The African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) is a registered international Non-Governmental Organisation with a mandate to work on African development policy issues. Our mission is to translate and enable utilisation of evidence in policymaking to accelerate socioeconomic transformation and sustainable development in Africa. We work to entrench a culture of evidence informed policy making (EIPM) in public policymaking spaces and decision-making processes. We achieve this by enabling governments and other non-government entities address institutional and systemic barriers to evidence use, translating practical evidence and providing technical assistance to promote uptake of the evidence in decision-making processes in our thematic areas of specialisation which currently are Population Change and Sustainable Development; Reproductive, Maternal, New born, Child and Adolescent Health; Transformative Education and Skills Development; and Capacity Building in Evidence-Informed Policymaking in Africa, through advancement of learning and networking among evidence use experts across Africa. We do this through fostering consistent availability of timely, relevant and accessible evidence from credible sources to support policymaking and implementation of effective development programs in the continent.
With our Head Office in Nairobi-Kenya and a regional office in Lilongwe-Malawi, we are seeking experienced and highly motivated individuals for the following position(s).
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