SEED Foundation is a locally registered NGO in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. SEED’s mission is to protect, empower, and support the recovery of survivors of violence and others at risk. SEED is committed to delivering quality and holistic approaches, combining international expertise and local know-how to achieve results for the people of Iraq and Kurdistan. SEED’s programming focuses on four key objectives: 1) the delivery of transformational, comprehensive MHPSS services including case management, mental health, and legal services, as well as psychosocial support activities; 2) strengthening the capacity of service providers through education, training, and capacity-building programs; 3) promoting policy and social change to strengthen the rights of, and protections for, vulnerable groups and individuals; and, 4) supporting the protection and recovery of survivors of trafficking, including through SEED’s shelter for victims of trafficking and those at risk, after care services, and prevention work to reduce the risk of trafficking through public awareness, technical assistance, and advocacy for legal, regulatory, policy, process, and institutional changes.
The Community Mobilizer will work on Protecting and Empowering Survivors of Gender-Based Violence in Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Under this program, the Community Mobilizer will provide mobile services to adolescent girls and conduct community awareness events to strengthen the adolescent girl’s protection and empowerment in various locations throughout Erbil governorate. Under the supervision of SEED Girls Facilitator will work on attracting and selecting adolescent girls to attend online/face to face sessions according to the adolescents’ toolkit and other materials. The sessions are supposed to raise the awareness of adolescent girls about their rights, improve their leadership skills, life skills, and build self-care skills. The Mobilizer should be a compassionate, confident, diligent, trustworthy, and resourceful; experience-providing working with adolescent girls present in Erbil governorate. The Mobilizer must be willing and interested to work with people of different religious, ethnic, cultural, educational, and socio-economic backgrounds.