Closing DateJul 29 2021
Request for Submission of
Expression of Interest for
CHAI invites application from consultants to conduct an evaluation of the ongoing palliative care programme being implemented in seven palliative care units in different states across India.
The Catholic Health Association of India (CHAI) with the support of Misereor has been implementing the Project entitled “PRATYASHA – A Ray of Hope, Enhancing access to holistic palliative care and end-of-life care, especially in resource limit settings, incorporating principles of Primary Health Care in six Holistic Palliative care units and one Holistic Palliative care centers spread around across 7 states, namely (Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu, and Maharashtra ) along with other honorarium support to doctors in 22 districts across India to carry home based palliative care services.
Objective of External Evaluation (EE):
The proposed EE of the Pratyasha Palliative Care Project by an independent consultant aims at: Enabling the Catholic Health Association of India (CHAI) as the Legal Holder of the Project - to assess the performance of the programme.
With this end in view, the EE should address the following aspects:
Requirement of Independent Consultant (IC):
The EE based on the following prerogatives:
Scope of EE of the Project: 1st January 2019 to 31st March 2021
The ongoing phase of the Pratyasha Palliative Care Project was commenced on 1stJanuary 2019 for a period of three years up to 31st December 2021. The proposed EE is for the period from January 2019 to March 2021.
The IC shall submit the report of EE within the prescribed time limit for which he/she accepts responsibility, after duly conducting the EE based on the ToR – focusing on the aforementioned Objective and Areas of External Evaluation. The Draft and Final EE Report need to be submitted by IC within the time limit set in the Schedule
Note: The IC expenditure related to Food, Accommodation and Travel will be taken care by the Organization on actual basis.
How to apply
Those who are interested please send a CV to email@example.com describing past evaluations undertaken and explaining the experience in the field of Palliative Care projects.
Please mention in the subject line – Application for conducting External Evaluation of Pratyasha Palliative Care Project. The applications should be received latest by 29th July to the below mentioned email id.
Development Assistance Committee of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). DAC Principles for Evaluation of Development Assistance. 1991. Available at: https://www.oecd.org/development/evaluation/2755284.pdf