Call for Proposals - 83410247

African Skills Portal for Youth Employment and Enterpreneurship (ASPYEE) website enhancement and Implementation For Search Engine Optimisation Strategy

The Skills Initiative for Africa (SIFA) is a Programme of the African Union Commission (AUC) and the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) supported by the German Government and the European Union.  The programme promotes occupational prospects of young Africans through the support of innovative skills development programmes and close cooperation with the private sector. One of the key deliverables of the SIFA project is the African Skills Portal for Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship (ASPYEE) ASPYEE is an online knowledge platform that aims to strengthen coordination, knowledge sharing and peer learning.  The portal promotes successful, replicable practices and African solutions that contribute to decent employment, skills development, and youth participation in entrepreneurship.  The emphasis is on sharing lessons learnt from experience, examining both challenges and successes. 

ASPYEE is a knowledge platform built on the principles of collaboration, knowledge sharing and co-creation.  The platform aims to strengthen mechanisms to foster peer learning, knowledge exchange, and capacity building on the continent.  African good practices promote innovative approaches are a basis from which to learn lessons that influence future practice, and present opportunities for replication and scaling. The online platform advocates for dialogue across diverse stakeholders in the ecosystem, bringing together demand-side needs and supply-side responses.

The purpose of this assignment is to improve certain features and functionalities of the website to enhance the user experience (UI) and user interface (UX) and add new features which include the Apprenticeship tool micro-site/sub page and an event page (Africa Creates Jobs, previously Africa Talks Jobs). Additionally, the purpose of the assignment is to increase traffic to ASPYEE by optimising the website for all search engines, and continue to build the website around user needs and interests.

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Quote Ref in Email Subject Line: 83410247

Due date: 13 June 2022

Late submissions will not be accepted.