DiXi Group Announces a Competition

29 November 2016

DiXi Group looks for an expert who will help to develop detailed recommendations and a plan for integrating gender issues within the activities of the Transparent Energy Project of the US Agency for International Development (USAID)

The task of such expert is to develop a plan and recommendations for consideration and implementation of gender issues in project activities in the Ukrainian and English languages, which will include the following:

  • clearly specify areas or aspects of the project in which gender issues will be properly and clearly reflected as to how gender issues can be attributed to different activities under the project, how the results can be determined taking into account gender aspects, and what resources should be allocated to complete that task;

  • determine the appropriate minimum percentage of participation of men and women in various project activities;

  • engage men and women to all aspects of the project, including participation in the stakeholders meetings and other events in the course of the project implementation;

  • propose ways to strengthen women's leadership and extend their rights and opportunities to ensure that their opinions are reflected in the decision-making process;

  • specify potential tools and methods to highlight successful women who are involved in fighting corruption and promoting financial transparency and reforms in the energy sector;

  • assist in developing draft public information messages aimed at different gender groups that use different communication channels and show the impact of these messages on their behavior;

  • specify project spheres that create opportunities for training at the time and in the places that are sensitive to the household needs and obligations;

  • offer tools to collect information regarding the following:
    - what new opportunities for women and men have been created;
    - what differential negative effects on women / men (for example, increasing the risk of gender-based violence) were considered or avoided;
    - needs and gender inequalities that have arisen or remained.


To obtain a complete work description (Terms of Reference), please contact Anastasiia Romaniuk at romaniuk@dixigroup.org.


Requirements for the candidates:

  • experience in the gender issues: women economic and political rights, the fight against gender-based violence, gender statistics, gender;

  • research on issues of gender equality, human rights and democratic governance;

  • knowledge of project management, tools for monitoring and evaluation, project development.

 Expected service provision term: December 2016.

Full package of documents should include the following scanned copies:


  • Summary of the information mentioned above

  • Specify service cost and schedule of services


Please send full package of documents in Ukrainian and English till December 10, 2016 at romaniuk@dixigroup.org, specifying the subject "Expert on Gender Issues"



Contact details:

Anastasiia Romaniuk,

Procurement Manager


- 18А Instytutska St., Office 3

The city of Kyiv, 02021

Tel./fax: (38044) 253 66 94

E-mail: romaniuk@dixigroup.org


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