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- BY Nicole Pelette
The Colombia Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Activity provides USAID/Colombia with technical and advisory services related to the MEL of USAID/Colombia projects and activities. To support this purpose, Panagora Group and its subcontractor Management Systems International (MSI) will provide technical advisory MEL services to the USAID/Colombia Mission. These include: monitoring support services; performance and impact evaluations, studies and assessments. These efforts will facilitate informed program management decisions, shape the long-term strategic direction of programs and decision-making within the Mission.
MEL will conduct a performance evaluation of the Social Dialogue of the Colombian Truth, Coexistence, and Non-recurrence Commission (CEV). The purpose of this performance evaluation is to provide useful insights into the process of the social appropriation of the CEV's legacy performed by the Social Dialog Office of CEV. This evaluation will also provide inputs to both the Commission's Final Report that will be released in November 2021 and the Committee for Following-up and Monitoring the report recommendations. The evaluation approach includes the construction of indicators for measuring the process of social appropriation of the CEV's legacy, the development of quantitative and qualitative instruments for measuring effectivity, and perception about the armed conflict and reconciliation. As part of the evaluation team, the MEL Activity seeks a Transitional Justice, Truth, Repair, and Non-Repetition Specialist with substantial experience in Truth Commissions. The following are some of the key responsibilities and requirements for the position.
Only Colombian citizens living in Colombia are eligible for this position
The subject Matter Specialist supports the design of the methodology and instruments for the baselines and performance evaluations. The period of performance of this assignment will be from July 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020, with 65 days of LOE.