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Certified Professional Development Programme for Gender Trainers.
The UN Women Training Centre offers a Certified Professional Development Programme for Gender Trainers. This certification is a 6-month programme that aims to reposition training for gender equality as a strategy to challenge and engender mainstream development and support the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. The programme will be held October 23 2017 - 20 April 2018, and will include two face-to-face workshops in Amsterdam, Netherlands, moderated online sessions and virtual mentoring and networking.
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EvalYouth is seeking to hire a consultant to help with the Content Review and Generation for the EvalYouth Mentoring Program. Terms of Reference and more details can be found here:
Institute of Development Studies, UK
Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Manager
Hours per week: 35 (1.0 FTE) Contract type: Permanent The Monitoring Evaluation & Learning (MEL) Manager will be focused on leading MEL components of research/ knowledge projects and assessing the impact as well as developing new business. The post-holder will work with the Head of KIP in setting the team’s strategic direction around the development and delivery of innovative new development learning approaches. They will line manage two MEL Officers. They will manage MEL projects and project teams, lead MEL strategy, overseeing the quality and credibility of a portfolio of MEL services and projects. She/he will play a key role in supporting IDS and its partners to develop new approaches and strategies in relation to deepening understanding of research to policy processes. They will need to work collaboratively across the Institute, developing relationships with researchers and staff located in projects that have an evaluation component. The MEL Manager is responsible for securing new business and being a key point of contact for funders and partners. The post-holder will be expected to drive innovation across IDS and amongst our global partners in MEL methodologies and approaches. Salary: £34,857 to £51,460 Closing date: 7 August 2017 at midday Interview date: 17 August 2017
Full details: www.ids.ac.uk/about-us/working-for-us
Knowledge Management & Dissemination Advisor - Monitoring, Evaluation and Operations Research (MEOR)
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Division: International Health (IHD)
Contract: MEOR Services, NHSP3, DFID Nepal
Supervisor: Team Leader
Abt Associates is currently seeking qualified professionals for the DFID-funded recently launched Monitoring, Evaluation and Operational Research (MEOR) lot of DFID Nepal’s National Health Sector Programme (NHSP 3). The MEOR will enable DFID Nepal to continuously improve and adapt its programme to ensure that the NHSP3 intended outcomes and impact are achieved by:
The overarching objective of DFID’s NHSP3 programme is to improve the health of all people with special focus on women, children, the poor and socially excluded in Nepal, including by restoring health services in areas affected by the 2015 earthquake, and improving the quality and governance of health services nationwide.
Knowledge Management and Dissemination Advisor, MEOR:
Knowledge Management and Dissemination Advisor reports to the Team Leader and is responsible for project knowledge management, and documentation of learnings from program monitoring, evaluation, and research results and designing and implementing appropriate strategy to communicate them to identified audiences.
Qualification requirements include the following:
Applications should be submitted online via the Careers page of Abt Associate's website, and should include a current CV, cover letter and a response to the questions of due diligence.
The closing date for applications is 13 August 2017.
We welcome and thank all applications, however only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
About Abt Associates
Abt Associates is a recognised leader in the international development sector. Working with our many partners, Abt Associates implements bold innovative solutions to improve the lives of the community and deliver valued outcomes for our clients. We provide a comprehensive range of services from policy to service delivery in the public and private sectors contributing to long term benefits for clients and communities. Operating in remote and challenging environments, we offer innovative solutions, extensive experience in the region, strong technical capacity, and a proven project management track record. We are committed to gender equity in our employment strategies and encourage applications from capable women. Abt Associates is a child safe organisation and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children.
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Final evaluation of ILO's work on strengthened institutional capacity Call for Expressions of Interest
Tata Trusts invites applications for research grants in three areas — autism, dyslexia and public health. Individuals not attached to any institution (such as academic institutions, research institutions, NGOs) are encouraged to apply, provided they meet the requirements. Individuals of all ages may apply.
The duration of the research grant varies from six months to one year to two years. Tata Trusts reserves the right to evaluate the projects, with respect to the topic and duration. The grant covers the following — a monthly stipend, a book / journal / research database allowance, and a communication and travel (domestic) allowance. In some cases, funds for international travel may be considered.
Open for applicants with a master’s degree or a PhD and with 4-10 years of relevant experience
Open for applicants with a master’s degree or a PhD and with 10-15 years of relevant experience, with a demonstrated ability to conduct or lead an independent research programme
Master’s degree in psychology (general or a relevant branch), education or counselling
Please note: Individuals who have already received a grant from any other entity are not eligible to apply
Please note: Application forms will be accepted by the Trusts from July 24, 2017 to August 24, 2017.
Research Fellows will be selected based on their written proposals and a personal interview by a panel, whose decision is final. Shortlisted candidates will be informed of the date of the interview. Candidates may avail of the option of being interviewed over Skype or in person at the Trusts’ office. Candidates may note that inquiries into the status of the proposal will not be entertained. Additionally, once the decision is communicated, no further queries will be addressed.