Several Local Activism Program Officer NGO Jobs – Center for Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP)

Organisation: Center for
Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP)
Duty Station: Kampala,
About Us:
CEDOVIP is a local NGO that works to prevent violence against women in
Uganda. We work with women, men, government institutions, policy makers, civil
society and the media.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Design and implement all Local Activism
Develop positive relationships with the
community activists, leaders and community groups
Select a team of men and women to work as
community activists against VAWG
Train, support and supervise community activists
Organize seminars and give support to opinion
leaders in the community
Work closely with district/sub county local
government officials, local and opinion leaders in the community to create
supportive environment for women and girls not to experience violence in homes
and in the public spaces
Organize and manage public events such as,
sports, vigils and celebrations at the community level to denounce VAWG

Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant must hold a first degree in a
relevant field
A minimum of three years’ NGO experience,
preferably in human rights programming
Previous work experience in Local Activism is
Demonstrate commitment and passion for promoting
human rights and working on violence prevention
Self-motivated and displays initiative
Knowledge and awareness of gender, human rights,
violence against women issues
Experience in/familiarity with CEDOVIP
methodologies a plus.
Excellent computer skills.
Fluent in community language(s) (Ngakaramajong
for Moroto and or, Kupsabiny for Kween) and English
Computer literacy skills
How to Apply:
All applicants should send their cover letters, updated CVs and a
one-page writing sample that describes: for the program manager position-how
you would foster and sustain a positive and results-oriented work environment;
and for the local activism positions- a thoughtful cover letter, CV and a one
page writing sample that describes: how you would work to engage both men and
women to prevent VAWG in Uganda, to Center for Domestic Violence Prevention.
Note: Do not send copies of transcripts/certificates.
All applications should be sent to:
CEDOVIP, Plot 16 Tufnell Drive, Kamwokya
P.O. Box 6770, Kampala, Uganda
Deadline: 18th November
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