Research & Development
Eider Africa is proud of 14 years of experience in gender, research, education, health and social development.
Research Projects and Consultancies
We have been involved in coordination and implementation of development, research and humanitarian projects that focus on: Gender Analysis, Livelihood, Sexual Reproductive Health, Mental Health and Psycho social Support; Gender Based Violence, Children and Youth policy; Forced Displacement in national and international contexts like Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya. We have worked for international organization and local organizations.
2020 -2021 Qualitative Research Manager, MSF/Epicenter Uganda. Study for Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership on practices and challenges related to antibiotic use in pediatric treatment in hospitals and health centers in Uganda.
In July 2019 we secured a position in field research with World University Services Canada-Research on Displaced Youth Initiative a consultancy of Master Card Foundation exploring the initiatives and programs that support displaced youth in accessing higher education and employment following post-secondary studies.
Our founder was the lead consultant for a feasibility Study on Internationalization of Masters Program on International Development in Kenya, for Radboud University, Netherlands; 2018. Study focused on analysis the “gap” between industry needs and what is taught by the universities.
Our founder and other researchers in our pool have worked with the following organizations.
Nascent Research and Development Organisation, ICRC, Medecins Sans Frontieres, Precise Consult, Refugee Consortium of Kenya VSO, and EDARP. Projects with: Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), KTDA, WUSC, FTA, Banyan Global- USAID Kenya, SwissContact among others
Gender and Sexual Reproductive Health Projects
Our founder and other researchers in our pool participated in the following Gender research
-Gender Consultant Fairtrade Africa for Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda and South Africa. 2020-2021
-Gender Consultant gender analysis for the USAID NAWIRI, implemented by Mercy Corps. 2020-2021
-Gender Analysis with Banyan Global for USAID/KEA to inform the development of the Kenya Country Development Cooperation Strategy 2020-2025. 2019-2020
-Gender analysis coffee value chain for Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation and Nestle in Kenya. 2020
-Gender Analysis and Curriculum Review Holistic Economic Empowerment Programme among
Smallholder Tea for Kenya Tea Development Agency Foundation 2019-2020
-Gender analysis of the Skills for Life Project with SwissContact in Kakuma Refugee Camp
-Researcher perceptions of adolescent healthy relationships in Tanzania with International
Institute of Social Studies Netherlands -2020
-Researcher of Sexual Violence during the 2017 election period in Kenya with Kenya Human
Rights Commission- 2019
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