Consultancy - Context Analysis of Youth Social & Economic Empowerment Sector | PAK-NGOs
Background & Description

The primary objective of the mapping study and resultant gap analysis is to outline the operating and institutional context in which Empower Youth for Work project is functioning, identify avenues, windows of opportunities for quick impact, striking a balance between supply & demand while identifying options to work on demand side of the economic sector, enabling factors to engage youth specifically young girls with economic opportunities and initiatives by private sector, civil society and governments. The analysis will also identify potential risks and will suggest appropriate changes in the approaches towards youth (especially young girls) economic and social empowerment.

Geographical Focus
The study should focus following 08 selected Districts of Pakistan.
- Jamshoro
- Larkana
- Layyah
- Rawalpindi
- Peshawar
- Mansehra
- Quetta
The assignment will consist of desk review, secondary and primary data. Through interviews and FGDs.The consultant will be provided with access to partners and existing project documents.

The assignment will require 40 calendar days’ consultancy time. The start date will be 25th March 2018 and will be completed on 05th May 2019.

Requirements and Skills

Minimum 15 years of experience in conducting contextual/gap analysis, power analysis and assessments
• In-depth understanding of youth issues, government policies affecting youth and gender and role of local government and private sector
• Excellent and proven writing skills
• Proven experience of qualitative research methodologies
• Master’s degree (preferably a PhD) in economic, anthropology, social sciences or relevant disciplines.

How to Apply

Detailed TORs 

Please send your detailed Proposals and Quotations on following Oxfam official postal address with in closing date. TOR's are attached herewith:

Plot # 2, Street 11-A, Idrees Market, Sector F-10/2, Islamabad

Please note it is mandatory to mention the Consultancy Title on sealed envelope

1.        Proposal and Financial Quotation against TOR's (attached)
2.        Cv in case of individual / organization profile in case of firm

About Organization

Oxfam’s vision is a just world without poverty: a world in which people can influence decisions that affect their lives, enjoy their rights, and assume their responsibilities as full citizens of a world in which all human beings are valued and treated equally. Oxfam in Pakistan has been working in the country since 1973. In the Pakistan, our goal is to contribute to the eradication of poverty by supporting women and other vulnerable groups in saving lives and building livelihoods, enhancing their resilience to crises, shocks and stresses, and making their voices heard to hold duty-bearers accountable.