Call for Interest - Consultant (ICT4D) for Asia and Pacific Region (APR)

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  • Added Date: Friday, 15 December 2023
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The Strategy and Knowledge Department (SKD) provides expert guidance on IFAD's strategic direction, thematic priorities and technical quality of IFAD's operations. It plays a critical role in providing technical expertise to operational teams to enhance development effectiveness, by generating and disseminating IFAD's development knowledge and evidence on strategic themes, and encouraging innovative application of cutting-edge global knowledge and evidence in IFAD investments to support countries tackle their most complex development challenges in fostering inclusive and sustainable rural transformation. As part of SKD, the Sustainable Production, Markets and Institutions Division (PMI) facilitates improved and efficient delivery of IFAD's corporate mandate, predominantly through the quality of the design and implementation of its policies, country strategies and projects.

Key Functions and Results ย 

The consultant provides professional technical assistance in the area of ICT for Development (ICT4D) in Agriculture covering primarily the Asia and Pacific Region (APR) Region but also supporting corporate level activities in the delivery of the action plan linked to the ICT4D strategy. The key action areas include (i) building internal ICT4D awareness within IFAD; (ii) supporting the scalable uptake of ICT4D solutions; (iii) strengthening ICT4D partnerships; and (iv) promoting knowledge management and sharing related to ICT4D.
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