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QED is the lead implementer of the Uganda Learning Activity (ULA). The purpose of the ULA is to further strengthen USAID/Uganda performance and improve the performance of its implementing partners, with a focus on collaborating, learning and adapting (CLA), in order to enhance the impact and sustainability of USAID-supported contributions to Uganda’s development.
The ULA will achieve this through three objectives:
- Collaboration: Strengthened collaboration, both internally and with external stakeholders, enables USAID to better leverage expertise, learning and resources; and deepens local ownership.
- Learning: Systematic learning, through applied research, monitoring and evaluation, informs and improves the relevance, quality and cost- effectiveness of programs and operations
- Performing: Adaptive management of program implementation and meta-level interventions to improve the quality of USAID program outcomes.
The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) is a member of the USAID’s Northern Uganda Development of Enhanced Local Governance, Infrastructure, and Livelihoods (NUDEIL) Project Implementation Team. The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) will work alongside other technical personnel to provide research and social impact analysis to improve systematic learning through monitoring and evaluation that informs and improves relevancy, quality and cost-effectiveness of NUDEIL activities. The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) will lead the establishment and implementation of performance measures for the NUDEIL project.
Place of Performance:
The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) will be located work in Kampala in the Ministry of Local Government (MoLG) with frequent travel to other parts of Uganda as need.
Period of Performance:
The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) will serve for a period of 3 years unless extended by modification to the employment agreement.
The M&E Specialist (Social Impact) reports to the NUDEIL Focal Person, MoLG.