Development Alternatives (DAI) was incorporated in 1970 with a mission of making lasting difference in the world by helping people improve their lives. DAI envisions a world in which communities and societies become more prosperous, fairer and better governed, safer, healthier, and environmentally more sustainable. To meet its obligations under the various ongoing projects in Kenya, DAI is hereby inviting bidders to submit applications for expression of interest to be considered for the supply of goods /provision of services in one or more of the following categories for its Nairobi based offices, for the period 2019-2020:Read more
DAI, a global development consulting firm, seeks applications from qualified candidates for the Kenya Integrated Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (KIWASH) project. The Kenya Integrated Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (KIWASH) Project is a five-year, USAID-funded project to improve lives and health through the development and management of sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene services in Kenya. Its purpose is to institutionalize catalytic models of sustainable service delivery for accelerated water and sanitation access in specific target counties and to improve complementary hygiene behaviors.
*This position is open to Kenyan nationals only*
Summary of Primary Duties
The Sanitation and Hygiene Advisor is responsible for the effective implementation of the hygiene, Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS), sanitation marketing and Behavior Change Communication (BCC) components.
Working closely with USAID, the Government of Kenya (GoK), and other public and private stakeholders, the Sanitation and Hygiene Advisor will support efforts to strengthen institutional capacities of county structures that address hygiene and sanitation issues in the target communities through the implementation of CLTS, sanitation marketing and other tested hygiene promotion approaches.Read more
The Kenya Integrated Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (KIWASH) Project is a five-year USAID funded project focusing on the development and management of sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services. KIWASH works with nine county governments to expand WASH services through a combination of technical assistance and strategic infrastructure support.
Summary of Primary Duties
The Interns will support implementation, monitoring and reporting of Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS), Sanitation marketing, Behavior change communication (BCC) and Infrastructure activities. The Interns will work in one of the nine KIWASH counties of operation, which include Kisumu, Busia, Kakamega, Migori, Nyamira, Siaya, Nairobi, Kitui and Makueni.Read more
Kenya Integrated Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (KIWASH) Project is a five-year initiative of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) implemented by DAI Global LLC. Its primary goal is to improve the lives and health of Kenyan citizens in nine counties (Busia, Kakamega, Kisumu, Kitui, Makueni, Migori, Nairobi, Nyamira and Siaya) through the development and management of sustainable water, sanitation and hygiene services.
DAI Global LLC has collaborated with Nyanas Water and Sanitation Company (NWSC) and Gulf Water & Sanitation Company (GWSC) to implement the Nyakach Water Scheme and Nyahera Mkendwa Water Scheme respectively under the two separate utilities in Kisumu County. Eligible civil works contractors, registered by the National Construction Authority of Kenya (NCA- Water Works Category 1 to 7) are requested to submit proposals to bid for the two independent projects.Read more