Purpose of Consultancy
Miyamoto seeks the services of a Gender Specialist for an eight-week period to lead development of a detailed Gender Action Plan, which will address to close the identified gender gaps supporting USAID’s gender equality and women’s empowerment policy. The gender action plan to include what systems will be put in place to monitor and report the progress and lack of if any.
Gender Action Plan
The Gender Action Plan will follow USAID guidance for gender (USAID office of Gender Equality and Woman’s Empowerment and Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment (WEE) Act of 2018) and will include the following:
Detailed Gender Action Plan adhering to USAID Gender guidance and responsive to feedback from USAID, Miyamoto and CDRI.
The consultancy will take place over an 8-week period beginning in mid-October 2021.
How to apply:
Please submit a cover letter and CV by October 19, 2021 to the Miyamoto Recruitment Team at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include CDRI Gender Specialist in the email subject line.