The purpose of this position is to assist End FGM EU to highlight and promote the work of community members in ending FGM and supporting survivors. Mapping communities against FGM: • Desk review of the current data on grassroots communities’ work in Europe. • Promoting the work of community-based organisations against FGM based in Europe. • Developing online content promoting the work of community-based organisations. Programmes against FGM and GBV: • Support the implementation of the Network’s programmes. • Support in drafting reports and other documents. • Assist with the Youth Ambassadors and Ambassadors programmes. Meetings and events: • Contribute to the planning of Network events, meetings and trainings. • Support the organisation of the Annual General Assembly and the annual European Conference.
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
• A monthly allowance (food • Travel costs to Brussels (a lump sum depending on the distance to Brussels) • Monthly pocket money
TRAINING DURING THE ACTIVITY
• On-arrival training with other Solidarity Corps volunteers, and lots of learning and development opportunities with our members.
• Young volunteer between 18 and 30 living in Europe and coming from an FGM-affected community • Good English language skills, both oral and written, French is an asset • Knowledge of or interest in gender equality and gender-based violence issues • Willingness to engage in productive and challenging work • Ability to focus well under deadlines • Understanding of debates on female genital mutilation (FGM), violence against women and gender issues
A total of 34 week(s) during the period 01/03/2021 to 31/10/2021
Rue d’Edimbourg 26, 1050 Brussels Belgium
LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM
France, Belgium, Germany, Spain, Netherlands, Portugal, Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
No application deadline