Austria conducts bilateral development cooperation with partner countries and provides multilateral assistance together with international organisations. Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) also collaborates with non-governmental organisations that implement programmes and projects in the partner countries and contribute to developmental education at home. ADC also works with private sector and industry as another major partner.
Team Leader for the Project "IGAD Promoting Peace & Stability in the Horn of Africa Region" (IPPSHAR)
The Austrian Development Agency (ADA) is the Operational Unit of the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC). It is in charge of implementing bilateral programmes and projects in ADC's partner countries and administers the budget earmarked for this. Under the 'European Union Emergency Trust Fund (EUTF) for Stability and addressing roots causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa' ADA has been delegated by the European Commission to manage the funding for the implementation of the regional program entitled "IGAD Promoting Peace and Stability in the Horn of Africa Region" (IPPSHAR).
For the implementation of this regional programme amounting to EUR 37 Mio (EU TF: EUR 35 Mio, ADA: EUR 1 Mio, Sida: EUR 1 Mio) ADA is looking for a Team Leader who will be based in the IGAD premises in Addis Ababa, supervise a team of five professionals and work in close cooperation with the IGAD Peace & Security team.
The overall objective of the programme is to contribute to achieving sustainable peace, security and stability for the attainment of economic integration and development of the IGAD region.
For more information and the ToR regarding this position of Team Leader for the Project "IGAD Promoting Peace & Stability in the Horn of Africa Region" (IPPSHAR), please follow the link.