Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses sustainable technology to challenge poverty in developing countries and improve the lives of people worldwide. We find out what people are doing and help them to do it better. Through technology we enable poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions- transforming their lives forever and protecting the world around them.
As part of its DRR strategy, Practical Action is implementing a 3 year project in Turkana County titled 'Promoting Pastoralist Resilient Livelihoods' with a strong theme on building the capacities of local communities on disaster risk reduction planning and mitigation. In addition, the project rides on and emphasizes community driven resilience initiatives supported by early warning systems and livelihoods diversification.
The project seeks the services of a qualified DRR Policy Analyst and Planning Facilitator who will undertake rapid disaster risk reduction policy analysis with regards to national and county government frameworks and community risk reduction planning and development; in addition to facilitating grassroots community DRR planning.
The consultancy will be for a period of 3 months and will involve the following specific tasks:
Interested consulting entities (individuals) that have capacity to deliver this TOR are invited to submit their expression of interest (application letter, CV and proposed fee for the whole assignment) to email@example.com with subject line “Policy Analyst and Planning Facilitator” so as to reach Practical Action on or before 1600 Hrs on Wednesday 14th November 2018.