[Svrilist] SVRI Update: 21 01 09

Sexual Violence Research Initiative svri at mrc.ac.za
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Dear SVRI List Members

This SVRI Update contains a variety of sexual violence related research and resources. Please email svri at mrc.ac.za if you would like us to include relevant sexual violence resources and materials in the SVRI Updates. For more information and resources on sexual violence and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative visit www.svri.org <http://www.svri.org/>  

Today's SVRI Update includes the following:
[Summaries directly taken or adapted from source]

I. Webpages/Sites
II. Online Publications
III. Journal Articles
IV. Events
V. Funding Links / Scholarships / Research Opportunities
VI. SVRI Online Discussion Forum
VII. Vacancies

I. Webpages/Sites

Men Can Stop Rape: Men Can Stop Rape mobilizes male youth to prevent men's violence against women. Website: http://www.mencanstoprape.org/

SVRI Forum 2009: The SVRI is pleased to invite you to its first conference, SVRI Forum 2009: Coordinated evidence-based responses to end sexual violence, to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa from 6 - 9 July 2009. The conference is aimed at promoting research on sexual violence, highlighting innovation and encouraging sharing and networking in the area of sexual violence. Webpage: http://svriforum2009.svri.org/index.htm 

ASTRA: ASTRA is a regional network of NGOs and individuals advocating in a collective voice for sexual and reproductive health and rights in Central and Eastern Europe. Visit their new website at: http://www.astra.org.pl

Fifth Women's World Conference: The purpose of this website is to help create a groundswell of support for a United Nations sponsored Fifth Women's World Conference that in size and influence would be a major step toward a change in planetary consciousness through the active involvement of women at every level of society. Website: http://www.5wwc.org/welcome.html

Mauritania - Video - A Question of Rape: In the Islamic state of Mauritania it is illegal to have a boyfriend or girlfriend. Rape is undefined in the country's law. Webpage: http://video.unfpa.org/?v=62631460630029072062008

Working towards the elimination of crimes against women and girls committed in the name of honor: In October 2004 the United Nations General Assembly passed an historic Resolution on the elimination of crimes against women and girls committed in the name of honor. This Resolution is now available in 19 languages: Website: http://www.wunrn.com/reference/crimes_honor.htm

International Child Abduction/Custody and Domestic Violence: The University of Minnesota and University of Washington Schools of Social Work, United States, have created a new online resource concerning the relationship between domestic violence and international child custody and child abduction issues.[Source: Violence Against Women Monitor - January 2009] Website: http://hcch.e-vision.nl/index_en.php?act=text.display&tid=21

II. Online Publications

Haiti: Don't turn your back on girls: Sexual violence against girls in Haiti, Amnesty International, November 2008: Amnesty International released a comprehensive report on sexual violence against girls in Haiti in late November of 2008. [Source: Violence Against Women Monitor - January 2009] Full report: http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/asset/AMR36/004/2008/en/f8487127-b1a5-11dd-86b0-2b2f60629879/amr360042008eng.pdf

Painful Lessons: The Politics of Preventing Sexual Violence and Bullying at School, Working Paper 295. Nicola Jones, Karen Moore, Eliana Villar-Marquez, with Emma Broadbent, Overseas Development Institute, Plan International, 2008: This paper identifies policies, programs, and legal instruments that address school violence in the developing world. [Source: Youth InfoNet 52: youth reproductive health and HIV prevention] Full document: http://www.odi.org.uk/resources/odi-publications/working-papers/295-painful-lessons-preventing-sexual-violence.pdf

Recovery and Reintegration of Children from the Effects of Sexual Exploitation and Related Trafficking. Professor Stewart Asquith, Elspeth Turner. A Report commissioned by Oak Foundation Child Abuse Programme, Geneva 2008: This report discusses strategies for improving the world's response to exploited children and challenges and barriers that must be addressed. [Source: Youth InfoNet 52: youth reproductive health and HIV prevention] Full document: http://www.oakfnd.org/activities/2007/Recovery_and_Reintegration_English.pdf

Forgotten Sisters: Recognising and Responding to Domestic Violence in the Lives of Women with Disabilities. Paper presented to: Domestic Violence, Disability and Cultural Safety National Forum 2007 Diverse and Inclusive Practice: Redrawing the Boundaries Nov 8-9, 2007, Brighton-Le-Sands, NSW, Australia, Dr Leanne Dowse, and Annie Parkinson, Women With Disabilities Australia, November 2007: The information presented in this paper is a snapshot of the content of the WWDA Violence Against Women with Disabilities Resource Manual. [Source: WUNRN] Full document: http://www.wwda.org.au/dowsedv07.pdf

Care in Collaboration: Preventing Secondary Victimisation Through a Holistic Approach to Pre-Court Sexual Violence Interventions. Linda Louise Beckett. A thesis submitted to the Victoria University of Wellington in fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology, Victoria University of Wellington, 2007: This doctoral study examines how sexual violence is responded to in New Zealand. Through an international comparative analysis of New Zealand's responsiveness and systems overseas, government-led and funded planning and implementation of services is argued as a moral and practical imperative in developing the holistic responses requisite to recovery from sexual victimisation. [Source: author] Full document available online at: http://www.svri.org/nzd.htm#reports

For more country specific resources on sexual violence visit our country pages:  http://www.svri.org/countries.htm 

III. Journal Articles

Sexual Narcissism and the Perpetration of Sexual Aggression. Widman L, McNulty JK. Arch Sex Behav 2009; ePub: Despite indirect evidence linking narcissism to sexual aggression, studies directly examining this relationship have yielded inconsistent results. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_93866_20

Interpersonal Violence Against Women: The Role of Men. Schwartz, M.D. and DeKeseredy, W.S., Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice. 24:178-185, 2008: Attempting to solve the problem of interpersonal violence by dealing with the private problems of individuals is a strategy doomed to failure. [Source: author] Full abstract online at: http://ccj.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/24/2/178

Which women are more likely to be abused? Public housing, cohabitation, and separated/divorced women. Walter S. DeKeseredy, Martin D. Schwartz; Shahid Alvi. Criminal Justice Studies, <http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/title~content=t713400035~db=all~tab=issueslist~branches=21#v21> 21(4):283 - 293. 2008: Data collected at Canadian public housing estates in eastern Ontario are used here to analyze two hypotheses. Overall these women report more violence than do otherwise situated women in other general surveys. [Source: author] Full abstract online at: http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~content=a906342026~db=all~order=page

Child abuse and dentistry: a study of knowledge and attitudes among Nigerian dentists. Bankole OO, Denloye OO, Adeyemi AT. Afr J Med Med Sci; 37(2): 125-34. 2008: The aim of the study is to assess the knowledge and attitudes of Nigerian dentists towards child abuse. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_91366_20

Child abuse and neglect: Is it time for a public health approach? O'Donnell M, Scott D, Stanley F. Aust N Z J Public Health; 32(4): 325-30. 2008: This paper hopes to raise some alternative thinking as to the overall approaches to child abuse and neglect with a greater focus on prevention. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_90043_20

Child abuse in blended households: Reports from runaway and homeless youth. McRee N. Child Abuse Negl 2008; ePub: Building upon prior research that reveals an elevated risk of abuse to children in blended households, the study considers whether risk of abuse varies by the type of non-related parent figure (i.e., stepparent, adoptive parent, or cohabiting adult) in residence. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_87107_20

Child Sexual Abuse and Adult Romantic Adjustment: Comparison of Single- and Multiple-Indicator Measures. Godbout N, Sabourin S, Lussier Y. J Interpers Violence 2008; ePub: This study compared the usefulness of single- and multiple-indicator strategies in a model examining the role of child sexual abuse to predict later marital satisfaction through attachment and psychological distress. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_87098_20

Child sexual abuse and sexually transmitted infections: Review of joint genitourinary medicine and pediatric examination practice. Kawsar M, Long S, Srivastava OP. Int J STD AIDS; 19(5): 349-50. 2008: The review of our practice re-enforced the importance of joint examination of children with suspected STIs. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_87503_20

Child sexual abuse is largely hidden from the adult society: An epidemiological study of adolescents' disclosures. Priebe G, Svedin CG. Child Abuse Negl; 32(12): 1095-108. 2008: The aim of this study was to investigate disclosure rates and disclosure patterns and to examine predictors of non-disclosure in a sample of male and female adolescents with self-reported experiences of sexual abuse. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_92401_20

Child sexual abuse, early family risk, and childhood parentification: Pathways to current psychosocial adjustment. Fitzgerald MM, Schneider RA, Salstrom S, Zinzow HM, Jackson J, Fossel RV. J Fam Psychol; 22(2): 320-4. 2008: In this study, the authors examined the role of parentification (children assuming adult-like roles in the family) as it relates to family risk (parental psychopathology, parental illness, and domestic violence), child sexual abuse, and psychosocial adjustment in 499 college women.  [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_86726_20

Childhood abuse and later parenting outcomes in two American Indian tribes. Libby AM, Orton HD, Beals J, Buchwald D, Manson SM. Child Abuse Negl 2008; ePub: The aim of this study was to examine the relationship of childhood physical and sexual abuse with reported parenting satisfaction and parenting role impairment later in life among American Indians. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_85629_20

Childhood Family Violence and Perpetration and Victimization of Intimate Partner Violence: Findings From a National Population-Based Study of Couples. McKinney CM, Caetano R, Ramisetty-Mikler S, Nelson S. Ann Epidemiol 2008; ePub: This study sought to examine the relation between childhood family violence and intimate partner violence. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_90793_20

Childhood maltreatment and antisocial behavior: Comparison of self-reported and substantiated maltreatment. Smith CA, Ireland TO, Thornberry TP, Elwyn L. Am J Orthopsychiatry; 78(2): 173-86. 2008: The goal of this study is to compare maltreatment reports from official Child Protective Services records with retrospectively self-reported measures. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_91391_20
 
Childhood sexual abuse and non-suicidal self-injury: Meta-analysis. Klonsky ED, Moyer A. Br J Psychiatry; 192: 166-70. 2008: A meta-analysis was conducted to determine systematically the magnitude of the association between childhood sexual abuse and self-injurious behaviour. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_85642_20
 
Childhood sexual abuse by a family member, salivary cortisol, and homicidal behavior of female prison inmates. Brewer-Smyth K, Burgess AW. Nurs Res; 57(3): 166-74. 2008: To determine if females sexually abused by a family member as a child also experienced more childhood physical abuse, had more neurological histories including traumatic brain injuries, displayed more homicidal behaviors, and had abnormal diurnal variation in the stress hormone cortisol compared with females not sexually abused by a family member. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_87701_20

Clarifying consent: Primary prevention of sexual assault on a college campus. Borges AM, Banyard VL, Moynihan MM. J Prev Interv Commun; 36(1-2): 75-88. 2008: The current study aimed to evaluate the utility of a prevention education program focused on teaching students about consent. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_92250_20

Coerced sexual intercourse within marriage: A clinic-based study of pregnant Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Khawaja M, Hammoury N. J Midwifery Womens Health; 53(2): 150-4. 2008: This study examines the correlates of forced sexual intercourse among pregnant refugee women attending an antenatal clinic in Sidon, Lebanon. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_85557_20

Direct and Indirect Links Between Childhood Maltreatment, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Women's Health. Lang AJ, Aarons GA, Gearity J, Laffaye C, Satz L, Dresselhaus TR, Stein MB. Behav Med; 33(4): 125-36. 2008: The authors evaluated the relationships among childhood maltreatment, sexual trauma in adulthood, posttraumatic stress disorder, and health functioning in women. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_85522_20

Dissociation in foster preschoolers: A replication and assessment study. Hulette AC, Fisher PA, Kim HK, Ganger W, Landsverk JL. J Trauma Dissociation; 9(2): 173-90. 2008: The current study provides evidence that children who experience multiple forms of maltreatment are more likely to be dissociative, perhaps due to a greater need for a coping mechanism to manage the distress of that maltreatment. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_92765_20

Distress and Pain During Pelvic Examinations: Effect of Sexual Violence. Weitlauf JC, Finney JW, Ruzek JI, Lee TT, Thrailkill A, Jones S, Frayne SM. Obstet Gynecol; 112(6): 1343-1350. 2008: Distress and pain during pelvic examinations may indicate a history of previous sexual violence, particularly in those with posttraumatic stress disorder. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_92359_20

Does Screening in the Emergency Department Hurt or Help Victims of Intimate Partner Violence? Houry D, Kaslow NJ, Kemball RS, McNutt LA, Cerulli C, Straus H, Rosenberg E, LU C, Rhodes KV. Ann Emerg Med 2008; ePub: Among patients screening positive for intimate partner violence, there were no identified adverse events related to screening, and many had contacted community resources. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_85623_20

Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault: College Women's Risk Perception and Behavioral Choices. Crawford E, Wright MO, Birchmeier Z. J Am Coll Health; 57(3): 261-72. 2008: The authors investigated relationships among prior victimization, risk perceptions, and behavioral choices in responding to drug-facilitated sexual assault in a college party where alcohol is available.  [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_91532_20

Domestic violence management in Malaysia: A survey on the primary health care providers. Othman S, Mat Adenan NA. Asia Pac Fam Med; 7(1): 2. 2008: Lack of positive attitude and positive practices among the staff towards domestic violence identification and management might be related to inadequate knowledge and inappropriate personal values regarding domestic violence. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_91603_20

Forensic sexual assault examination and genital injury: Is skin color a source of health disparity? Sommers MS, Zink TM, Fargo JD, Baker RB, Buschur C, Shambley-Ebron DZ, Fisher BS. Am J Emerg Med; 26(8): 857-66. 2008: The study objectives were to (1) estimate the frequency, prevalence, type, and location of anogenital injury in black and white women after consensual sex and (2) investigate the role of skin color in the detection of injury during the forensic sexual assault examination. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_91000_20

Functional Activation and Neural Networks in Women with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Related to Intimate Partner Violence. Simmons AN, Paulus MP, Thorp SR, Matthews SC, Norman SB, Stein MB. Biol Psychiatry 2008; ePub: This study revealed increased activation in the anterior/middle insula during negative anticipation in women with IPV-related PTSD. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_89035_20

How do sexual assault characteristics vary as a function of perpetrators' level of intoxication? Parkhill MR, Abbey A, Jacques-Tiura AJ. Addict Behav 2008; ePub: The characteristics of the sexual assaults described by men who drank heavily during the incident significantly differed from those described by light drinkers and nondrinkers on a variety of measures including their use of physical force and perceptions of the seriousness of the incident. [Source: SafetyLit: 19 January 2009] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_92592_20

Experiences of Sexual Coercion Among Adolescent Women: Qualitative Findings From Rakai District, Uganda. Wagman, J., J. N. Baumgartner, et al.  J Interpers Violence. 2008: This article presents results from focus group discussions and in-depth interviews with pregnant and never pregnant sexually active female adolescents, aged 15 to 17, residing in Rakai District, Uganda, to examine sexual coercion, its context, and the links between coercion and adolescent reproductive health outcomes. [Source: RAISE Initiative Literature Review for 16 January 2009] Full abstract: http://jiv.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/0886260508327707v1

Thinking Critically About Rural Gender Relations: Toward a Rural Masculinity Crisis/Male Peer Support Model of Separation/Divorce Sexual Assault. Walter DeKeseredy Æ Joseph F. Donnermeyer Æ Martin D. Schwartz Æ. Kenneth D. Tunnell Æ Mandy Hall., Critical Criminology, 15(4), 2007: In this article, we introduce the broad tenets of a multi-level theory that links social and economic change to the reinforcement of rural patriarchy and male peer support, and in turn, how they are linked to separation/divorce sexual assault. Source: author] Full abstract online at: http://www.springerlink.com/content/f653213m73081632/

For additional issues related resources and articles on sexual violence visit our issues pages:  http://www.svri.org/issues.htm 

IV. Events

Invitation: Men Can Stop Rape, Inc.'s National Conference on the Primary Prevention of Men's Violence Against Women: Men and Women as Allies, will take place on April 14-15 at Washington, DC's Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill - REGISTER TODAY at http://mencanstoprape.org/conference

Understanding Violence - Recent advances in biology, sociology, and modeling, EPFL-LATSIS Symposium 2009, 11-13th February 2009, Lausanne Switzerland. To Register or for more information go to: http://latsis2009.epfl.ch 

Call for Abstracts - SVRI Forum 2009: Sexual Violence is a global issue that requires coordinated evidence-based responses, Johannesburg, South Africa, 6 - 9 July 2009. More information online at: http://svriforum2009.svri.org/index.htm 

Visit our events / calendar pages for event information: http://www.svri.org/calendar.htm 

VI. Funding Links / Scholarships / Research Opportunities

FUNDING ALERT Volume 4, Number 7, January 16, 2009: This FUNDING ALERT developed by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence & National Sexual Violence Resource Center provides a synopsis of the available funding that can be used by individuals and/or agencies working to end domestic violence and sexual assault. The FUNDING ALERT is located at: http://new.vawnet.org/Assoc_Files_VAWnet/FundingAlert-V4N7.pdf

Prizes for rural women 2009 - Call for Nominations: The Women's World Summit Foundation WWSF cordially invites you to submit nominations for its 16th annual edition of the prize for women's creativity in rural life, honouring creative and courageous women and women's organisations working to improve the quality of life in rural communities around the world. Since inception of the prize program in 1994, 344 Laureates have been honoured for their creativity (as of 2009 US$1000 per laureate and US$3000 for established organisations in Africa). Your candidates should arrive no later than 31 March, 2009 preferably by mail to the WWSF executive director, Women's World Summit Foundation, 11 Avenue de la Paix 1202 Geneva, Switzerland or email: wrwd at wwsf.ch. For further details visit: http://www.woman.ch/women/1-introduction.php

SVRI Funding Links Page: For details on funders who have funding sources available for research on sexual violence visit: http://www.svri.org/funding.htm 

VII. SVRI Online Discussion Forum 

The SVRI provides you with a platform to interact online with other members of the SVRI who have registered with the SVRI Online Discussion Forum. To view current discussions, comment or create your own please visit: http://www.svri.org/activities.htm#svri 

VIII. Vacancies

Senior Gender Based Violence Coordinator/International Rescue Committee/Kinshasa/ Democratic Republic of Congo/Closing Date: February 28, 2009/Read more: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=4626

Gender Based Violence Manager/International Rescue Committee /Democratic Republic of Congo/Closing Date: February 28, 2009/Read more: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=5032

Violence Against Women Coordinator/International Rescue Committee/Iraq/Closing Date: March 31, 2009/Read more: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=4965

Gender Based Violence Manager/ International Rescue Committee/South Sudan/Closing Date: March 31, 2009/Read more: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=5013

Gender Advisor (Consultant) / International Alert / Kathmandu, Nepal / Closing date: January 29, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Gender-Advisor-Consultant%20

Internship for Lawyers Working on Disability in Africa / INTERIGHTS / London, UK / Closing date: February 09, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Internship-for-Lawyers-Working-on-Disability-in-Africa%20

Research Officer / Institute of Development Studies / Brighton, UK / Closing date: February 13, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Research-Officer%20

Civil Society Index Programme Officer / CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation / Johannesburg, South Africa / Closing date: January 26, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Research-Officer%20

Gender Responsive Budget Programme Manager / UNIFEM / New York, NY, USA / Closing date: January 31, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Gender-Responsive-Budget-Programme-Manager%20

Gender Responsive Budget Knowledge Management Specialist / UNIFEM / New York, NY, USA / Closing date: January 31, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Gender-Responsive-Budget-Programme-Manager%20

Communications/Administrative Intern / Gender Action / Washington, DC, USA. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Communications-Administrative-Intern%20

Deputy Director, Africa Division / Human Rights Watch (HRW) / Location: TBD / Closing date: February 13, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Deputy-Director-Africa-Division%20

Membership Director / Peace X Peace / Washington, DC, USA / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Membership-Director%20

Program Director / Peace X Peace / Washington, DC, USA / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Director%20

Development Director / Peace X Peace / Washington, DC, USA / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Director%20

Advocacy Officer / The African Women's Development and Communication Network (FEMNET) / Nairobi, Kenya / Closing date: February 28, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Director%20

Programme Officer, WHRAP-SA / The Asian Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW) / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Programme-Officer-WHRAP-SA%20

Assistant Programme Officer (Marketing & Promotions) / The Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW) / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Programme-Officer-WHRAP-SA%20

Programme Manager for Advocacy and Capacity-Building / The Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW) / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Closing date: February 06, 2009. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Week of 19th January 2009] Read more: http://www.awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Programme-Manager-for-Advocacy-and-Capacity-Building%20

Jobs at the International Center for Research on Women: For vacancies at ICRW visit the ICRW Jobs page. Vacancies are open until removed from the web. ICRW Jobs Paget: http://www.icrw.org/html/jobs/jobs.htm

UNIFEM Job Vacancies: New UNIFEM job vacancy announcements are available on the UNIFEM website: http://www.unifem.org/about/jobs.php





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