Dec 062019

Organization: Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund
Country: Pakistan
Closing date: 16 Dec 2019

Consultancy Objectives and Scope:

The proposed consultancy objective and scope will embrace following topics:

a. PPR Sustainability strategy: projects financed by PPR, a critical aspect highlighted by the World Bank during the Implementation Support Mission of May 2019. In this respect, the Italian expertise will also contribute to better comprehend the importance of the links between the different levels of governance. This activity may also enhance the contribution of PPAF to policies at federal and provincial level towards poverty alleviation.

b. Harmonization, rationalization and streamlining of PPR activitiespromoted sister initiatives on olive culture and intangible heritage.

c. Monitoring of the activitys communication products, d) conveying back to the field and/or broadcast e) benefit from guidelines and a specific framework for the new profession. The ultimate scope is the creation of innovative jobs in the private and public sector and that such youth groups may then also be involved in federal and provincial policy planning processes, structures and activities for positive impact on rural communities contributing to the institutionalization of technical human capital in local governance structures.

d. Liaison, interaction and involvement with AICS Office in Islamabad to enhance synergies with the other Italian initiatives under a common strategy of poverty reduction by engaging communities in territorial development through its main assets: agriculture, culture, nature. This collaboration will benefit PPAF through the sharing of experiences, networking and vision.

e. Liaison with the World Bank, to ensure appropriate participation of Italian side in preparing and conducting the Implementation Supervision Missions and preparing the Final Evaluation.

Approach and Deliverables:

The Consultant would:

  1. review the documents, files, reports, agreements with Partner Organizations, and any other material deemed necessary;

  2. have meetings, discussions and work closely with PPR team, PPAF management, units and staff members;

  3. hold meetings and discussion with the Partner Organizations, Community Organizations, Federal and Local Authorities, and other Stakeholders;

  4. travel to the field as required

  5. provide supervisory inputs for other PPR consultancies, whenever relevant.

  6. liaise as advisable with AICS and World Bank.

mentioned objectives in accordance with the Contract that will be signed in due time.

Duration of Assignment: 13 Months expectedly

Nationality: Italian National

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