Research Assistant Urban data Study

Thursday, January 10, 2019

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Research Assistants, Urban Data Study– 12 positions  

Based in Nairobi, Kenya

HelpAge International is the secretariat to the HelpAge Global Network, which brings together a wide range of organisations and individuals working to promote the rights and meet the needs of older women and men, nationally and/or internationally.   At the core of this network are the civil society members, a group of civil society organisations working with older people around the world. These organisations share a vision of a world in which all older people are valued, and lead dignified, healthy and secure lives.

HelpAge International plans to conduct a research study within Kibera and Dagoreti areas of Nairobi County that will focus on older age as a key determinant of access and utilisation of urban resources and services and seek to understand how intersecting identities and inequalities

We are looking for Research Assistants to work under the direct supervision of the Programme Manager Research, Evidence and Learning (PM REL) and overall supervision by principal investigators.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply to by close of business on 15th January, 2019. Please indicate the job title on the cover letter and as the subject of your email.

Application documents should include: Cover letter clearly indicating residence and CV listing three (3) referees

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Cover letters should be addressed to:


Human Resources Manager

HelpAge International,

P.O. Box 14888 – 00800,