Jobs|Tenders|NOTICESYOUNG PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME 2015
The West African Health Organisation (WAHO), the Health Institution of ECOWAS, and its Partners announce its Young Professional Internship Programme (YPIP) for 2015 which will commence in January 2015, and hereby invite applications from citizens of member countries of ECOWAS.
Goal: The goal of the programme is to equip young professionals with knowledge, skills and experience for effective management of health problems in West Africa.
Structure: The 12 month programme is divided into 4 stages (I – VI). Stages I and IV will take place at the headquarters of WAHO in Burkina Faso, during which the Interns will acquire knowledge and competence in basic principles of public health, a second official language of ECOWAS, computer and new information technology as well as basic principles of management and leadership. During stages II and V, the Interns would be posted to host Institutions in different countries in West Africa to acquire practical skills and competences in their technical areas of interest or professional specialisation. The technical areas should respond to the health needs of the sub-region and the priority domains of WAHO.
VACANCY NOTICE - Nutrition Specialist
The West African Health Organisation (WAHO), the specialized health institution of the Economie Community of West African States (ECOWAS), in partnership with the Micronutrient Initiative, a leading organisation working exclusively to eliminate vitamin and mineraI deficiencies in the world’s most vulnerable populations, is looking for a qualified and experienced professional to work in its Nutrition and Non Communicable Diseases (NCD) Programme.
Job Title:Nutrition Specialist
Salary to the Post:Very attractive
Number ofPosts: One
Department: Department of Epidemie and Disease Control
Immediate Supervisor: Professional Officer NCDs
Deadline for submission of applications: 25th July 2014
Official Station/Country: Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Duration of Appointment: Initially 2 years; renewable based on satisfactory performance and availability of funds
Recruitment of a project Assistant: Strengthening in-country health systems research capacity in West Africa (UG-SPH/IDRC/WAHO)
A Project Assistant is being sought for a 12 month period from 1st May 2014 to 30th April 2015 to support the regional planning and proposal-writing process for the preparation of a research plan to support individual and institutional capacities in understanding and using health policy and systems research in the West Africa region.
Deadline: Monday 28th April 2014
Call for expression of Interest: Recruitment of one (01) individual consultant to evaluate the joint WAHO/IRDC Research for Health Project and the WAHO Research Programme
Deadline: 22 april 2014
Call for expressions of Interest: Recruit two individual consultants to conduct situation analysis of research and develop a regional strategy to strenpthen research for health at WAHO
Deadline: 22 april 2014
Public notice: Call for Applications - Hiring an Audit Firm
As part of the preparation of the financial statements of the Regional Programme "Reproductive Health and HIV prevention in the ECOWAS region" for the year 2013, the Directorate General of the West African Health Organisation (WAHO) is calling for applications from audit firms with a view to selecting the most qualified one to audit the accounts of the programme for the period under review.
Audit Firm Profile :
WAHRNET Call for application for ten short exchange visit grants for young scientist in the ECOWAS sub-region
NOTICE: Fellowship Program for Professional and Linguistic Exchange for Health Professionals within ECOWAS (PEPL).
The West African Health Organization (WAHO) the Health Agency of ECOWAS and its partners hereby announce the launching of its Fellowship Exchange Program for Heath Professionals within ECOWAS for the year 2014, and hereby invite all interested citizens of the Member States of the ECOWAS to apply.
The goal of this program is to assist Health Specialist (Trainers and Researchers) to increase their professional and linguistic proficiency within ECOWAS through the granting of short term fellowships.
Public notice: Recruitment of a Consultancy Firm to develop a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) Manual
Recruitment of a Consultancy Firm: The West African Health Organisation (WAHO) wishes to select a consultancy firm to develop a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) Manual to guide the operations of the organization and increase the capacity of WAHO staff to operate in an organized, consistent, effective, and efficient manner.
Condition to Apply: The Terms of Reference for the consultancy are attached...