The Position: The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a consultant to help manage and support the implementation of various data collection exercises and stakeholder engagements in Borana Zone of Ethiopia.
General: The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works to improve food and nutritional security and reduce poverty in developing countries through research for efficient, safe, and sustainable use of livestock. It is the only one of 15 CGIAR research centers dedicated entirely to animal agriculture research for the developing world. Co-hosted by Kenya and Ethiopia, it has regional or country offices and projects in East, South and Southeast Asia as well as Central, East, Southern and West Africa.
This assignment is part of the expanding agenda of the Drylands Innovation team around livestock insurance and collecting high-frequency information.
The consultant will support two projects:
Duty Station: Yabello, Borana with expected places of travel to East Hararge, South Omo and Addis Ababa
Terms of appointment: This is a consultancy position; the initial appointment is for six months.