Request for Expression of Interest for Formative Research on PMTCT Services at FHI360

Posted by Kelvin on Mon 10th Sep, 2012 -

Personal Services Contractor (PSC) for Formative Research on PMTCT Services Uptake in Nigeria

Request for Expression of Interest
  • Communication for Change (C-Change) is USAID’s project for improving the effectiveness and sustainability of communication programs across multiple sectors: population, health, environment and civil society.
  • The program is implemented by FHI Development 360 LLC (FHI 360).
  • Recently, the USAID commissioned C-Change to implement a demand creation campaign for the increase of prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) services uptake in the country. C-Change wishes to conduct a formative research on knowledge, attitude and barriers to uptake of PMTCT services in Nigeria.
  • The result of this study will inform the development of a national demand creation communication strategy for PMTCT.
  • The purpose of this solicitation is to contract the services of a personal servies contractor (PSC) with requisite technical experience in qualitative and quantitative research techniques to work with C-Change to conduct formative research on the PMTCT knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of specific audience segments as well as barriers to PMTCT service uptake by pregnant. women in Nigeria.
  • The preferred candidate shall have the responsibility of putting together a team of qualified ,personnel to complete the stated tasks of this assignment and should have the necessary skills, education and experience to accomplish the assigned tasks.
Person Specification for PSC:
  • At least ten years experience in quantitative and qualitative research techniques.
  • Relevant experience in Public Health research Including data management
  • Evidence of similar work done
  • At least a Masters Degree or advanced degree in Social Sciences, Public Health, Health Economics or Epidemiology.
Closing Date
14th August , 2012, 5.00 pm

Method of Aplication
Interested and qualified personal services contractors (PSCs) should send an expression of interest e-mail to The full request for proposal (RFP) Will be sent BY e-mail to all interested candidates by TUESDAY AUGUST 15,2012.