The Chief of Party (COP), determined as Key Personnel, is expected to be responsible for the overall planning, implementation and management of the performance of the Integrated Child and Youth Development (ICYD) Activity and to provide vision and strategic leadership. The COP provides guidance to senior technical staff, ensures the responsiveness and quality of all work under the Activity, and oversees the framework to monitor and assure progress toward the achievement of the Activity’s goals and objectives. This position is contingent upon award.
The ICYD activity will address USAID/Uganda’s development objectives relating to child wellbeing, education, and youth development. This activity will be a flagship program administered by the Office of Education, Youth, and Child Development, the unit responsible for the Mission’s education and PEPFAR/OVC funding streams.
ICYD must use an integrated approach to realize the following objectives;
The ICYD Activity will need to contend with several mandatory pathways to achieve the three stated objectives. These include: