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The City of Harare (CoH) partnered with the United Nations through the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in a skills for youth employment and infrastructure development project in Hopley as part of the Joint Program on Adolescent and Youth Development (JPAYD).  Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe brought in private sector contribution in support of this programme.

The partnership developed key public infrastructure in Hopley, namely Tariro Clinic and Tariro Youth Centre.  As the buildings are complete CoH is planning on introducing innovative youth development programs and initiatives to be delivered through Tariro Youth Centre.  A co-creation activity was held with young people and service providers in Hopley which will provide the basis for activities to be offered through the youth centre. This consultancy will support CoH in setting up services and programs at the Hopley Tariro Youth Centre.

The aim of the consultancy is to provide support to the CoH in the setting up of innovative, responsive and appropriate youth development programs that meet the needs of young people in Hopley.


Expected deliverables

Deliverable 1: Production of  a prototype of sustainable services/interventions to be offered through Tariro Youth Centre and/or linked to existing programs and activities already in place in Hopley or surrounding communities

Deliverable 2: Establish relationships/MOUs with partners that will offer services to young people in Hopley through the youth centre including establishment of strong referral pathways;

Deliverable 3: Develop Standard Operating Procedures for the operation of the youth centre

Deliverable 4: Develop a robust results chain for the operations of the youth centre, inclusive of a strong monitoring and reporting mechanism for the youth centre to track progress towards achieving results and impact.


To view the full detailed Terms of Reference and selection criteria, go directly to the following link:


How to apply:

Please submit applications in a sealed envelope marked “Consultancy – Tariro Youth Centre” no later than 12 noon, 23 August 2019 to:


The UNFPA Representative, Ref: Consultancy – Tariro Youth Centre, Block 7, 1st Floor, Arundel Office Park, Mt. Pleasant, P.O. Box 4775, Causeway, Harare; or by e-mail to:



UNFPA does not charge any application, processing, training, interviewing, testing or other fee in connection with the application or recruitment process.