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…
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. 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 and will work in close collaboration with project partners. This position is contingent upon award.