Aasaman Nepal (ASN) ‘A pioneer organization for education and nutrition’, is one of the leading Terai based NGOs led and managed by social activists since its establishment in Dhanusha, Janakpur in 1999. ASN has been engaged in developing and implementing programs aimed at protection, promotion and fulfillment of child rights in Nepal. Currently ASN has been working in 10 districts under 6 Thematic Areas as: Education/Child Protection, Women Empowerment, Livelihood/ Natural Resource Management, Disaster Risk Reduction, Health/ Nutrition and Good Governance.
ASN is implementing the project “International Citizens Service (ICS) Project” supported by VSO Nepal and invites applications from dedicated and qualified Nepali citizens for the following postbased in Dhading district of Province 3.View Company Profile
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Hiring Local Consultant
1. Project Background
Promoting Citizen Empowerment and Inclusive Democracy in Province 2 is a four-year project funded by the European Union and it aims in the target areas that a comprehensive understanding of local governance has occurred, and practical implementation has been anchored into day-to-day reality as well as in the regular calendar of events between local government and citizens. It is being implemented in Rajgadh and Bishnupur Rural Municipalities of Saptari, Karjanha and Kalyanpur Municipalities of Siraha and Isnath and Baudhimai Municipalities of Rautahat districts.
The project aims to work with local as well as provincial government while keeping the empowerment of marginalized citizens at the core of its mission. The project provisions for agricultural and market oriented vocational skills/training to youths (especially for youth girls) for their socio-economic empowerment. This is to strengthen and empower the youth networksat local level in agriculture and viable market job opportunities that will support them for income generation and establish strong linkage with local government.
The objectives of hiring a local consultant is to support the district partner organizations:Dalit Sarokar Manch (DSM) in Saptari, Mukti Nepal (MN) in Siraha and Environment and Child Development Council (ECDC) in Rautahat to conduct the activities planned under output three: Youth-led CSOs are empowered and benefit from socio-economic development. The consultant will be responsible to support the district partners in interacting with the youth groups,need assessment of group members, participant's selection for the vocational skills/life skills trainings, technically support the partners during the entire process of the vocational skills/life skills training.
3. Scope of work
The consultant must frequently visit Saptari, Siraha and Rautahat districts. The consultant must have to support the district partners during the entire process of the vocational skills/life skills trainings.
5. Target groups and training locations
The trainings will be carried out in Rajgadh and Bishnupur Rural Municipalities of Saptari, Karjanha and Kalyanpur Municipalities of Sirahaand Isnath and Baudhimai Municipalities of Rautahat district. It will focus trainings to Youth-led CSOs, especially young women from Dalit, Muslim and marginalized communities for agricultural and market oriented vocational skills/training to youths (especially for youth girls) for their socio-economic empowerment.
6. Reporting and key deliverables
7. Consultancy Timeframe
The local consultant will be responsible to work for four months.
8 Payment Modality
The consultant will be paid on a monthly basis after deduction of tax as per the Nepalese tax law of Nepal Government.
Interested individuals, who meet the above requirements, should apply by submitting their CV and cover letter at email@example.com
The candidates must adhere to Aasaman Nepal's policies and internal procedures, protocols, code of conduct with special attention to Child Safeguarding and Protection and Do No Harm Policies.
The closing date for applications is 12 October, 2020. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for interview. Any decision for disqualification rests solely with ASN.
Aasaman Nepal, Mahalaxmisthan, Lalitpur
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