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Recruitment of Individual Consultancy Service – The West African Health Organisation (WAHO)

The West African Health Organisation (WAHO) in its budget for fiscal year 2018 has earmarked some funds to implementing the research project “Moving maternal, newborn and child health Evidence into Policy (MEP) in West Africa”, and intends to use part of the funds to make payments under the following contract: Recruiting one (1) Individual Consultant […]

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Call for expressions of interest: Alliance for HPSR Board Member

The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research is calling for expressions of interest from those interesting in becoming a Board member. The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research was established in 1999 and is hosted as an international partnership within the World Health Organization (WHO). The Alliance’s mission is to promote the generation […]

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Call for applications: Three-week impact evaluation training course in Tanzania

The Economic and Social Research Foundation (www.esrftz.org) has received a grant from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (https://hewlett.org) for capacity strengthening of Tanzanian workforce on impact evaluation research. Through this capacity building initiative, the ESRF aims at offering three (3) short-term training courses on impact evaluation to a cohort of 25 participants. The training […]

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Apply now for the new Master of Management in Government degree at Wits School of Governance

Wits School of Governance  are offering the most flexible and choice-based Master’s programme in South Africa. Why you should apply: The MM in Governance offers specialisations in social security policy, security, monitoring and evaluation, public development management, economics and development and public policy A choice from 17 electives This programme aims to: Build critical thinking and […]

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Call for application: 2019 World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program

WBG Africa Fellowship Program Launched in 2013, the World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets young talented African nationals who are completing or recently completed a Ph.D. in an area relevant to the World Bank’s work. The fellowship program has been very successful since its inception, building a strong pipeline of young African talent […]

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Call for application: European Commission Evidence-Informed Policy-Making Seminar in South Africa (Fully-funded)

Water, energy, food security and health remain in the scientific and policy making spotlight in Africa. The Evidence Informed Policy Making (EIPM) seminar will train participants to use evidence for policy making by focusing on challenges and interrelations of those fields. Application and selection Please apply online outlining your motivation and why you think this […]

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Funding call: Boosting decent employment for Africa’s youth

The call is open to applicants from research-focused organizations, academia, research institutions, think tanks, and non-governmental organizations around the world. However, the applicant must have a strong presence in sub-Saharan Africa or a partnership with a sub-Saharan-based institution. Scope IDRC, INCLUDE, and the International Labour Organization (ILO) seek concept notes for action-oriented research aimed at […]

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SECTION27’s Mark Heywood to deliver keynote at UJ’s Evidence 2018 Conference

The Africa Evidence Network (AEN) at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) will host the Evidence 2018 conference which will take place from 25-28 September 2018. The Evidence 2018 conference keynote will be opened by Mr Mark Heywood, Executive Director of SECTION27. SECTION27 is a public interest law center that seeks to influence, develop and use the law […]

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AfrEA School of Evaluation: Register for a 5 day course in designing and implementing a results based Monitoring & Evaluation system

The School of Evaluation will utilise a combination of online  and face to face tutorials over a period. Successful completion of the entire package and related attachment/mentorship gives one certification as a professional evaluator. The intention is to affiliate the school with a number of universities on the continent. This will also encourage young and […]

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