Policy Analyst and Research 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: Policy Analyst and Research OfficerResponsibilitiesFacilitate the formulation of policy framework fur CDD and poverty reduction as emerging from project interventions;Facilitate the sharing of local, national and international CDD experience with States and also share experiences across the States;Support M&E Specialist to develop baseline data to guide tracking of project impact based on National Bureau Of Statistics (NBS)house hold surveys (NCS, DHS, GHS, CWIQ, etc);Facilitate qualitative and quantitative studies which will ensure policy reforms that are necessary for addressing poverty reduction;Assist in liaising/networking with other poverty intervention Ministries/AgenciesFacilitate capacity building in policy analysis for appropriate staff members of the EPSU and SAs.Any other duties as may be assigned by the National Coordinator.

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