Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services.
Job ID: 13-10210
Location: Nigeria-multiple states
Dept/Unit: GEN (General)
Project/Program: A559 - GF Malaria
Reports To: Senior Project Officer
Slot: 14 Openings
Management Sciences for Health (MSH), an international non-governmental organization, was recently awarded the role of sub-recipient to Catholic Relief Services (CRS) on the Global Fund Malaria grant (2018-2020) in Nigeria to implement and to support malaria control activities in 13 states. The scope of the grant includes: vector control, case management, monitoring and evaluation, procurement and supply chain management, and health systems strengthening.
As part of health systems strengthening, MSH will be supporting the 2019 Malaria Annual Operational Plans (AOP) development in the following states; Adamawa, Delta, Katsina, Kwara, Osun, Ogun and Taraba
The purpose of the assignment is to provide Technical Assistance (TA) to the SMEP through the SMoH and other relevant ministries and agencies such as Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hospital Management Board and so on; to strengthen mechanisms for evidence based planning and development of the 2019 AOP for the states.
MSH wishes to engage consultants that will facilitate the development of the 2019 AOP for malaria activities in supported States. They will familiarize themselves with the current state AOP (2018) and other relevant documents to be made available by the SMEP and SMoH DPRS. They will work with the state malaria Technical Working Group (TWG) comprising of stakeholders drawn from the SMEP, SMoH and other relevant ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs), as well as implementing partners to undertake various aspects of the technical work. They will also ensure that the RMNCH+N-Malaria integration concept/framework is integrated into the AOP to improve maternal and child health outcomes in the respective states.
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