United Arab Emirates: Evaluation STRIVE Global Program

Organization: Hedayah
Country: United Arab Emirates
Closing date: 05 Jun 2017

Objectives:

1-To make an overall independent assessment of the program progress (i.e. the level of fulfilling the objectives as stated in the program document) and to evaluate the achievements and weaknesses of the program in respect to the five evaluation criteria: relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, impact and sustainability against original program objectives taking account of the realities on the ground.

2-To evaluate the program implementation strategies and process/structures, including assessment of the policy, institutional and operational set-up with the view to make recommendations on whether they are the best to achieve the program objectives.

3-To identify key lessons and to propose practical recommendations for follow-up actions.

Expertise required

The expert(s) is required to provide the following expertise:

Substantial working experience in Countering Violent Extremism.

-Working experience in partnership and capacity building, preferably in EU-DEVCO-IcSP programs and/or related activities.

-Sound knowledge of and proven experience of cost-benefit and impact analysis and international project procedures, including Project Cycle Management (PCM), Logical Framework Approaches (LFA) and Theory of Change.

  • Proven knowledge and experience of EU-supported projects or programs in Central Asia, MENA and Western Balkans region contexts, preferably with focus on programs contributing to the stability and peace and CVE initiatives.

-The team leader must have undertaken at least two similar evaluation assignments.

The expert(s) must have:

-University degree in a discipline relevant to the scope of the assignment as well as field experience relevant to the Terms of Reference.

-At least 10-15 years of general experience in the area relevant to the assignment in any of the target countries.

-Proven knowledge of technical and/or financial program management in an international partnership/civil society context, including knowledge of assessing institutional management structures and systems in project/program implementation.

-Proven experience with project implementation and management of EU-DEVCO supported projects/programs.

-Well-versed in research and project evaluation methods and techniques, including application of EU Methodological guidance for evaluation.

-Strong team working abilities.

-Proven ability to rapidly produce quality reports and to work under tight deadlines.

-Excellent English language and facilitation and communication skills.

How to apply:

You will find ToR with further information in the following link:

http://www.hedayahcenter.org/Admin/Content/File-195201714435.pdf

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