CONSULTANT TO CONDUCT MAPPING STUDY OF ORGANIZATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS WORKING IN THE FIELD OF WOMEN’S POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT.

Job Description.

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Women Fund Tanzania (WFT) is currently recruiting a Consultant for a new project “Women Leaders –Power of Change”, funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented in partnership with Hanns-Seidel Foundation (HSF) Tanzania, Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) and Centre for Good Governance and Economic Development (CGGED) to conduct a mapping study of organizations/institutions working in the area of women political empowerment in the country.

WFT registered in September 2008 is the first activist and only women’s rights fund in Tanzania whose goal is to contribute towards women’s rights and empowerment, and to promote women’s and feminist movement building strategies through implementing a functional and empowering funding mechanism for women. Currently WFT in collaboration with HSF, ORPP and CGGED funded by European Union (EU) are implementing a three (3) years project (Women Leaders: Power of Change), i.e. from 2017 – 2019. Its major focus is to contribute to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5, target 5 in Tanzania: Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life.

The specific objective of the project is to enable women to participate to a greater extent in political processes in preparation of the Local Elections in 2019 and the General Elections in 2020.

This will be done by achieving the following outputs:

  • Output 1:The capacities of 200 female aspirants are strengthened in the area of political leadership, ethics, campaigning, networking and equal opportunities in decision-making bodies.
  • Output 2: The capacities of the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) to institute, monitor and document policies and laws that increase participation and representation of women in political parties are enhanced.
  • Output 3: The knowledge and exchange between organisations active in the field of women are increased.
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    Start Date: As soon as possible. Application deadline: 30th September, 2017

    Application procedure

    Interested individual consultants must submit the following documents/information alongside their proposals to demonstrate their qualifications:

  • Personal CV including past experience in similar projects and at least 3 references, where more than one consultant will be involved, clearly indicate the overall lead consultant and responsible persons
  • Technical proposal explaining why you/they are the most suitable for the work and providing a brief methodology on how you will approach and conduct the work:
  • Applications should be made by mail and sent to info@wft.or.tz cc to kagorose16@gmail.com with the reference “Consultant – Mapping Study” in the subject heading.
  • Please send CV, cover letter as well as three professional references prior to 30th September 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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