Free Press Unlimited is looking for a Gender Media Expert. Expected start date in February in the Middle East (Turkey).
Aimed to integrate gender sensitive reporting in the capacity building programme for media outlet and institutional Middle East partners (Syria) the suitable candidate will train, advise and coach on gender balance. In a number of consultancies the gender-media expert will work together with a senior coach/trainer to design workshops, do the follow-up and coaching of journalists and members of media institutions based on an agreed methodology and tools. The expert will help to monitor content of trainees on gender sensitive aspects aimed to activate the knowledge and skills developed in the trainings. The result should lead to an increase in professionally produced stories that are fully gender sensitive.
The expert and the coach cooperation is aimed to keep synergy and continuity in the learning programme as well as result oriented. The consultancies will be on basic (or intermediate) level, however the needs assessment results will be the guideline to tailor made the consultancy design and to define its level.
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