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Request for Expressions of Interest: WHO/UNICEF Technical consultant to strengthen WASH monitoring, based in AMCOW, Abuja, Nigeria [deadline: 7 October]

The WHO and UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation and the WHO-led UN-Water GLAAS initiative is seeking a consultant to provide technical assistance on monitoring activities to the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW), based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Duration: 12 months

Applications should be submitted by 7th October 2016 to and should include: i) an up-to-date curriculum vitae; ii) a motivation letter outlining experience and skills, iii) a description of how these are relevant for the current position; and iv) links to relevant work, articles or report in this field. Successful applicants will be contacted by mid-October and be invited to be part of an interview week of 22nd October 2016.

For further details, read the full Terms of Reference.

WSSCC Developing Roster of Senior Consultants for Sanitation and Hygiene Programming Support

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) is currently recruiting to populate a roster of Senior Consultants Sanitation and Hygiene Programming Support. Placement on the roster will enable consultants to be contracted on a retainer basis to provide support to WSSCC’s country-level work in a variety of countries in Africa and Asia.  The purpose of these consultancies is to strengthen WSSCC’s range of activities around equity and sustainable and integrated hygiene and sanitation behaviour change at scale, within four main task areas:

Programme support: strengthen equity and hygiene and sanitation behaviour change programming aspects in GSF programmes in selected countries by providing technical support to programmes.

Capacity strengthening: Directly respond to programme capacity needs in relation to equity and/or hygiene and sanitation behaviour change; where appropriate develop capacity building materials or tools; advise WSSCC on the development of systems for equity and/or sanitation and hygiene behaviour change related capacity development.

Learning: In line with the 2012-2016 Medium Term Strategic Plan, inform WSSCC’s sustainable behaviour change and equity related learning agenda.

Country scoping and strategic programme development: Scoping, sector reviews and relationship building to support identification of new programme countries for WSSCC engagement.

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