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Opportunity for a training on evidence mapping in South Africa

The Africa Centre for Evidence is hosting a training event on evidence mapping and synthesis on 22-24 August. The 3-day training will cover the following content: An in-depth introduction to the methodology of evidence mapping including the detailed research steps required to conduct a map. This includes: developing a mapping framework and inclusion criteria; systematic searching; data […]

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Funding opportunity:Heightening Institutional capacity for Governments to use Health Research (HIGH-Res)

This is a joint call for proposals from the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research and Wellcome to enhance the capacity of ministries of health in lower-middle and low-income countries to use health research evidence in policy-making. Expressions of interest are invited from consortia – including participants from both research institutions and ministries of […]

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Twede Mbele is looking for a Knowledge Management Consultant

Twende Mbele is searching for a Knowledge Management (KM) Consultant to, firstly support the Programme Secretariat in establishing a foundation for knowledge management on M&E topics and experience sharing within the initiative and beyond. Secondly, to compile the Twende learnings for stakeholders of M&E systems in Africa who seek to learn from the experience of others. The full […]

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AFIDEP Vacancies: Budget Analysis and Public Finance Management Expert (x3)

The Parliament of Malawi is the supreme legislative body in Malawi. It plays the important roles of oversight, legislation, and representation in the country. The Parliament is currently seeking to strengthen its capacity in undertaking budget analysis and financial scrutiny, legislative drafting and scrutiny and research required by committees to perform their functions. This has […]

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UJ awards Africa Evidence Leadership Award

Recently, the Africa Evidence Network (AEN) at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) launched the first annual AELA to recognise and honour people who have raised the awareness of evidence-informed decision-making (EIDM) in Africa. Ms Velia Manyonga, Head of the Research Division at the Parliament of Malawi, is the first recipient of the Africa Evidence Leadership Award (AELA). “It is […]

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UJ’s MPhil in Social Policy and Development is now open

Are you a development professional in business, civil society or the state that is interested in Corporate Social Responsibility, social policy and planning at local, provincial and national levels that would like to advance a career in development? The University of Johannesburg is offering MPhil in Social Policy and Development  founded by the Centre for Social Development in Africa,  is […]

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