Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently leading the implementation of a 4 year DFID-funded programme to protect would-be migrants and refugees from unsafe migration though and from Ethiopia. A key deliverable of this programme is the formative research, led by the Mixed Migration Center (MMC).
The MMC is a leading source for independent and high-quality data, information, research and analysis on mixed migration. Through the provision of credible evidence and expertise on mixed migration, MMC aims to support agencies, policy makers and practitioners to make well-informed decisions, to positively impact global and regional migration policies, to contribute to protection and assistance responses for people on the move and to stimulate forward thinking in the sector responding to mixed migration. The MMC is part of the Danish Refugee Council.
DRC / MMC are looking for 4 Research Consultants who will support in conducting formative research for the Ethiopia Migration Programme. Under the management of DRC and MMC, the Research Consultants will play a key role in adapting research methodology and tools to regional contexts, planning and collection of data through various research methods, analysis of data and consolidation into research pieces, and reporting of findings to the consortia.
The 4 consultants will be working in 4 areas of Ethiopia as follows:
The research will look into the drivers, profiles, patterns of migrant populations traveling through and from Ethiopia. The focus of the research is on migrant populations in Ethiopia, which includes Ethiopian migrants and returnees with equal focus on refugees on the move, specifically, Eritrean and Somali refugees. The research will look at (but is not limited to):
Responsibilities: (in bullet points)
Experience and technical competencies: (include years of experience)
Education: The candidate should hold a minimum bachelor’s degree in migration, international relations, development studies, or other related field.
Fluent English: Depending on location, fluency in one of Tigrigna, Amharic, Somali are required