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Monday, April 2, 2018

Action Research (AR) Advisor Job at Saferworld - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Action Research (AR) Advisor

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Deadline of this Job:
18th April 2018

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Saferworld is an independent non-governmental organisation that works to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives. We work with civil society, governments and international organisations to encourage and support effective policies and practices through advocacy, research and policy development, and through supporting the actions of others.

We have been working in Africa since 1997, with a primary focus upon East Africa and the Horn region. We have well-established programmes in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Somalia/land and our headquarters are in London.
As a result of the growth of our programmes in terms of scale and intensity, we are seeking an Action Research (AR) Advisor to work with the Sudan programme team in adapting our methodology/tools to their contexts. The post holder will work in collaboration with the Organisational Development Unit and the Research and Programme Support Team, accompanying programme and partner staff in the use of tools, analysis and adaptation of programming.

The successful candidate will require experience of designing and using action research (AR) methodologies, including in community programming, experience of supporting and accompanying staff and partners (including remotely) in developing and using AR tools, in depth understanding of validity and quality assurance in AR approaches, training and facilitation skills, understanding of the challenges faced in project implementation in conflict affected environments

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