Timeframe of assignment November 20th-December 15th, 2020
Deadline for offers: November 11th, 2020
Location: Sarajevo, BiH
Language requirements: English; BCS is an asset
Duration of assignment: ca. 5 days
About YIHR BiH
YIHR BiH empowers young people to take part in socio-political developments, educates them to think critically and to get actively engaged in social change. In addition to that YIHR BiH builds new connections between young people in BiH but also in the region, paying special attention to the inclusion of divided communities and encourages regional co-operation of young people from different countries of the former Yugoslavia.
Background of the assignment
YIHR adopted a new organisational strategy for the period 2020-2022. Under this strategy, YIHR BIH is implementing three programs:
YIHR BiH is aware that the effective implementation of these programs will partly hinge on its cross-cutting ability to work and support youth in local/remote communities all across Bosnia & Herzegovina. Local/remote communities indicate underdeveloped, mono or bi-ethnic (divided) communities in which young people do not have opportunities to organize and carry out youth activism actions and activities as well as communities in which, due to economic and political circumstances, there is a clear lack of municipal programmes to support youth.
Through the support of a programme design expert, YIHR BiH seeks to refine and finalise a dedicated engagement strategy for its work in local communities. More specifically, this assignment should enable YIHR to:
Scope and deliverables of the consultant
To enable YIHR BiH to meet the above-mentioned objectives, the consultant is expected to:
Duration and timeframe
If you are interested in this assignment, your application needs to include a CV; a cover letter outlining your relevant skills and experiences, proposed methodology and financial offer. The candidates should also provide the contact details of two references/previous clients who are able to comment on your programme development capacities. The consultant’s proposal should also confirm his/her ability to travel to Sarajevo or should spell out the envisaged online methodology in case travel is not possible.
Please submit your proposal by November 11th, 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Proposal programme design and First Name and Last Name.
 Organizational strategy will be shared with the selected consultant.
 The programme design workshop is anticipated to take place in Sarajevo in November, COVID-19 restrictions permitting.