Gender and Climate Change Specialist Consultant - Tenders Global

Gender and Climate Change Specialist Consultant

United Nations Children's Fund




UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfilling their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
Review and provide input on climate change country and regional proposals, programme documents and reports to strengthen gender integration in analysis, M&E and reporting in alignment with UNICEF Gender Action Plan, Climate Action Plan and Green Climate Fund Gender Policy:

  • Review and examine country and regional GCF proposals, concept notes, and programme documents related to climate change, to ensure the strategies, interventions, and expected outcomes are gender-transformative, with a focus on specific considerations for how climate change affects women and girls
  • Enhance the gender analysis within programme documents to ensure that the impact of climate change on women, men, girls and boys, including an intersectional lens, is clearly understood and articulated
  • Examine the existing M&E frameworks to ensure the logical framework, Theory of Change, and monitoring indicators capture gender-specific data and gendered-impact
  • Evaluate gender component of Environmental and Social Safeguards that are developed by Country Offices
  • Mapping of gender-transformative climate change intiatives from East Asia and Pacific, in line with the goal areas of the UNICEF Gender Action Plan 2022-2025, Climate Action Plan and Green Climate Fund Gender Policy
  • Develop a compendium on cases of gender-transformative climate change initiatives in East Asia and Pacific; the mapping should be aligned to the UNICEF Strategic Plan goal areas: Health & nutrition (Goal Area 1); Education (Goal Area 2); Child protection (Goal Area 3); WASH (Goal Area 4); Social Protection (Goal Area 5); and Gender-based violence (cross-cutting priority)
  • Develop a draft and revise the draft based on two rounds of feedback
  • Lead and coordinate internal UNICEF consultation process with sectors and other country offices to conduct the mapping
  • Develop a Powerpoint presentation summarizing the report
  • Work with a designer to finalize a designed version of the report
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have:
  • A minimum of seven years’ experience of working in gender and climate change programmes and/or research
  • Demonstrable experience of providing technical input on climate-change related programme documents to integrate gender
  • Demonstrable experience of conducting high-quality analysis on the gender-climate change intersectionality
  • Excellent written and oral skills in English
  • Experience of working with UNICEF on gender and/or climate change
  • Experiences of working on the Gender Action Plan Priorities (health and nutrition; education; child protection; WASH; social protection and gender-based violence)
  • Experience of working in East Asia and Pacific




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