Empower youth for Work (EYW) is a 5 years’ project that aims to work towards poverty reduction, youth empowerment (especially young girls) and gender equality. The project is working for improved economic and social empowerment for young women and men living in rural climate-change affected areas. The project facilitates in the implementation of effective policies and practices that address the economic and gendered exclusion of youth and lead to productive and decent employment prospects for young people. 70% of the target audience for the project are young women aged 15-29 residing in the rural and semi-urban areas of districts Layyah in Punjab and Jamshoro in Sindh.
Objectives of the Assignment
The overall objective of the study is to develop a sustainable social enterprise model working for the social and economic empowerment of young people while operating in different parts of the country.
The assignment includes following:
First, study the existing innovation HUB models in Layyah and Jamshoro. Suggest suitable registration mechanism as legal entity in Pakistan and develop sustainable innovation hub model (social enterprise) which can engage in business activities and generate funds to serve the marginalized youth in the area.
It further includes:
Second, develop sustainable and profitable model (social enterprise) using industry’s best practices and learning from EYW project.
Third, consultant will be responsible for its institutional development. She/he will develop and strengthen operations of the Innovation HUB Pakistan. It includes set up core functions of accounts, finance, program and HR.
It further includes:
The start date will be 15th December and will be completed on30th April, 2020
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. or else it will not be considered for further assessment.
1. Proposal and Financial Quotation against TOR's
2. Cv in case of individual / organization profile in case of firm
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.