Global Communities is an international development non-profit organization. Our mission is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.
Global Communities, in partnership with Management Systems International, is designing and implementing a pilot program to develop a model for holistic support to Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) survivors. The program will work in partnership with existing community structures and strengthen the legal, health-related and psychosocial services for survivors of SGBV.
The program will be located in Nineveh Governorate, with an additional office in Erbil. The program may expand into other regions based on donor and contextual needs.
Global Communities seeks an experienced Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Program Advisor (SGBV Advisor) to provide technical assistance during the first year of the program, including: conduct critical start-up activities including service mapping, community and stakeholder engagement and rapid needs assessments. The SGBV Advisor will also provide limited ongoing remote technical support throughout the first year of the program. This position reports to the COP/Team Lead.
The estimated level of effort for this assignment is 53 days. We anticipate that the assignment will begin early to mid-November 2018.
Start-up (approximately 5 weeks in Nineveh, with some time in Erbil):
Ongoing Support (2 days per month for 11 months and the possibility of an additional 2 week trip for capacity building and additional on-site technical support):