Research Assistant Mid Level

Niti Foundation
Location: Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2018-04-25 Deadline: 2018-04-30
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Working Position : Mid Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelors Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Research and Development
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Niti Foundation is looking to hire research assistant for the preparation of a guideline on the role of local-level mediation in managing natural based-disputes relating to infrastructure development.

The research assistant be involved on part-time basis over the period of May to August 2018 and during local government consultation workshop.

Job Specification

Scope of Work

The scope of work includes, but not limited to, following activities:

  • Assist in review of various study report, IEC materials and policy brief prepared by Niti Foundation and consortium partners including mapping survey for identifying status, nature and key governance challenges in resource based disputes in hydropower development.
  • Coordination with Niti, IPPAN and TAF as well as their change facilitators and mediators on the grounds relating to current practices of dispute resolution.  

  • Assist in the consultation with selected local government units and elected representative about good governance related to hydropower development 

  • Assist in review of action research to test strategies in prevention, mitigation and management of resource, based disputes in hydropower development.
  • Assisting the Policy Reform Consultant in planning and implementing consultative meetings.
  • Assist Niti team in organizing events inside and outside Kathmandu.
  • Work with Niti team and other service provider to oversee the publication of the guideline.

Apply Instructions

The interested candidates shall send cover letter and CV to by 30 April 2018.

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Organization Summary

Niti Foundation is a Nepali non-profit organization engaged in strengthening Nepal’s policy process through research, innovations, and alternatives. With local and international support, Niti Foundation promotes individual and organizational initiatives that strengthen policy engagement and ownership capacity in Nepal. Through its funding and technical assistance, Niti Foundation enables access to intellectual resources and platforms for policy discourse and contestation.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Naxal, Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 1-10
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