We seek partners to collaborate on two crucial aspects of our mission:

  • Designing Youth Impact Toolkits: Develop standardized, impactful toolkits on five key youth-related topics for private sector companies operating in Africa and the Middle-East. Topics include youth-inclusive recruitment, space for youth voice, community-based youth outreach, online youth marketing, and youth-relevant and young parent-specific benefits.
  • Running Solution Sourcing Workshops: Conceptualize, design, and conduct Solution Searching Workshops and Cross-Portfolio Collaboration Hubs (Community of Practices). These initiatives will enhance the youth quality work journey for our private sector portfolio, helping companies attract, select, and retain young talent.


  • Submissions on your organization’s letterhead.
  • Include Technical and Price Proposals.
  • Specify quote validity.
  • Send to Diana Tsoi (D.tsoi@vso.nl) by 25 September at 13.30 CET.
  • Include a similar past work sample.

Anticipated Start Date: 9 October 2023

Budget: EUR 85,000 max.


  • Support the Challenge Fund for Youth Employment, aimed at creating opportunities for young women and men in various regions.
  • Remote work: Collaborate closely with our team members and stakeholders to drive transformative change in youth employment landscapes.

For detailed requirements and evaluation criteria, see the RFQ document: VSO Request for Quotation (Frameworks)