DEADLINE: MAY 4, 2022 — African Women in Media (AWiM) seeks a Research Consultant for its project, media reporting of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWGs) in Nigeria.
AWiM launched the three-year VAWGs research project to intervene in the current state of reporting stories on VAWGs in five states in Nigeria: Borno, Edo, Ekiti, Ondo and Plateau.
The project involves capacity building of women journalists, an investigative project, and research. The research will lead to reports, a gender policy framework, and a media toolkit for reporting and investigating VAWG.
The research consultant must have expertise in researching media, gender, development or related social science field.
Applicants must have excellent English written skills.
The deadline for applications is May 4, 2022.
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