Youth Employment Creation Through Sustainable Agribusiness – Lessons from evidence-informed policy convening

Youth unemployment remains a major challenge in Kenya, perpetuating the country’s socioeconomic problems such as poverty and hunger. Unchecked, the International Labour Organization fears that youth unemployment, currently estimated at 35 per cent of the population, will double by 2045. The problem of joblessness in Kenya has been fuelled by the global COVID-19 pandemic, whose […]

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 […]

Vacancy Announcement: Research Programme Officer

Title:  Programme Officer, Research Location: Nairobi, Kenya Open to: Kenyan nationals ONLY Duration: 2 years, renewable Application deadline: Friday, July 19, 2019  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 located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR works to enhance research excellence in governance […]

Utafiti Sera: Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in the context of Inclusive Growth in Nigeria.

The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research( PASGR) in association with the knowledge platform on Inclusive Development(INCLUDE) and the National Institute for Legislative Studies(NILDS) with support from International Development Research Centre( IDRC), Canada and Department for International Development (DFID) recently commissioned a study that sort to examine the how and why of the constraints […]

Agriculture for employment creation, Nigeria

Aremu F. A.(PhD) under Department of Political Science, University of Ilorin and National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILDS) with the technical and editorial support from Partnership for African Social Governance and Research (PAS GR) under the Utafiti Sera initiative on Employment creation in Agriculture and Agro-processing in the context of Inclusive Growth in Nigeria gave insights on […]

Commitment to supporting agriculture transformation for employment creation

Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PAS GR) together with The National Institute for Legislature and Democracy Studies (NILDS) and the African Studies Centre, Leiden held a forum with the Nigerian Government and key stakeholders in the agricultural sector to discuss in depth these policies and also to find new approaches that will boost jobs […]

Call for Applications: Communications Associate

Click here to download PDF version of this call   1.     Post information This position is ideal for an energetic, enthusiastic, and self-driven communications professional with a keen interest in public policy, higher education and/or research.  The purpose of the position is to support PASGR’s communications and policy outreach function in line with the 2014-2018 […]