UN Women is leading the overall coordination of Stream I of the Spotlight Initiative Africa Regional Program (SIARP) that aims to promote regional response to addressing Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV), Harmful Practices (HP), and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights (SRH&RR) in Africa. In addition, UN Women coordinates the implementation of activities under Pillar 6 of Stream I in close collaboration with recipient UN organizations (RUNOs) namely the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
UN Women Liaison Office seeks to engage a ‘’National Consultant – Program Specialist” to coordinate the implementation of Stream I component and pillar 6 activities, manage the partnership with regional partners and other stakeholders, oversee the monitoring and reporting of the program, manage financial resources and support resource mobilization strategies.
The consultant will be expected to perform the following specific duties:
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