II) Timeline and Deliverables
This initiative will be led by PPAF’s Innovation Unit . The external Research Consultant will be onboarded for 50 working days over 4 months to conduct interviews, round tables, data analysis and develop the report and policy brief.
Deliverables: The consulting individual will primarily
i) Co-lead in stakeholder engagement
ii) Lead in bringing onboard survey, interview and round table samples, questionnaire design, interview and round table scheduling, survey dissemination and collection
iii) Lead data collection, transcription, entry into MIS and analysis
iv) Lead in preparing the Feasibility Report with findings and formulate evidence-led recommendations for PPAF’s Innovation Fund Design
v) Co-lead in preparing the Policy Brief for suggested way forward
vi) Co-lead in designing the Concept Paper for PPAF’s Innovation Fund
vii) Provide other technical backstopping/input when needed.