is a field office of Pact, a nonprofit international development organization founded in 1971. Pact works on the ground in nearly 40 countries to improve the lives of those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization.
We strive for a world where all people are heard, capable and vibrant. Pact serves communities challenged by poverty and marginalization, envisions a world where everyone owns their future and build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses and government.
Pact Tanzania is looking for individuals to undertake the following consultancy :
Context Analysis Researcher with Pact Tanzania
To support context analysis for the Data-Driven Advocacy activity project
Location : Dar es Salaam, possible field travel
Period : November December 2017 (approximately 20 days)
Pact is implementing the Data Driven Advocacy (DDA) project, funded by USAID under the Protecting Global Rights through Sustainable Solutions (PROGRESS) consortium led by Freedom House.
The purpose of the project is to improve and sustain civil society's ability to advocate for and influence policy on key national-level issues.
To build an effective civil society and ensure that citizen's views are represented, the Data Driven Advocacy Project will support local leadership and ownership by civil society organizations (CSOs), rights defenders, and coalitions by investing in their institutional and networking capacities for those partners leading national reforms and advocacy efforts in Tanzania.
Reporting to the Pact governance lead and working in close collaboration with the research team, the Context Analysis Researcher is responsible for working with the Pact team and other consultants on the context analysis for the DDA activity.
The Context Analysis Researcher will work with the Pact team to design and execute a qualitative context analysis study to inform the project’s rights focus areas.
The context analysis will influence the program’s capacity building and coalition strengthening efforts as well as programming and advocacy strategies.
It will also make recommendations to ensure gender equality considerations are addressed in the project and facilitate youth inclusion in policy processes and advocacy activities.
Scope of Work
The Context Analysis Researcher’s primary responsibilities include :
Consultancy Deliverables :
Deliverables will be confirmed upon selection of the researcher but tentatively include lists of stakeholders consulted, summaries of key informant interviews, draft sections of the context analysis report, and recommendations for the DDA project.
Qualifications, experience and skills
Oral and written fluency in English.
Consultancy terms :
Pact will not support international travel for this position.
Please submit the following by email.
Email the application to consultanttz pactworld.org by Friday November 17, 2017; include Context Analysis Researcher Consultancy Application in the email subject line.