MZ-Agriculture NRM Project - P149620
MINISTRY OF LAND ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT | Published July 28, 2016
General Procurement Notice
Mozambique Agriculture and Natural Resources Landscape Management Project (ANRLMP)
Credit No. 58550
Project ID No.P149620
The Gove rnment of Mozambique (GoM) has applied for financing in the amount of US$ 40.000.000,00equivalent from the World Bank toward the co st of the Agriculture and Natural Resources Landscape Management Project (ANRLMP), andit intends to apply part of the proceeds to p ayments for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procuredunder this project. The proposed project will incl ude the following three components with preliminary estimates of allocations:(1) Agriculture and Forest-Based Value Chain Developme nt (21.0 m); (2) Securing Land Tenure Rights and Increasing NaturalResources Resilience (14.0 m); and Proje ct Coordination and Management (5.0m).
Component 1: Agriculture and Forest-Based Value Chain Dev elopment (US$21.0 millionequivalent from IDA).
Increasing smallholder and Small Emerging Commer cial Farmer(SECFs’) participation in key agriculture and forest-based Value Chains (VCs) in the Project area including through:
Provision of training and Technical Assistance to SECFs and other key rural Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise(MSMEs) Agribusinesses (US$6.0 million equivalent from IDA);
Agribusiness finance to VC actors (SECFs, agribusiness, weathh (r-based insurance) (US$10.0 million equivalent from IDA); and
Improving rural infrastructure (US$5.0 millionequivalent f om IDA).
Component 2: Securing Land Tenure Rights (LTR) and Increasing NaturalResources Resilien ce (US$14.0 million equivalent IDA)
Promotion of integrated landscapemanagement, securing LTR a t the community and individual levels, and restoration of critical natural habitats in the Project areaincluding through:
Land Tenure Regularization (US$7.0 million equivalent from IDA);
Strengthening landadministration services (US$2.0 milli on equivalent from IDA);
Strengthening capacity on integrated landscape management(US$1.0 million equivalent from IDA); a nd
Restoration of natural habitats that are critical for the VCs in the landscape(US$4.0 million equivalent from IDA).
Component 3: Project Coordination and Management (US$5.0 millionequivalent from IDA)
Support to the International Funds Management Unit (Unidade de Gestão deFundos Internacionais, UGFI) and provincial implementa tion units (PIUs), to oversee the implementation of the Project in eachof the provinces in the Project area comprising support for project coordination and management, including fiduciary and safeguardsmanagement, monitoring and evaluation (M&E), and communications.
Procurement of contractsfinanced by the World Bank will be conducted through the procedures as specified in the World Bank’s ´Guidelines: Prrocu finaement of Goods, Works, and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits and Grants by World BankBorrowers’, dJanuary 2011, revised in July 2014, and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the guidelines.Consulting services willbe selected in accordance with the World Bank’s ‘Guidelines: Selection and Employment ofConsultants under IBRD Loa ns and IDA Credits and Grants by World Bank Borrowers’, dated January 2011, revised in July2014´.
Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bid under the World Bank’sinternational competitive bidding (ICB)procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will be announced, as they becomeavailable, in UN Development Business a nd dgMarket and in localnewspapers.
Interested eligible bidders who wish to be included on the mail ing list to receive aninvitation to bid under ICB procedures, and interested consultants who wish to receive a copy of the advertis ement requestingexpressions of interest for large-value consultants’ contracts, or those requiring additional information, sh ould contactthe address below:
MINISTRY OF LAND, ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
INTERNATIONAL F UNDSMANAGEMENT UNIT
Agriculture and Natural Resources Landscape Management Project
Av. do Zimbabwe, n° 1694. Maputo – Mozambique