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Call for submissions to develop PASGR’s Strategic Plan for 2018-2022

Download EOI-PASGR Strategy Document 2018-2022 (PDF) Between 2014 and 2018, PASGR’s institutional directions, vision, mission, programmes and activities were guided by its strategic plan “Public Policy: 2014-2018 Strategic Plan” (see http://bit.ly/2iWh0XM for PDF version). As we approach the closing stages of the current strategic plan period, we would like to review the 2014-2018 plan and prepare […]

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: […]

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

Course dates: February 12 to February 14, 2018 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering a 3-day professional development course in Engendering Social Science Research Methods. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD students interested in practical implementation of […]

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) 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 students interested in gaining an appreciation for […]

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) 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 developing countries; it is designed for social […]

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) 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 and PhD students interested in enhancing their […]

Call for Expressions of Interest to Map Literature, Policies and Stakeholders on Illicit Transfers and Tax Reforms in Egypt, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa

Download the PDF version of the call here Africa is said to be losing billions of dollars every year to tax dodging and illicit outflows. Governments and multinational organisations are reportedly responsible for the loss of about USD50 billion yearly in illicit transfers as they are engaged in activities that pose challenges to tax reforms […]

AuthorAID sponsored workshop promotes the integration of gender dimensions in the work of African social science researchers

By AuthorAID Team | Oct. 16, 2017  |Re-posted from http://www.authoraid.info/en/news/details/1247/ Dr Pauline Ngimwa, Programme Manager for Professional Development and Training at the Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (www.pasgr.org), describes a recent INASP-supported workshop to pilot a module on Engendering Social Science Research Methods held in Kenya on June 5-6, 2017. Co-designing with learners […]

Call for Expressions of Interest to host Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Urban Governance and Turning African Cities Around – The Case of Nairobi, Kenya

About PASGR The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR’s vision is a ‘vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’. PASGR seeks excellence in social science research for public policy. In partnership with individual […]

Call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to Host the Second Phase of Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Social Protection in Kenya

 About PASGR The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR’s vision is a ‘vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’. PASGR seeks excellence in social science research for public policy. In partnership with individual […]