Gouvernement du Canada

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Gender Advisor

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Voluntary Service Overseas Canada
Acronyme : VSO Canada
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : VSO is an international development agency that works through volunteers. Our vision is a world without poverty in which people work together to fulfill their potential. VSO welcomes volunteer professionals from an ever-increasing range of countries, backgrounds, and ages. National Partner Agencies in Canada, India, Kenya, the Netherlands, the Philippines and the United Kingdom recruit volunteers from many different countries worldwide. Internationally, VSO currently has more than 2000 volunteers working in more than 30 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Pacific region, and Eastern Europe.

As outlined in VSO's corporate strategic plan, Focus for Change, six key development goals link the priorities of our partner organizations, international development targets and VSO's distinctive competence. Our goals reflect the priorities set out in Country Strategic Plans developed by each VSO program in consultation with in-country partners. VSO's development goal areas are: Education, HIV and AIDS, Health and Social Well-being, Secure Livelihoods, Participation and Governance, and Disability.
Adresse : 151 Slater Street, Suite 806
Ottawa, Ontario,
K1P 5H3
FAX: (613) 234-1444
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Personne ressource : Meaghon Dunphy
Courriel : inquiry@vsocan.org
Pays : Cameroun
Ville : Maroua
Secteur : Éducation
Description du stage : The Provincial Delegation of Basic Education is currently undergoing a review of its tools and methods of implementing gender mainstreaming tools.

In Canada
The Canadian phase of this internship will include pre-departure briefing, preparation, and resettlement activities. Six months of this internship will be spent in placement overseas.

Building on the work of the previous CIDA-IYIP Researcher, the Gender Advisor will be responsible for:

- Disseminating the research identified and documented by the Gender Researcher regarding social practices that prevent the education of girls in the province.
- Collaborating with Provincial Delegation of Basic Education members to develop a framework for gender mainstreaming in the different stages of education and implement this framework.
- Implementing a marketing strategy for mainstreaming girl education to sensitize the general public as well as education practitioners.
- Developing and building relationships with officials of the Provincial Delegation of Basic Education.
Organisation d'accueil : Provincial Delegation of Basic Education
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Provincial Delegation of Basic Education is the ministry division responsible for implementing the programming and curriculum for primary education in the Far North province of Cameroon.