REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
An assessment of the impact of the 2016/17 drought on livestock sector/economy and the effects of IDDRSI investments in abating drought impacts in selected IGAD member states (Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda)
Country: Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Region
Name of Project: Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program – DRSLP I
Consulting Services: Assessment of Drought Impact and IDDRSI Investment-Regional Studies
Project ID: P – Z1-AAZ- 014
Grant No.: ADF 2100155024218
Package Number: IGAD/PCU/02/2017
The Intergovernmental Agency on Development (IGAD) has received financing from the African Development Bank Group toward the cost of the Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program (DRSLP) and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for recruitement of consulting firm to undertake assessment of the Drought Impact and IDDRSI Investment-Regional Studies
The services included under this assignment is to document the social, economic and environmental impact of the 2016/17 drought on livestock economy of selected IGAD MSs; and evaluate whether the investments through IDDRSI realized expected outcome in the affected areas and assess its contribution in moderating drought disaster. The duration of the contract is 4 months.
The Intergovernmental Authority on Development ( IGAD) now invites eligible consultants (firms) to indicate their interest in providing these services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.). Consultants may constitute joint-ventures to enhance their chances of qualification.
Eligibility criteria, establishment of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the African Development Bank’s “Rules and Procedures for the use of Consultants ” (dated May 2008, revised July 2012) , which is available on the Bank’s website at https://www.afdb.org. Receipent of the Grant (IGAD) is under no obligation to shortlist any consultant who expresses interest.
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours from Sunday to Thursday 7:30am to 2:30pm local time.
Expressions of interest must be delivered to the address below by 10th June 2017 on or before 2:00pm local time and mention “Assessment of the impact of the 2016/17 drought on livestock sector/economy and the effects of IDDRSI investments in abating drought impacts in selected IGAD member states (Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda)”
Administration and Finance, IGAD Secretariat
Att: Mr. Bogale Lemma
Avenue Georges Clemenceau
P.O. Box 2653
Tel: +253-21354050 /21312737
Fax : +25321356994
Djibouti, Rep. of Djibouti