National Parliamentary Advisor – Kenya

PLACE OF PERFORMANCE: The consultant will be expected to perform her/his service in Nairobi, Kenya. (Interested applicants must be based in Kenya)  EXPECTED START DATE: IMMEDIATE (subject to contract start date) HOW TO APPLY  If you are interested and confident you can deliver the scope of work and can demonstrate that you meet  the required competencies detailed in [...]

Parliamentary Liaison and Project Coordinator – Kenya

Group of Individuals and/or Firms are not eligible for this consultancy (only at an individual level) TERMS OF REFERENCE Background: The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the effectiveness of elected representative assemblies at all levels of governance in Africa and beyond. The Centre seeks a consultant - Parliamentary Liaison and Project[...]

Gender and CSO Advisor – Kenya

Group of Individuals and/or Firms are not eligible for this consultancy (only at an individual level) TERMS OF REFERENCE Background: The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the effectiveness of elected representative assemblies at all levels of governance in Africa and beyond. The Centre seeks a consultant - Gender and CSO Advisor[...]

Job Title: Research Officer

Research Officer Location:             Accra, Ghana Term:                   Full Time Reports to:         Executive Director Background The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the effectiveness of elected representative assemblies at all levels of governance in Africa and beyond. ACEPA is seeking a Research Officer to join its team. Purpose The[...]

Call for Proposal – Gender Responsive Budgeting

Inclusive Legislatures for Gender-Responsive Policies CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST BY QUALIFIED EXPERTS AND CALL FOR PROPOSALS LOCATION: GHANA1 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday 12th of July 2023 TYPE OF CONTRACT: Individual Contract AREA OF EXPERTISE: GENDER RESPONSIVE BUDGETING Background: The Global Affairs Canada funded Inclusive Legislatures for Gender-Responsive Policies (ILGRP) project implemented in Ghana, Kenya and Togo aims[...]

25

Jun

Data for Accountability Project

OverviewInterventionsOutcomesOverview Comprehensive data for monitoring the progress of the Sustainable Development Goals’ (SDGs) implementation is crucial to enable parliaments to perform their oversight and accountability role effectively and ensure no part of the country is left behind. The Data for Accountability Project (DAP), led by the African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs, in partnership with the Ghana Statistical[...]

23

Jun

Consultative Meetings on issues of Human Rights

 A delegation made up of three steering committee members of AfriPAHR was in Ghana from Wednesday 23rd June to Sunday 28th June for consultative meetings with key stakeholders on issues of Human Rights with special attention on Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). This forms part of the network’s on-going work with the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom[...]

20

Apr

Training and sensitization of citizen groups in the Northern and Southern sectors of Ghana as part of a project titled “Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens

One hundred and twenty participants were trained on how to engage parliament and also Gender Equality and Social Inclusion issues as part of a project title; Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens (Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups) Working Together for Inclusive Development Asuogyaman, Yilo Krobo, Akuapem North and Abuakwa North Districts   The project seeks to achieve[...]

17

Apr

Training and Sensitization of GESI Groups and CSO Representatives in the Southern Sector Parliament-Citizen Engagement

Asuogyaman, Yilo Krobo, Akuapem North and Abuakwa North Districts  One hundred and twenty participants were trained on how to engage parliament and also Gender Equality and Social Inclusion issues as part of a project title; Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens (Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups) Working Together for Inclusive Development The project seeks to achieve the overall[...]

27

Jan

Cape Town AfriPAHR SG Meeting and Strategic Planing session

Cape Town – Last month, from 27-28 January 2022, African Parliamentarians Association for Human Rights (AfriPAHR) Steering Committee members came together in Cape Town, South Africa to deliberate and discuss the future direction of the network. The discussions include new strategic priorities to advance democracy and human rights for all, with a specific focus on freedom of[...]