Social protection (SP) is an essential tool in tackling poverty, promoting economic growth and reducing inequality. The Government of Somalia is committed to the establishment of a strong system in social protection as evidenced in its decision to establishing and managing a Social Protection Sub-Working Group (SP SWG) and its prioritization of SP in the National Development Plan (2017-2019). The consultant will assist, by building on the work that has already been done by government and development partners to prioritize social protection strategies, to design a draft Social Protection policy for Somalia.
OBJECTIVES OF THE ASSIGNMENT
Adeso is bidding for a WFP award of service contract for design of Social Protection Policy. In this reagard Adeso is looking a lead consultant for this work. The consultant will work with Adeso Somalia program management team to provide support to the government of Somalia, particularly the Disaster Management Directorate of the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MoPIC), to design and draft a Social Protection (SP) policy for Somalia.
i. Inception report and consultation schedule
ii. A draft Social Protection policy and institutional framework
iii. ToRs for all institutions engaged in implementation of Social Protection policy
iv. Implementation Strategy
v. Presentation of Social Protection Policy to relevant stakeholders
SCOPE OF WORK
The following key areas of work are included in this consultancy though the present list is not exhaustive and additional issues might come up during the consultancy:
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS:
All documentation related to the assignment shall remain the sole and exclusive property of Adeso
Applications should be submitted not later than 6th January 2017. Adeso will conduct interviews on an on-going basis. All applicants must meet the minimum requirements described above. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Adeso is an equal opportunity employer. Each application should include the following:
Applications not including all of the above information will not be reviewed. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
All applications should be sent to Adeso at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “Consultant-Social Protection”. Applications should be submitted no later than 6th January 2017.**