Minority Rights Group International (MRG) Deputy Director, Claire Thomas, writes this opinion piece for the Thomson Reuters News Foundation.+ LEARN MORE
Minority Realities in the News, March 2013 to March 2016 – Final Evaluation – Terms of Reference and call for Expressions of Interest
Deadline: 22 February 2016
MRG is seeking to appoint an experienced evaluator to carry out the final evaluation of a programme that sought to increase coverage of minority rights and development issues in the media in the EU member states that have joined the EU more recently. The programme included training for journalists, visits of journalists to minority communities, as well as the production of media resources (online and films).
The appointed evaluator would be expected to have extensive knowledge and experience of working on minority rights, media, influencing, publications and films, including in our target countries and should be familiar with and able to comply with all EU requirements. The person or team selected would also be expected to have a track record of evaluations carried out on similar or analogous projects.
The deadline for applications is Monday 22nd February. The budget for the evaluation is between €5,000 and €8,000.
Download more information here: Minority Realities in the News evaluation 2015 TOR Final
How to apply
If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please send the following to Claire.firstname.lastname@example.org to arrive by 23.00hrs (London time) on Monday 22nd February 2016.
- Cover letter – indicating relevant experience and knowledge and how you or the team meet the candidate requirements
- Suggested methodology, schedule, budget for the evaluation including brief assessment of security context and plans for country visit. (This does not need to exceed 2-3 pages)
- Brief CV(s) of key personnel
MRG will endeavour to shortlist potentially strong candidates and teams on or by Thursday 25th 2016 and hopes to have made an appointment by Monday 29th February 2016.