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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. Currently engaged in more than 26 African countries, PASGR works to enhance research excellence in governance and public policy that contributes to the overall wellbeing of women and men. In partnership with individual academics and researchers, higher education institutions, research think tanks, civil society organisations, business and policy communities both in the region and internationally, PASGR supports the production and dissemination of policy-relevant research; designs and delivers suites of short professional development courses for researchers and policy actors; and facilitates the development of collaborative higher education programmes.
Our vision is ‘a vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’.
PASGR’s mission of Advancing research excellence for governance and public policy in Africa is delivered through three core programmes: Higher Education, Research and Professional Development and Training.
PASGR seeks to develop its monitoring, evaluation, accountability, research and learning (MEARL) strategy and implementation plan with a goal of building a robust MEARL system to capture its various projects/programmes outputs, outcomes (immediate and intermediate) and long-term and lasting impact. The envisaged MEARL system should be able to:
PASGR wishes to engage the services of a MEARL consultant to identify opportunities for appropriate interventions, including;
The primary purpose of the consultancy is to develop the MEARL strategy and implementation plan for monitoring and evaluating PASGR activities. Working closely with PASGR’s programme teams, the Service Provider will develop a comprehensive MEARL strategy and an implementation plan to be used for assessing and tracking the progress of the organisation’s project outputs and outcomes. The strategy and its implementation plan is envisaged to establish the timing of the baselines and provide the roadmap to monitor, evaluate, provide basis for accountability, research and learning of the project’s/programmes contributions to achieving the desired impact of advancing research excellence for governance and public policy in Africa.
The specific objectives of the assignment include:
3.0 Scope of Work
The MEARL consultant will carry out and deliver on the following tasks:
The Service Provider will provide a final report that includes:
It is anticipated that the assignment will be completed within a total of six-eight (6-8) weeks from the date of the signing of the contract between PASGR and the Service Provider. All work must be completed by the 30th of September 2021.
6.0 Skills and Qualifications
The Service Provider should have knowledge and experience in the following areas:
The available budget for this exercise is US$ 10,000 inclusive of all relevant and applicable taxes.
The contracted Service Provider will directly report to PASGR’s MEL officer.
9.0 Response to the EOI
Please respond to this EOI with not more than 10 pages technical and financial proposal (including the attachments) to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12:00pm EAT Monday August 16th 2021.
The EOI proposal should cover:
A4EA AAU advanced research design African universities agriculture Applied Quantitative Methods APSP ARD CABE call for applications cash transfers COVID-19 employment energy EOI Featured Governance higher education IDS IHDP INCLUDE Institute of Development Studies (IDS) LEAP Africa MMRC MRPP opportunity PAMOJA TRUST partnerships PASGR PDT pedagogy PedaL professional development and training professional training public policy Research research methods scholarships social protection Social sciences University of Ibadan University of Pretoria urban governance utafiti sera Youth employment
6th Floor, I & M Building
2nd Ngong Avenue, Upper Hill
P.O. Box 76418-00508
Tel: +254 (0)20 2985000;
+254 (0)729 111031 / +254 (0)731 000065