• news

    Hivos is an international development organization guided by humanist values. Together with citizens and their organizations, we aim to contribute towards just, inclusive and life-sustaining societies where people have equal access to opportunities, rights and resources. We work in partnership with others in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America on three impact areas: […]

    June 22, 2022
  • blog

    By Saida Ali, Global Program Manager Free to be Me In February this year, we witnessed the first openly intersex person being sworn in as a Commissioner of the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR). This is groundbreaking! Dr. Dennis Wamalwa is the first intersex Kenyan to occupy a high-ranking public office, more so […]

    May 17, 2022
  • news

    By Churchill Ongere, Project Manager, R.O.O.M East Africa Across East Africa, creatives are inventing new stories and re-imagining old ones. On a daily basis, musicians, film makers, animators, fashion designers, and illustrators demonstrate one of the most unique things about human beings – our need to expressive ourselves – and to do so freely. However, […]

    May 12, 2022
  • vacancy

    The safety and security officer will provide technical guidance and support to both We Lead and Free to be Me programs on matters of safety and security.

  • vacancy

    The Human Resource Manager will  provide support to the Regional Hub in managing all processes and interactions to develop, attract, keep, perform and enable staff excel.  The position will focus on building relationships and partnering with employees and management to meet organisational objectives.

  • vacancy

    Hivos is looking for a Communication Officer who will be responsible for producing & curating content that contributes to Hivos’ positioning. They will work with both external and internal audiences to deliver on key communication initiatives for promotion, coordination, empowerment and program implementation.

  • news

    By Saida Ali, Global Manager of Hivos’ Free to be Me Program They set my aunt’s house on fire I cried the way women on TV do folding at the middle like a five pound note. Later that night I held an atlas in my lap ran my fingers across the whole world and whispered where […]

    April 26, 2022
  • vacancy

    The finance officer will have responsibility for Hivos’ management accounts, budgets and forecasts. The Financial Officer will also be responsible for financial planning and analysis.

  • vacancy

    The officer is responsible for project activities and will assist the Programme Manager in the implementation of the ‘Resource of Open Minds’ (R.O.O.M) programme under the specific activity of African Crossroads.