Since 1963 and in 148 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.
Gender Analysis Consultant, Myanmar
The USAID Agriculture and Food Systems Development Activity (AFDA) facilitates the transformation of agriculture and food systems by increasing productivity, inclusiveness, and competitiveness of the agricultural market system in the zone of influence (ZOI) such as Kachin State, Shan State, Mandalay Region, Sagaing Region and Magway Region. To help refine the overall strategy and deliver on outcomes around women’s empowerment in agriculture and food systems, gender equity, and broader social inclusion, AFDA seeks to better understand gender gaps and opportunities within the Zone of Influence (ZOI) and within specific sectors and value chains. The Gender Analysis Consultant will lead the AFDA gender analysis in close coordination with the AFDA team and the ACDI/VOCA HQ Director of Gender and Youth. The assignment is anticipated for 160 hours of effort in February and March 2020.