Pact began working in Nepal in 1988 and has played a critical role in improving literacy, citizen engagement and the economic and social status of women and other marginalized groups in the country. Nepal is the birthplace of Pact’s award-winning WORTH program, which brings women together in groups of 20 to 25 to learn how to save money and start small…
At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. A nonprofit international development organization founded in 1971, Pact works on the ground in nearly 40 countries to improve the lives of those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization. We serve these communities because we envision a world where everyone owns their future. To do this, we build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses, and governments that create sustainable and resilient communities where those we serve are heard, capable, and vibrant.
Pact is a recognized global leader in international development. Our staff have a range of expertise in areas including public health, capacity development, governance and civil society, natural resource management, poverty, fragile states, monitoring and evaluation, small-scale and artisanal mining, microfinance and more. This expertise is combined in Pact’s unique integrated approach, which focuses on systemic changes needed to improve people’s lives.
Pact is recruiting a Senior Institutional Advisor for an upcoming USAID Nepal Adolescent Reproductive Health (ARH) Activity. The purpose of ARH is to empower adolescents to reach their full capacity by choosing and practicing healthy reproductive behaviors. This will be achieved by expanding the demand, supply, and use of quality, adolescent-responsive reproductive health (RH) services and products across selected municipalities in
The Activity will support a range of healthy reproductive behaviors including delaying marriage, delaying first pregnancy, healthy timing and spacing of pregnancy, seeking FP/RH services, use of contraceptives, prevention of HIV/AIDS, prevention and treatment of other STIs, menstrual hygiene, prevention and management of gender-based violence, and others as appropriate, contributing to better health outcomes as well as social and economic benefits.
The Sr. Institutional Advisor will provide technical leadership in the implementation of and oversight to the Pact’s scope of work in the ARH, capacity development strategy to strengthen local partners (CSO & govt) in efforts to empower adolescents to reach their full capacity by choosing and practicing healthy reproductive behaviors. The Sr. Institutional Advisor will work in a collaborative and integrated way across project objectives and with all consortium partners to ensure high quality support and expertise is provided to implementing partners. This position will report to the Chief of Party, Pact, and will work in close collaboration with project partners.
This position is contingent upon award.
Candidates fulfilling the criteria mentioned above may send in their complete Curriculum Vitae (CV) with Application Letter to the address mentioned below. (Note: Interviews will be held on a rolling basis)
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