14 February, 2011

1835 Case study writer Consultant

UNICEF Vanuatu


Non Government Organisation


Port Vila, Vanuatu

Job Hours:

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Due Date:


Job Description:

The Integrated Framework (IF) for Trade-Related Technical Assistance (TRTA) to Least-Developed Countries (LDCs) is an international programme that was first established in 1997 to support trade capacity development as a catalyst for growth. The IF represented a unique partnership through which six core international organizations combined their efforts with those

of the LDCs beneficiaries and development partners. Other broad objectives of the IF were to mainstream trade into LDCs’ national development plans and poverty reduction strategies; and to provide an instrument for coordinated delivery of trade related technical assistance in response to needs identified by LDCs. The objective of this exercise is to review selected

projects implemented under the IFTF between 2001-2010 with a view toward providing case-stories about the results and in particular poverty reduction and gender empowerment impacts. It is also expected that the case-stories will help to identify possible drivers of long-term change generated by the projects.

The objective of this assignment is to produce a case story for the IFTF projects implemented in Vanuatu, namely the Vanuatu Diagnostic Trade Integration Study and the Vanuatu Trade Integration and Capacity Building Project. The position will be based in Port Vila, Vanuatu and will report to the UNDP designated focal point in the Country Office and to the Geneva

Trade and Human Development Unit. Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Completed applications, should also include a recent resume, completed P11 Form available on the Fiji UNDP website mentioned, cover letter and identity photograph. Applicants should send the following technical proposal and a cover letter setting out: How the applicant meets the

qualifications and experience required, Approach and methodology including a work plan and budget for achieving the expected results/deliverables as per the detailed Terms of Reference, Proposed costs for undertaking this consultancy: The work plan should include professional fees, travel, living expenses (if applicable) for the duty station (Vanuatu) and any other

miscellaneous cost that may be incurred during the duration of the consultancy.

Interested applicant must have the following:


- A post-graduate degree in economics, economic development, or a related field; Previous work experience with international organizations or donors, particularly in the area of trade, is required; Expertise in

monitoring and evaluation of development interventions is required

- Excellent communication, particularly writing skills, in (English); Experience in featuring case stories and in journalism is welcomed.


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How To Apply:

All applications should be clearly marked as “Case study writer Consultant” and submitted by email or mail address mentioned below.

Contact Name:

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Vacancy-(Idicate Vacancy title), United Nations Development Programme, Private Mail Bag, Suva.



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