Professional development and training

The First Convening on Gendering Policy-Engaged Education Research in Africa

Sub Saharan Africa contributes a very small percentage of the overall research generated worldwide and a lot of that research is driven by foreign development partners or donors.  Therefore, Sub Saharan Africa is not necessarily at the center of determining the research agenda that is being funded through this support.  It is vital that this […]

Job Vacancy: Programme Assistant(Professional Development, Training and Fellowships Programme)

Title: Programme Assistant (Professional Development, Training and Fellowships Programme) Reports to: Programme Manager Location: Nairobi, Kenya  Open to: Kenyan Residents and Nationals Duration: 1 year contract (Renewable) Application deadline: Wednesday, July 8, 2020 (1700hrs Kenyan Time) Background The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and […]

PASGR Ibadan: Dr. Ngimwa’s interview

Dr. Pauline Ngimwa, Professional Development and Training Manager and Head at PASGR interview during the Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy-Oriented Research held from September 4- 9, 2019 at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture( IITA) in Ibadan, Nigeria. Click to view full interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qt9yApY0ZQg

PASGR Ibadan A Testimonial Speech by Dr Olajide O Adeola

Dr. Olajide O Adeola’s testimonial speech during the Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy-Oriented Research held from September 4- 9, 2019 at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture( IITA) in Ibadan, Nigeria. Click to view full video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5H1-EnrMHI

Navigating the Research Terrain for Graduate Students in Africa: A Reflection

Early this year, a woman I know from her public engagement in Uganda walked up to me after I had spoken at an event, politely requesting some of my time for a brief chat. We stepped aside and she poured out her heart—her master’s dissertation was not going well. She wanted me to give her […]

TOR: Development of a short course on “Gender and Public Policy Transformation: Understanding and Practice”

1.    Background The public policy domain in Africa is shifting at a rapid pace moving towards inclusivity, democratization and the integration of gender as a significant component of equitable and inclusive public policies. At the Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR), the significance of gender in the studying, understanding and making of public […]

Deadline Extended:Call for Applications: Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy-Oriented Research- September 2019

Course Dates: September 4 – September 19, 2019 Training Location: Ibadan, Nigeria Contact Person: nirungu@www.pasgr.org The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research is currently accepting applications for the September 2019 Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy-Oriented Research. This includes: Advanced Research Design Impact Evaluation Engendering Social Science Research This training is relevant to African academics, researchers, Ph.D. students, civil […]

Call for Applications (Deadline Extended): Advanced Training for Multi-Method & Policy Oriented Research (April 2019)

Course Dates: April 3rd – April 18th  2019 Training Location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact Person: nirungu@www.pasgr.org The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research is currently accepting applications for the April, 2019 Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy Oriented Research. This includes: Advanced Research Design Applied Quantitative Research Methods Comparative Case Study Analysis This training is relevant to […]