Information Communication Officer at International Development Association (IDA)

The Federal Government of Nigeria sought and obtained financial assistance from the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank Group to support the implementation of the Community and Social Development Project (CSDP). The Project is aimed at reducing poverty by increasing access by the poor to improved social and natural resource infrastructure services on a sustainable manner throughout Nigeria. It also seeks to strengthen the capacity of the communities and Local Governments to adopt Community Driven Development (CDD) approach to address community level development challenges through the implementation of micro projects.Job Title: Information Communication OfficerResponsibilitiesBe responsible for advocacy, sensitization and communication activities of FPSU;Facilitate advocacy on CDD at all levels;Design strategies for the encouragement of Government and its Agencies to he more sympathetic and supportive towards the cause of the poor and the vulnerable;Prepare budget estimates and annual work plan for communication activities at the FPSU;Maintain links with and update knowledge of other Agencies’ programmes on advocacy, sensitization, awareness and communication:Be responsible fur preparing periodic reports on progress in advocacy, mobilization and awareness, measured against the targets of annual work plans and legal funding requirements (e.g. IDA/Donor requirements);Responsible for communication materials development;Coordinate leaning events for Federal Project Steering Committee (FPSC) sod other stakeholders at National level;Monitoring and coordination of information, Education and Communication activities;Any other duties as may be assigned by the National Coordinator. 

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