Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security


Researcher-Social Sciences (Gender, Poverty and Institutions)

The person and the job:

The CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE), led by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), explores and supports a paradigm shift in sustainable intensification of agricultural production systems through placing natural resources at the forefront...

Expiry date: 22/05/2014
ICARDA - Social Scientist


ICARDA is recruiting a Social Scientist for immediate availability. This position will lead research on the social aspects of agricultural research for development including gender aspects. The social scientist will support and work across ICARDA research programs and particularly within the Dryland Systems CGIAR Research Program (CRP)....

Expiry date: 13/07/2014
Consultancy - Gender Capacity Development Specialist

ILRI and the CGIAR’s Research Program on Livestock and Fish (LAF) seeks to recruit a Gender Capacity Development Specialist to enhance ILRI’s contribution to the Gender and Capacity Development aspects of the 2014/2015 Annual Work Plans.

The consultancy assignment is for twelve months and max. 120 working days and involves working...

Expiry date: 25/08/2014
Research Leader: gender and climate change


The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), have been spearheading gender, agriculture and climate change research for a number of years now. CCAFS have made the need to understand and transform gender dynamics in relation to climate change one of our most important priorities as they believe gender and social equity underpins the success of...

Expiry date: 09/09/2014
CIAT - Gender Research Coordinator


The International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) works to reduce hunger and poverty, and improve human nutrition in the tropics through research aimed at increasing the eco-efficiency of agriculture. CIAT is a member of the CGIAR Consortium, a global research partnership working many partners for a...

Expiry date: 08/10/2014
International consultant for a study on Gender, Water Governance and Food Security

Period of consultancy (When Actually Employed): November 2014 – October 2015
Total number of working days: 30 days
Home based with travels to New York (March 2015) and Rome (October 2015)


Water is key to food and nutrition security. Water of sufficient quantity and quality is an essential input to all types of agricultural...

Expiry date: 01/12/2014
Deputy Director, Gender Responsive Agriculture

Are you passionate about driving the gender responsive agriculture agenda across sub-Saharan Africa? Do you have substantial experience of working in Africa in research, and/or the international development environment with a proven track record in monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management, communication, or public relations?


Expiry date: 19/01/2015
Regional Director (Africa) - World Fish
Reporting to the Deputy Director General, the Regional Director will provide strategic leadership to achieve growth and impact in the African Region, and strengthen the WorldFish brand in Africa and beyond through effectively positioning the organization for excellence in high quality research that leads to demonstrated outcomes and impact, in line with our mission to reduce poverty and...
Expiry date: 31/01/2015
Advisor to the Special Envoy on Gender
Advisor to the Special Envoy on Gender


The Office of the Special Envoy on Gender has the objective to implement, the Bank Group’s Gender Strategy. The strategy recognizes the need to reduce gender inequalities by ‘’strengthening women’s legal and property rights, promoting women’s economic empowerment, and enhancing knowledge management and capacity building on gender equality. These priority areas...

Expiry date: 17/04/2015
Exciting Opportunity for Gender and Science Expert at AWARD

The position holder will provide strategic direction and oversight of AWARD’s science and gender responsive agricultural science initiatives.

Roles and responsibilities


  • Provide strategic leadership of AWARD’s science initiatives including implementation of the advanced science training.
  • Shape the content of...
Expiry date: 08/05/2015