Short-term assignment (SSA)

International Consultancy to support the development of Cambodian Youth Development Index (CYDI)

2 March 2017

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

 

Specific Tasks:

  • Present conceptual and theoretical framework of Youth Development Index from global and/or regional levels to stakeholders in Cambodia
     
  • Provide technical advice in consultative meetings with national stakeholders on data availability and quality and select indicators for CYDI
     
  • Provide technical inputs, particularly within the Cambodian context, for the indicators that should be included in CYDI in accordance with the international, regional and national commitments
     
  • Develop guidelines (including tools, methods and timelines) to be utilised for development of CYDI (including analysing the existing data and/or data collection) and to design disaggregated data reporting format (tools) at least by age and sex as required in the reporting instrument of YDI
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  • Produce report on CYDI to be in line with the YDI report at global and regional levels, and taking into account the experiences of YDI development from other countries

Requirements:

  • An advanced degree (Ph.D preferred) in demography and population studies, social sciences, statistics, human rights, gender and youth development studies or any other relevant area
     
  • Proven five year experience in research and developing statistical tools, indices, indicators and M&E
     
  • Extensive previous experience of statistical data collection, analysis, manipulation and presentation using statistical software
     
  • Experience in developing similar YDI is strongly preferred
     
  • Familiarity working with government institutions and young people is an advantage
     
  • Excellent analytical, communication and writing skills in English
     
  • Availability to work throughout the assignment

How to apply:

Applications must be supported with a UN Personal History Form (P11) and a detailed CV addressed directly to UNFPA Country Office, Phnom Penh Center, Room 526, Sothearos Blvd. The P11 Form and Terms of Reference can be obtained via email cambodia.office@unfpa.org or UNFPA Website http://cambodia.unfpa.org/. The consultant should express expected Consultancy Fee. 

Deadline: 

17 March 2017 (4:00 pm, local time)

Specific Tasks:

  • Present conceptual and theoretical framework of Youth Development Index from global and/or regional levels to stakeholders in Cambodia
     
  • Provide technical advice in consultative meetings with national stakeholders on data availability and quality and select indicators for CYDI
     
  • Provide technical inputs, particularly within the Cambodian context, for the indicators that should be included in CYDI in accordance with the international, regional and national commitments
     
  • Develop guidelines (including tools, methods and timelines) to be utilised for development of CYDI (including analysing the existing data and/or data collection) and to design disaggregated data reporting format (tools) at least by age and sex as required in the reporting instrument of YDI
  •  
  • Produce report on CYDI to be in line with the YDI report at global and regional levels, and taking into account the experiences of YDI development from other countries

Requirements:

  • An advanced degree (Ph.D preferred) in demography and population studies, social sciences, statistics, human rights, gender and youth development studies or any other relevant area
     
  • Proven five year experience in research and developing statistical tools, indices, indicators and M&E
     
  • Extensive previous experience of statistical data collection, analysis, manipulation and presentation using statistical software
     
  • Experience in developing similar YDI is strongly preferred
     
  • Familiarity working with government institutions and young people is an advantage
     
  • Excellent analytical, communication and writing skills in English
     
  • Availability to work throughout the assignment

How to apply:

Applications must be supported with a UN Personal History Form (P11) and a detailed CV addressed directly to UNFPA Country Office, Phnom Penh Center, Room 526, Sothearos Blvd. The P11 Form and Terms of Reference can be obtained via email cambodia.office@unfpa.org or UNFPA Website http://cambodia.unfpa.org/. The consultant should express expected Consultancy Fee. 

Deadline: 

17 March 2017 (4:00 pm, local time)