The East Europe Foundation (EEF) and its partners: Agency for Regional Development of Transnistria (ARD), Center for Innovation and Social Development (CISD) in Transnistria, Independent Institute for Law and Civil Society Tiraspol (ILCS), and the European Partnership for Democracy (EPD) are currently implementing an EU-funded project (hereafter: the “Action”) that supports civil society organisations (CSOs) in the Republic of Moldova – with a special focus on CSOs active in the Transnistrian region – in their efforts to contribute to local development and better service delivery.
The Action envisages a timeline of 29 months and aims to foster sustainable partnerships and capacities of civil society actors on both banks of the Nistru river through the establishment of cross-river platforms of cooperation at community level. One of the specific objectives of the Action is to improve the capacities of CSOs on both banks of the Nistru River to participate in local multi-actor partnership within sound organisational arrangements, in order to support community development, social services, civil protection, youth engagement and social entrepreneurship development.
To this effect, EPD is recruiting (an) expert(s) to develop a Capacity Development Program and related training materials for professionals from civil society organisations in the Transnistrian region, which will be used to train civil society professionals from the right bank of the Nistru river as well.
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Objectives and expected deliverables
The objective of this assignment is to develop a Capacity Development Program and related training materials that can be applied in the framework of this Action to enhance the capacities of civil society organisations and their staff in the following areas, which have been identified in a needs assessment report produced by the Action.
Scope of the Service Delivery
In line with the Description of the Action (to be shared with the Expert after the termination of the selection procedure) the Expert will be contracted to design a Capacity Development Programme and related training materials for those civil society organisations that have been identified as relevant within the Action. A list of those organisations will be shared with the Expert upon signing of the contract for service delivery.
The Capacity Development Program and the corresponding training materials need to be delivered to EPD and EEF in the second half of May 2018. This assignment should take approximately 14 days in total: 6 days for developing the Capacity Development Program and 8 days for developing related training materials for offline and online training sessions. The Capacity Development Program and training materials should be submitted in Russian or in English, with a subsequent translation to be ensured by the contractor after final approval. They need to respond to the needs of Transnistrian CSOs, as identified in the aforementioned Needs Assessment document.
In order to apply please send your CV (3 pages max, in English), a Cover Letter, Technical Proposal and a Price Offer (daily fee and the total costs for the assignment) to Mr Sebastian Bloching, Programmes Coordinator at the European Partnership for Democracy at firstname.lastname@example.org before 23:59 (CET) on Sunday, 14 May 2018.