HIV / AIDS and TB Resource Tracking Technical Assistance Consultant Company Overview Job Title : HIV / AIDS and TB Resource Tracking Technical Assistance Consultant
Location : Lagos and Kano States
Duration : 60 Days.
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Project Overview and Role
It aims to improve the enabling environment for equitable and sustainable health services, supplies, and delivery systems through policy development and implementation, with an emphasis on voluntary, rights-based health programs, and by strengthening in-country partners' capacity to navigate complex environments for effective policy design, implementation, and financing aligned to their priorities.
HP+ provides technical assistance to governments, civil society, and the private sector to effectively engage in domestic resource mobilization (DRM), put in place sustainable financing and accountability mechanisms, and make progress toward global, national, and subnational health goals.
These activities will span an initial period of 2 years, will continue efforts started by the Health Finance and Governance (HFG) project and complement current Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV and AIDS Services (SIDHAS) and Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus projects' activities.
Resource tracking is an important component to enable evidence-based decision making towards closing HIV / AIDS and TB programing resource gaps through domestic financing in Lagos and Kano states.
The resource tracking consultant will work with HP+ staff, SACA, State Ministry of Health and other relevant stakeholders to provide technical support towards the design and implementation of resource tracking component of HP+ Nigeria project.
The budget tracking will build on real time resource tracking exercise the project has embarked on in order to have a more elaborate information on sources, magnitude and flow of resources for HIV / AIDS and Tuberculosis at the states level.
Beyond tracking funds from the public sector budget, the consultant will also track funding from the private sectors, health insurance and external funding.
The information will be useful in making a case for Public investment in the disease areas and also target other sources and ensure synergy among funding mechanisms.
Methodology; the tool for tracking will be the System of Health Account tool adopted by the Federal Ministry of Health as the methodology for National Health Account and Subaccount.
The following range of activities are anticipated
Required Qualifications / Experience
Reporting / technical approvals
Although it is anticipated that the HIV / AIDS Resource Tracking Technical Assistance Consultant will be able to work independently and with the Lagos and Kano States Coordinator for the HP+ HIV and TB Activity, to ensure quality assurance and timeliness, the Consultant will report to and share draft deliverables and reports with the technical lead for TB and HIV team in Abuja to obtain technical approvals.
Tentative timeline and duration of the consultancy
60 days LOE shared equally for both states over the period of January 2020 to March 2020
Location : Kano and Lagos State
Kano and Lagos State