National consultant – Gender and Child Labour in Fisheries
Phnom Penh (Cambodia)
FAO seeks gender, geographical and linguistic diversity in its staff and international consultants in order to best serve FAO Members in all regions.
Qualified female applicants and qualified nationals of non-and under-represented member countries are encouraged to apply.
Persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.
All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
The FAO Representation in Cambodia is responsible for developing, promoting, overseeing and implementing agreed strategies for addressing country food, agriculture and rural development priorities. It develops and maintains relations with country-wide institutions including Government Institutions and Development Partners. FAO has been requested to provide technical assistance to the government’s CAPFISH-Capture work plan in the form of an EU Capacity Support project GCP/CMB/043/EC. The FAO-CapFish Technical Assistance project supports the Fisheries conservation and management pillar within the CAPFISH-Capture Fisheries Programme. Technical support for institutional and capacity enhancement on gender-sensitive fisheries management and conservation project (TCP/CMB/3705) complements FAO-CapFish TA project by supporting gender and child labour assessments and the development of a gender action plan for FAO-CapFish TA, as well as institutional analysis of data collection system(s) that would be used as basis/input for improving fisheries management and conservation in Cambodia.
National consultant reports to FAO Representative in Cambodia.
Under the overall supervision of the FAO Representative in Cambodia, and under the direct supervision of Assistant FAO Representative (Programme) in close collaboration with the CTA and the international and national counterparts, he/she will be responsible for the implementation of Output 3 (Assessments of gender and child labour in fisheries communities and value chains) of the TCP/CMB/3705 project in strong coordination with the International Gender Specialist.
Tasks and responsibilities
CANDIDATES WILL BE ASSESSED AGAINST THE FOLLOWING
FAO Core Competencies
Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency.