Vacancy Announcement Details

Technical Specialists (Team Members) for the Evaluation of the Ethiopia Country Programme

05 Feb 2019


Purpose and Objectives of the evaluation:

This evaluation is part of a series of Country programme evaluations (CPEs) conducted by the Office of Evaluation of FAO. Its main purpose is to contribute to increase the relevance and strengthen the impact of FAO’s efforts at the country level.

The main objectives of the evaluation are to:

  • Evaluate FAO’s strategic positioning to assess to what extent FAO's programme meets Ethiopia's priorities and needs;
  • Assess FAO's contributions in the CPF priority areas;
  • Identify good practices, and opportunities for improved collaborations and results delivery.

The evaluation will be conducted from February – September 2019. The field visits will be carried out in April/May 2019.
Composition and profile of the evaluation team:
OED is looking for consultants to join the evaluation team with expertise in the following areas:

  • Agricultural economics, value chain development, including extension and financing;
  • Veterinary medicine, pastoralism, transboundary animal disease management, epidemio-surveillance;
  • Equity, social inclusion approaches and gender;
  • Resilience building, early warning and disaster risk reduction;
  • Forestry, natural resource management, climate change, biodiversity.

 Candidates should have not been involved in the formulation, implementation or backstopping of FAO’s projects in Ethiopia.

Full details available on the FAO website. Deadline for applications: 15 February.