Monthly Archive November 2017

Terms of Reference (TOR) for Expression of Interest to Develop a Business Plan for the Professional Development and Training Programme

PASGR is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified resource person/s to develop a five year business plan that (i) ensures sustainability of the Professional Development and Training programme within the first three years, and (ii) establishes the training programme as an income generating entity from the parent organization within five years. The assignment involves: […]

Two lessons for early involvement of stakeholders in research

By Obasanjo Oyedele, Martin Atela and Ayo Ojebode A fundamental principle for conducting research that is easily put to use by stakeholders is to involve them in the research process as early as possible. But how can the inertia and lack of interest that stakeholders often have at this stage be overcome? We provide two […]

Call for applications: Engendering social science research methods course (February 2018)

Course dates: February 19 to February 21, 2018 (Please note that the application deadline has been extended and course dates moved forward by one week). Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 21, 2018. Course delivery date moved to February 19-21, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and […]

Call for applications: interpretive methods and ethnography (March 2018)

Course dates: March 26 to March 29, 2018 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 14, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering a 4-day professional development course in Interpretive Methods & Ethnography. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD […]

Call for applications: Impact evaluation (March 2018)

Course dates: March 26 to March 29, 2018 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 14, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering a 4-day professional development course in Impact Evaluation. This module teaches elements of impact evaluation methods of welfare programmes in […]

Call for applications: Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research (March 2018)

Course dates: March 14 to March 24, 2018 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 14, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering an 11-day professional development course in Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers […]

Leadership and Management training for University Principals and Deans

RUFORUM Principals and Deans engaged during the leadership and management training by PASGR during the 13th Annual General Meeting in Malawi It is great that RUFORUM was able to host a pre-event for Principals and Deans to receive leadership and management training facilitated by the Partnership for African Social and Government Research (PASGR) during the […]