Peace Advisor

GIZ Nepal

The registered offices of GIZ are in Bonn and Eschborn. In 2019, we generated a business volume of around EUR 3.1 billion. Our 22,199 employees, almost 70 per cent of whom are national staff, work in around 120 countries. As a recognised development service provider, we currently have 556 development workers in action in partner countries. Furthermore, in 2019, the…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Competitive /
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    Job Level : Senior Level
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    Job Experience : 7+ Years
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Master
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    Posted Date : Mar 17, 2021

Job Description


  • Support different conflict victims´ groups and partner organisations in design and implementation of memorialization work and peace education
  • Capacity building of victims´ groups and other concerned stakeholders on holistic and restorative approaches to Dealing with the Past, Memory Work and Peace Education
  • Co-design and co-facilitate workshops, trainings and meetings together with national peace advisors
  • Support peer-to-peer processes and participatory approaches to story collection, documentation and editing
  • Support partner organizations in the process of collection, curation, analysing, securing and archiving sensitive, victim-related data
  • Contribute to organizational and network development of partners
  • Contribute to project management and strategic planning; monitoring, evaluation and reporting
  • Conduct ongoing context research, conflict analysis and needs assessment of partners

Required Qualification & Experience

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • University degree in social science, psychology, social work or related subject; Postgraduate research in related area would be an asset
  • Well-founded knowledge about concepts and methods of Memory Work and Peace Education
  • Several years of working experience in Memorialization/Memory Work in a post-conflict country
  • In-depth working experience in Dealing with the Past, reconciliation and peace building in general
  • Experience and sensitivity in working with victims and survivors and their associations
  • Knowledge about and experience of secure archiving of data and analysis and about using digital platforms for Memory Work
  • Experience in curating materials for different audiences
  • Fluency in English; knowledge of Nepali language would be an asset or willingness to learn Nepali language

How to Apply

Interested candidates are requested to apply via the link: