The Caribbean Media Corporation (CMC) with funding support from the European Union, invites suitable experts to submit applications for a consultancy to design and execute trainings to be conducted over a 5-month period on the specific topic areas of (i) Legislation, (ii) Policy Formulation & Implementation and (iii) Advocacy for civil society organisations (CSOs). The main aim of this programme is Capacity Building to strengthen Barbadian Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to effectively design and engage in Public Advocacy Campaigns. 

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Barbados play a critical role as checks and balances within a democratic society, holding government accountable to key social and economic issues affecting the populace. However they also face many organizational issues such as: lack of trained personnel in Advocacy and Communication, among others.  CMC has sought to address these issues by undertaking training and an advocacy media campaign via a programme entitled “Strengthening Capacity of Barbadian Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to effectively design and engage in public advocacy campaigns, 2019 to 2021”

Under this call, the CMC is looking for an experienced expert/(s) who have previous experience in training CSOs on the topics areas of legislation, policy and advocacy.  The hired expert(s) shall be expected to design a training programme based on an existing programme that they are already delivering or have delivered in the past for CSOs in a developing country context (particularly in the Caribbean), or with the ability to adapt provided and other relevant existing information materials available into suitable training content.  

For full details on the position and how to apply, please download the complete terms of reference (TOR) document and accompanying submission template annexes (I and II), found below for completion and submission by the deadline date of March 31st 2019 by close of business at 5:00 pm.

Download Legal & Advocacy Trainer(s) Terms of Reference

Download Terms of Reference NGO Training Methodology Template

Download Budget Template



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