Organization: UN Children’s Fund
Country: Viet Nam
Closing date: 30 May 2017
As per TOR.
The consultancy is to support UNICEF Viet Nam and the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam in development of a statistical profile of people, including children, with disabilities in Viet Nam using the VDS 2016 dataset.
To have an in-depth understanding on the situation and characteristics of persons, including children, with disabilities in Viet Nam, the assignment has the following specific objectives:
To achieve the above mentioned objectives, the international consultant is required to carry out the following key tasks:
Develop a powerpoint presentation of VDS 2016 key findings and key messages.
Given the considerable amount of work and highly technical nature of the assignment, despite expected close and regular online consultation during the assignment period the international consultant is required to visit Ha Noi at least twice to have face-to-face discussion with UNICEF Viet Nam and GSO officials, i.e., the first visit during the first task of statistical analysis and tabulation planning and the second visit during the main report finalization.
Methodology & Expected Deliverables
This assignment employs a quantitative approach. The language of all deliverables is English.
The main report tentatively contains the following parts and chapters (subject to discussion with consultant and GSO officials):
Part I – Design and implementation of the survey
Part II – Major findings
Tasks and Deliverables:
1. Review the dataset and design a statistical analysis and tabulation plan
A statistical analysis and tabulation plan finalized and agreed, 3 days, by 20 June 2017 (the plan available).
2. Conduct the statistical analysis of the dataset provided in SPSS software including crosstabulation extracting and template populating, an inception report developed and agreed, 7 days, by 30 June 2017 (inception report available)
3. Develop the main report of VDS 2016 which includes methodology write-up, descriptive analyses of the required indicators, presentation of key tables and figures, and key messages, 20 days.
Draft report agreed by 25 July 2017 (draft report available for comment)
Final report including tables and graphs presented as per required cross-tabulations and indicators by 15 Aug 2017 (final draft report available for comment)
Final set of syntaxes, by 15 Sep 2017 (final report completed)
4. Develop a stand-alone summary report (less than 10 pages of A4) of key findings and key messages supported by data presented in a non-technical and infographic manner, final summary report containing non-technical and infographic data and key messages, 3 days, by 20 Sep 2017 (draft summary report available for comment) and 27 Sep 2017 (final summary report completed)
5. Develop a powerpoint presentation of VDS 2016 key findings and key messages, final powerpoint presentation, 2 days,by 20 Sep 2017 (powerpoint presentation available)
Total: 35 man-days, by 27 September 2017
Vu Manh Hong, Chief, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Unit
Qualification/Specialized Knowledge and Experience
Doctor’s degree or equivalent in Statistics, Demography, Social Sciences, Public Health or any other related technical field with special expertise in data management/processing, statistical analysis, and quantitative methods is required.
Skills and Experience
Excellent writing skills;
Interested candidates are kindly requested to apply online and submit the following documents:
Closing date for receipt of applications is30 May 2017 at 18:00 hours Viet Nam Time.
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=504822