Training objectivesTo strengthen the skills of CSOs and CBOs cooperating with WWF in project cycle management.Note: The group of 19 CSOs and CBOs from Kayin State and Tanintharyi Region that WWF cooperates with has defined project cycle management including particularly proposal and report writing as their top priority for capacity strengthening. Through delivering trainings on this topic WWF is seeking to meet this need.Scope of worka) Design a series of project cycle management (PCM) trainings for locals CSOs/CBOs based on their current skill level and needs.• Introduction to PCM, needs assessment, proposal writing and fund-raising.• Monitoring, evaluation and report writing.The training design should be based on the needs of the potential participants – so the Consultant(s) are likely to set aside time for contacting some CSOs by telephone to assess their current level and needs.b) Conducting the pieces of training: The number of training participants will be around 20-25 persons per training. The training will be conducted in Dawei and/or Japan.c) Coaching / follow up: If required / helpful to the participants, the Consultant(s) should be available for remote (telephone/email) coaching and feedback to the training participants in between the training modules and within 2-4 weeks of the last training.
RequirementWe are looking for either individual consultants, a small team (2 persons) or a training/consultancy agency.• Myanmar and English speaking.• Min. 3-5 years of experience in developing and conducting trainings in PCM.• Familiarity with civil society organisations.• Ability to be engaging and deliver participatory trainings at a high quality.
Meal or travel allowance
- Opportunities for promotion
- Possibility for job training
- Learn new skills and techniques
WWF’s Secretariat based in Gland, Switzerland and operating with over 5,000 staff worldwide. It is the world largest conservation organization with over 5 million supporters worldwide, working in more than 100 countries,supporting around 1,300 conservation and environmental projects.The groups mission is "to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future inwhich humans live in harmony with nature.” Currently, much of its work focuses on the conservation of three biomes that contain most of the world's biodiversity: oceans and coasts, forests, and freshwater ecosystems.Among other issues, it is also concerned with endangered species, pollution and climate change.Expanding WWF- Greater Mekong to Myanmar, WWF- Greater Mekong has built an extraordinary network of partners – local communities, the private sector, and governments – all working together to find solutions to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for its people, ecosystems and wildlife. WWF- Greater Mekong consists of a regional team and country offices in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,Thailand and Vietnam.