The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), a non-profit organization, is
the world leader in the fight to eliminate pediatric AIDS. Our mission is to prevent pediatric HIV infection and to eliminate pediatric AIDS through research, advocacy, and prevention and treatment programs. For more information, please visit http://www.pedaids.org.
EGPAF is a US-based NGO that works in 19 countries towards our mission of ending AIDS in children. EGPAF partners with a variety of donors to address HIV prevention, care, and treatment issues to improve service delivery for populations in need. EGPAF seeks to work in the countries were the burden of disease is high, where our technical assistance is needed, and where we believe we can make the greatest difference towards meeting our mission. While we work across a number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa, EGPAF does not currently have a presence in Nigeria. EGPAF is seeking a consultant to explore the donor and project landscape in Nigeria, to help us determine where we might be able to provide assistance. EGPAF is seeking one consultant with business development and program planning expertise. The Business Development Consultant will work closely with a second consultant that EGPAF is recruiting (Please see the Technical Consultant RFP for more details) to identify potential opportunities for EGPAF in Nigeria and will make recommendations for our engagement. Details are provided below.
SCOPE OF WORK
Scopes of work:
1. Program Planning / Business Development Consultant
Requirements and Duties: The consultant should demonstrate experience in the planning of new programs and should have a record of successful business development efforts. The consultant should be a highly organized individual familiar with HIV program issues, experienced in successful engagement with partners and stakeholders, and capable of conducting desk research and landscaping program issues in developing countries. Familiarity with health and development issues in Nigeria is required. The consultant will:
· Conduct background/desk research for the exploration of an EGPAF technical assistance role in Nigeria.
· Create/maintain list of contacts, attend meetings, and assemble information learned.
· Travel to Nigeria, along with EGPAF’s Technical Specialist Consultant, to make contact with potential partners and stakeholders and to gather information.
· Prepare a landscape analysis of HIV efforts in Nigeria, related to HIV testing and treatment.
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