Egypt: Consultancy to develop guidelines and support the establishment of Child-friendly courts and prosecution offices (7 months) Internationals only

Organization: UN Children's Fund
Country: Egypt
Closing date: 18 Jan 2020

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ACTIVITIES, DELIVERABLES AND TIMELINES, PLUS BUDGET PER DELIVERABLE

ACTIVITIES

DELIVERABLES

ESTIMATED DURATION TO COMPLETE

PAYMENT

Activity (1) Development of guidelines for the office of the prosecution office and the Ministry of Justice on minimum standards for establishing child friendly spaces.

The guide will include:

Key elements to consider for space selection

Sample layouts

Equipment selection

Security and safety aspects

Checklists for minimum standards, including accessibility for children with disabilities, gender sensitive facilities.

M&E framework and checklist

Good/promising practices from other countries

Deliverable (1) Guidelines

5 days in country mission

6 days drafting

$5,500

Activity (2) Design and implementation of child friendly spaces at the selected prosecution office and child courts

Deliverable (2) Design layouts, tools and list of requirements

7 days design and preparation

5 days in country mission

$6,000

Activity (3) Conduct consultations with relevant stakeholders on way forward

Final report on recommendations and follow up strategy

7 days

$3,500

INDICATORS TO EVALUATE PERFORMANCE

All deliverables should meet the satisfaction of UNICEF, according to the following indicators:

  • Timely preparation and submission of all draft documents.
  • Quality of the final version.
  • Cooperative working relationship with UNICEF and partners and openness to suggestions.
  • Comprehensive inclusion of comments provided by reviewers.
  • Timeliness of submission of the final version.
  • QUALIFICATIONS, SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE AND ADDITIONAL COMPETENCIES

  • Advanced university degree in a relevant field of social sciences.
  • At least 8 years of relevant experience working on issues related to child justice systems.
  • Proven experience in establishing child friendly spaces.
  • Experience in facilitating consultations with government representatives and other stakeholders.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • CONDITIONS OF WORK

    The consultant will work remotely. 10 days in country mission.

    NOTE FOR CONSULTANTS AND INDIVIDUAL CONTRACTORS:

    Please submit a financial offer along with your proposal, which contains the following information:

    -Fee for services to be provided based on the deliverables in the Terms of Reference.

    UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks, and will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles.

    Remarks: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.

    How to apply:

    UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=529078

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