Duties And Responsibilities
Provide coordination and technical support to the implementation of the regional project: Addressing Gender Discriminatory Laws and Their Impact on Women and Girls in the Middle East and North Africa focusing on quality control from formulation to implementation:
Participate in organizing regional policy dialogue on discrimination in legislation for Parliamentarians, Ministers of Justice, Ministers of Gender and CSOs;
Work with relevant partners in organizing preparatory or follow up dialogues on discrimination in legislation;
Coordinate the project implementation with the partner agencies and other regional/international partners including with other UN agencies;
Provide technical inputs to monitoring and reporting, including donor reporting;
Identify relevant country-level initiatives useful to promote legal change at the national level through research, data collection, and analysis;
Provide capacity-building support for the identified initiatives and develop communication and advocacy materials to promote the legal change at the national level.
Contribute technically to the strengthening of the Arab regional Gender Justice and the Law initiative:
Provide technical inputs to update and disseminate 18 Gender Justice and the Law national reports;
Propose a mechanism to ensure regional stakeholders and partners have better access to data and analysis on laws affecting gender equality and discrimination;
Monitor regional trends related to the implementation of legal and policy recommendations raised by Gender Justice Reports;
Advocate for legal and policy reforms based on the above-mentioned approach and tool.
Provide Technical Input To The Creation Of Strategic Partnerships
Maintain partnerships with inter-governmental institutions, relevant donors, UN agencies, private sector, civil society and other stakeholders who are active in the areas of access to justice;
Analyze and research information on partners, prepare substantive briefs on possible areas of cooperation and identify opportunities for initiation of new interventions in order to contribute to the overall organizational effort in partnership building;
Maintain relationships with the Government of Japan;
Maintain partnerships with UN partner agencies such as UNDP, UNFPA, and ESCWA.
Provide Inputs To Knowledge Building And Management
Provide technical inputs to knowledge networks and communities of practice;
Collect good practices at the national level and provide input to policy documents;
Draft briefing notes, talking points, background papers, and presentations as requested;
Share information and organize training for the Country Office personnel on the thematic areas assigned.Apply for here