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KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water &Natural Resources | Published October 14, 2014  -  Deadline November 4, 2014
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Procurement Advisor REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENT OFWATER Kenya Water Security and Climate ResilienceProject (Project No.P117635;     Credit No. IDAQ7950) EXPRESSION OFINTEREST REF: MEWNR /KWSCRP-1/06/2014-2015 PROCUREMENT ADVISOR The Government of Kenya hasreceived financing from the International Development Association (World Bank) towards implementation of the Kenya Water Securityand Climate Resilience Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for consulting services to be procuredunder this Credit. As part of coordination andsupporting the implementation of the project activities, the Government of Kenya wishes to hire Procurement Advisor on part time basis for a periodof one (1) year. Invitation forEOI Interested consultants may obtainfurther information in the detailed Terms of Reference (ToR) posted on dgMarket, at theMinistry website www.environment.go.ke and atthe address below during office hours between 0900 ? 1630 hours from Monday ? Fridayinclusive, except publicholidays in Kenya, before the deadline for submission of Expression ofInterest. The completedexpression of interest documents in writingmust be delivered in three (3) copies to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House soas to be received on or before 4th November, 2014 at 1000 hoursKenyan Local time. The expression of interest must be in plain sealed envelopes and clearly marked "REF: MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/06/2014-2015? PROCUREMENTADVISOR" addressed to: Project Manager, Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project Phase 1, Ministry of Environment, Water &Natural Resources, Maji House, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext.42366 E-mail : ewscr-project@water.go.ke (For enquiries only, NOT forsubmission of application) NOTE :           Electronic EOIs will not be accepted

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water &Natural Resources | Published November 20, 2014  -  Deadline December 11, 2014
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Impact Evaluation Field Coordinator ? Lower Nzoia Irrigation Project REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENT OFWATER Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (Phase 1) (Project No. P117635;  Credit No. IDA 52680) EXPRESSION OFINTEREST REF: MEWNR / KWSCRP-1/008/2014-2015 IMPACT EVALUATION FIELD COORDINATOR ? LOWER NZOIAIRRIGATION PROJECT The Government of Kenya hasreceived financing from the International Development Association (World Bank) towards implementation of the Kenya Water Securityand Climate Resilience Project - Phase 1 (KWSCRP-1) and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for consultingservices to be procured under this Credit. As part of coordination andsupporting the implementation of the project activities, the Government of Kenya wishes to hire Impact Evaluation Field Coordinator for Lower Nzoia Irrigation Projectfor a period of one (1)year. Invitation forEOI Interested consultants may obtainfurther information in the detailed Terms of Reference (ToR) posted on dgMarket, at theMinistry website www.environment.go.keand atthe address below during office hours between 0900 ? 1630 hours from Monday ? Fridayinclusive, except public holidays in Kenya, before the deadline for submission of Expression ofInterest. The completedexpression of interest documents in writingmust be delivered in three (3) copies to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji Houseso asto be received on or before 11th December, 2014 at 1000 hours KenyanLocal time. The expression of interest must be in plain sealed envelopes and clearly marked "REF: MEWNR / KWSCRP-1/008/2014-2015 ? IMPACT EVALUATION FIELD COORDINATOR ? LOWER NZOIA" addressedto: Project Manager, Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project Phase 1, Ministry of Environment, Water &Natural Resources, Maji House, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext.42313. E-mail : ewscr-project@water.go.ke(Enquiriesonly, NOT for submission of application)

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published April 20, 2015  -  Deadline May 15, 2015
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Consultancy Service For Preparation Of Kwale County Water Supply Development Master Plan REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES KENYA WATER SECURITY AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROJECT ? PHASE1 Project No.: P117635                                    Credit No.   IDA52680 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST CONSULTANCYSERVICE FOR PREPARATION OF KWALE COUNTY WATER SUPPLY DEVELOPMENT MASTER PLAN: TENDER NO.:MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/007/2014-15 The Government of Kenya has receivedfinancing from the World Banktoward the cost of the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (KWSCRP-1) and intends toapply part of the financing proceeds to support Kwale County prepare a water supply development master plan.The Consulting Services include; water resourcesassessment, water demand assessment, socioeconomic studies, and financial and economic analysis of feasible development options anddevelopment of a water supply development planning GIS model for Kwale County. The duration of the services is expected to be 15months. The scope of the assignment includes: a)      Water resources assessment which includes of use modern GIS buffering techniques  and remote sensing; b)      Water demand assessment, water supply concept designs, financial, economic,socioeconomic analysis studies; c)      Development of an operational water supply planning and monitoring GIS model for theCounty; d)     Development of a water supply development master plan and investmentplan; and e)      Preliminary designs of selected priority projects. The Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources nowinvites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultantsshould provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theServices. The short-listing criteria for the Consultants are: (a)    Experience in water resources assessment using techniques which include satellite imagery,current hydrological and hydro geological tools and GIS analysis for water resource development planning. (b)   Experience inrural and urban water supply development planning which includes use of techniques based onGIS analysis; (c)    Design of small and medium sized rural and urban water supply systems;and (d)   Availability of appropriate skills among key staff. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRDLoans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. International or National Consultantsmay associate with other firms in the form of a jointventure or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Association with Kenyanfirms is encouraged. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Qualityand Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at the address below duringoffice hours 0900 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400 hours) and public holidays. The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) hard copies must be deliveredto the Tender Box on GroundFloor, Maji House or send to the address below or by e-mail so as to be received on or before 15th May, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Those submitted by package should be clearly marked "Tender No. MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/007/2014-15: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR PREPARATION OF KWALE COUNTY WATER SUPPLY DEVELOPMENT MASTER PLAN". addressed to: Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Program, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House,4th Floor ? Room No. 453, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +25402 2716103 Ext.42366/330 Email: kwscrpIDA52680@gmail.com

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published January 12, 2015  -  Deadline February 3, 2015
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Owner?s Engineer - Mwache Dam Construction Supervision And Quality Assurance Plan REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENTOF WATER KENYA WATER SECURITY ANDCLIMATE RESILIENCE PROGRAM (KWSCRP) Project No.: P117635                                    Credit No.   IDAQ7950 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST OWNER'S ENGINEER - MWACHE DAM CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISION AND QUALITY ASSURANCEPLAN TENDER NO: EOI/MEWNR/KWSCRP-2/005/2014-15 The Government of Kenya has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost ofthe Coastal Region Water Security and Climate ResilienceProject (KWSCRP-2) andintends to apply part of the proceeds from this financingfor payment of consulting services for Owner's Engineer - Mwache DamConstruction Supervision and Quality Assurance Plan. The consulting services include detailed geotechnical investigations, finaldesign review and update, tender documentation, tendering and construction supervision of the dam. The dam is a concrete gravitydam 87.5 m high with areservoir capacity of 118 MCM. The dam is intended to supply 60MCM ofwater to Mombasa and Kwale Counties andsupport up to 2,000 ha of irrigation in Kwale County. The scope of the assignment includes: (a)    Detailed geotechnical and materials investigations which include drilling exploratory boreholes,on site and laboratory test of foundation and construction materials; (b)   Final design review and update of the Mwache dam, which includes, dam geometry, stabilityanalysis, spill way design, sediment flushing, water intake works and dam instrumentation; (c)    Preparation of dam safety, emergency preparedness and operations plans; and (d)   Supervision of the contractors' work and support to all procurement matters relatedto theproject. The Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resourcesnow invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultantsshould provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theServices The short-listing criteria are: (a)   Organisation's capacity and experiencein design and construction supervision of similar large dams, which include concrete and roller compacted concrete dams(provide brochures, description of dam designs undertaken and supervision experience) (b)  Staff qualifications and experience inundertaking similar works. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn toparagraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [underIBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. International or National Consultantsmay associate with other firms in the form of ajoint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Association with Kenyanfirms isencouraged. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with theQuality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Clarifications or further information (if any) can beobtained at the address below during office hours 0900 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400hours) and public holidays. The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) copies must bedelivered to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House or sent to the address below so as to be received on or before Tuesday 3rd February, 2015at 10:00 a.m. Those submitted by package should be clearly marked "Tender No. EOI/ MEWNR/KWSCRP-2/005/2014-15: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FORCONSULTANCY SERVICES FOROWNER'S ENGINEER - MWACHE DAM CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE PLAN", addressed to: Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Program, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House,4th Floor ? Room No. 453, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +25402 2716103 Ext.42366/330 Email: ewscr-project@water.go.ke (Enquiries only, NOT for submission of application)

Cyber-security: technical assistance to the Government of Kenya Digital Payments Taskforce.

Financial Sector Deepening Trust (Kenya) | Published July 4, 2015  -  Deadline July 15, 2015
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The Government of Kenya (GoK) recently mandated a switch to electronic payments across all government agencies to enable its citizens make payments via a number of electronic channels. A digital payments taskforce was set up to oversee this initiative. Cybersecurity is recognised as one of the most serious economic and national security challenges but one that many governments are not adequately prepared to counter. Premised on this, the task force clearly identified the need for a cybersecurity intervention within the project to facilitate a secure online environment for citizens to conduct their business. FSD is supporting this initiative through provision of technical assistance to the taskforce. The objective of the consultancy will be: Assess the state of cybersecurity across government agencies and platforms relevant to the proposed new payment gateway: a) To assess the vulnerability of the proposed national payment gateway architecture to cyber attack. b) To prepare actionable recommendations to improve the state of information security management in the identified institutions. c) To develop a capacity building plan and implementation roadmap to address the gaps identified. d) To identify and document best practice in cybersecurity risk management activities relevant to the national payments gateway specifically providing guidance on how to enhance levels of security.

Kenya Petroleum TA Project (KEPTAP) - P145234

National Environment Management Authority, | Published March 27, 2015  -  Deadline April 15, 2015
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Kenya Petroleum Technical Assistance Project (keptap)request For Expresion Of Interest(consulting Services ?firms Selection) REPUBLIC OF KENYA NATIONAL ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENTAUTHORITY (NEMA) Kenya Petroleum Technical AssistanceProject (KEPTAP) REQUEST FOR EXPRESION OFINTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES ? FIRMSSELECTION) Credit No.5526-KE Assignment Title: Consultancy Services for Strategic Environmental and Social Assessment for Petroleum Sector inKenya Reference:P145234/CS-6 The Government of Kenya (GoK) has received financing from theWorld Bank's InternationalDevelopment Assistance (IDA) towards the cost of the Kenya Petroleum Technical Assistance Project(KEPTAP), and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The consulting services ("the Services") include supportingNEMA to undertake a Strategic Environmental and Social Assessment (SESA) for the oil and natural gas sector by December 31, 2015. The consultancy will therefore run for 33 weeks. The National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) is amongthe Kenyan government key institutions responsible for implementing KEPTAP. The mandate of NEMA under KEPTAP is to implementEnvironmental and Social reforms in the oil and gas sector. The SESA will be conducted to present strategic recommendationsfor policies, plans, andprograms that will guide environmental and socio-economic planning and decision-making in the country. TheSESA presents a unique opportunity for the country to systematically address environmental and socio-economic management issuespertaining to oil and gas activities in the context of sustainable development. The scope of theassignment will include; i)       Review of the most relevant Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs), Environmental ManagementPlans (EMPs), and Environmental Statements of different projects in both the Marine (offshore) and Terrestrial (onshore)environments, during the last8 years. ii)      Assembling of preliminary information relevant to the scope of the SESA. iii)    Identification and mapping of the key stakeholders in the oil and gas sector that should be consulted, and analyze theirinterests, concerns and incentives. iv)    Preparea draft report covering the proposed scope of the SESA, the schedule and methodology for conducting the work, and plans forstakeholder consultation. v)      Conductscoping workshops. vi)    Preparethe final Scoping Report/Initial Inception Report. vii)  Preparation of draft SESAReport to be subjected to Stakeholder validation workshops. viii)     Conduct validation workshops. ix)    Preparation of a comprehensive final SESA report for submission to NEMA. Deliverables i)       Scoping /Inception Report. ii)      FirstInterim Report iii)    SecondInterim Report iv)    DraftSESA Report v)      Finalreport NEMA now invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") toindicate their interest inproviding the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they havethe required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The consultant should have:- i)       Experience in similar assignments: SESA consulting, specifically in environmental, social, health safety andsecurity aspects in various oil and gas projects, development of policies in this sector, institutional capacity assessment andresettlement in projects financed by regional and bi-lateral development agencies; ii)      Experience in similar Conditions (SESA projects in Africawould be an advantage); iii)    Appropriately skilled staff The Terms of Reference (TOR) for the SESA is available fordownload on NEMA website: (www.nema.go.ke). The KEPTAP projectdocument is available here: http://search.worldbank.org/all?qterm=KEPTAP &_Top/country=Kenya&_Top/topic=Energy. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection andEmployment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank'spolicy on conflict of interest. Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of ajoint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Quality& Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at the address below duringoffice hours: 0800 to 1700 hours. The Completed Expression of interest and accompanying documentsmust be submitted by 15th April 2015 in plain sealed envelopes and clearly marked "EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) FOR STRATEGICENVIRONMENTAL & SOCIAL ASSESSMENT (SESA) FOR THE OIL & GAS SECTOR" and addressed to; DIRECTOR GENERAL National Environment ManagementAuthority, P.O Box 67839-00200, Nairobi, Popo road off Mombasa road, Tel:(020)6005522, 2101370, 0724 253398, 0735 010237 Fax (254 020) 6008997 E-Mail: dgnema@nema.go.ke, Website: www.nema.go.ke

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published June 10, 2015  -  Deadline July 9, 2015
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Senior Project Economics And Financial Analysis Manager REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURAL RESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENT OF WATER Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project Project No.: P117635 Credit No.  5268-KE CONSULTING SERVICES ? INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT SELECTION REQUESTFOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR SENIOR PROJECT ECONOMICS AND FINANCIAL ANALYSIS MANAGER CONTRACT NO:MEWNR / KWSCRP-1/026/2014-2015 1.      The Government of Kenya has received financing from the International Development Association (WorldBank) towards implementation of theKenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project -Phase 1 (KWSCRP-1), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for consulting services to be procured under thisCredit for Consulting Services for Senior Project Economics and Financial Analysis Manager ; CONTRACT NO: MEWNR /KWSCRP-1/024/2014-2015 2.      The Post - Reportingto the Project Manager the Senior ProjectEconomics and Financial Analysis Manager will provide input on economic andfinancial aspects of KWSCRP including support to executing agencies and be responsible for monitoring/impact evaluation,information systems design and overall reporting for KWSCRP. 3.      For the detailed Terms ofReference for this assignment with specific objectives and scope of the tasks, key deliverables, timing, competence andqualifications and other requirements, please visit the ministry website www.environment.go.ke 4.      The Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (the client) nowinvites eligible individual consultants to express their interest (EOI) in providing these services. Interested consultants mustprovide their CVs and information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services. The desired consultant must have the following skills and expertise: a)      Advanced degree in economics and finance or a comparable field is required; b)      Additional professional training in Economic Forecasting,Econometric Analysis/models, ProjectManagement, financial management, monitoring and evaluation; c)      At least 20 years of directly relevant work experience inconducting economic and financial analysis ofdevelopment projects, minimum 3 of which should have been working responsibilities with a substantial content in the IDA/World Bankrequirements/standards for economic/financial, monitoring, evaluation and reporting; d)    At least ten (10) years' experience inmonitoring & evaluation, information systems design and reporting for complex development projects; e)      Experience in Micro & Macroeconomic Analysis including carrying out analysis of projects involvingmultiple socio-economic variables, which include water supplies, irrigated agriculture, livelihoods and infrastructure developmentand disaster impact assessment; f)       Demonstrated professional experience in a national and regional/international level insocio-economic development; g)      Experience in public sector and/or academic institutions will be a distinctadvantage; h)      Substantial and diverse experience in various facets of communication and capacity building/training; i)        Excellent quantitative skills and experience in statistical analysis such as databasemanagement and modeling, spreadsheet management, among others as demonstrated by published documents, articles, reports,etc.; j)        A proficient working knowledge of MS office including Microsoft Excel, Quick books andMicrosoft Project as well assoftware most used by economists such as STATA, SPSS, LIMDEP, etc. 5.      The duration for this position is expected to be three (3) years and will be subject toannual extensions based on acceptable performance. 6.      The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of theWorld Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits &Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011 revised July 2014 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict ofinterest. 7.      Selection ofan Individual Consultant will be in accordance with World Bank's Guidelines: Selectionand Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 revised July2014 ("Consultant Guidelines"). Theselection criteria will be solely based on individual experience and qualifications. 8.      Interested consultants may obtain further necessary information at the address below during office hours between0900 to 1600 hours from Monday to Fridayexcluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400Hrs) and public holidays. 9.      The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) copies must be delivered to theTender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House or sent to the address below as to be receivedon or before 9th July, 2015 at 1000 hours East Africa Time. For expressions ofinterest that will be deposited at thetender box, the packages should be clearly marked: ContractNO: MEWNR / KWSCRP-1/024/2014-2015 forSenior Project Economics and Financial AnalysisManager" addressed to: Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Program, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House, 4thFloor ? Room No. 453/456, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext.42366/42335 Email:procurement.kwscrp@gmail.com

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published May 27, 2015  -  Deadline June 25, 2015
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Consultancy Services For Detailed Design And Construction Supervision Of Mwache Check Dam And Demonstration Irrigation Project REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES KENYA WATER SECURITY AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROGRAM (KWSCRP) Project No.: P117635 CreditNo.   IDAQ7950 CONSULTING SERVICES ? FIRMSSELECTION Request for Expression of Interest Consultancy Services for Detailed Design and Construction Supervision of Mwache CheckDam and Demonstration Irrigation Project CONTRACT NO.:MEWNR/KWSCRP-2/009/2014-15 The Government of Kenya has received financing from theWorld Bank toward the cost of theKenya Water Security and Climate ResilienceProject(KWSCRP-2) and intends to apply part of the proceeds from this financing for payment of consulting services forsupporting Kwale County in undertaking detailed design and construction supervision of Mwache Check Dam and DemonstrationIrrigation Project. The consulting services include detailedgeotechnical investigations, hydrology study, detailed design of the check dam, water abstraction system and pilot irrigationscheme, tender documentation, tendering and construction supervision of the check dam. The check dam, which is in KwaleCounty,isabout 14.0 m high with a reservoir capacity of about 3 MCM.The dam is intended to: (i) retain the sediments before they reach tothemain Mwache dam to be constructed downstream which will supply portable water to the Mombasa area; (ii) ensure that soil carried from the catchment, due toerosion, by the flow does not end up in the main Mwache dam. The maintenance of the check dam should include a schedule of siltremoval, for example after each rainy season, or as the design engineer, based on the expected catchment sediment yield may designfor; (iii) supply water to a 100 Ha of demonstration irrigation project to be developed adjacent to the dam. The scope of the assignment includes: (a)    Hydrological analysis, geotechnical study and materials investigations which include drilling exploratory boreholes,on site and laboratory test of foundation and construction materials; (b)   Design of the check dam, irrigation water intake works, pump station and instrumentation; (c)    Design a sediment management strategy and plan for the removal of the sediments from the check dam,managing bothwater and sediment to enhance the usability of the live storage of the check dam and the main reservoir; (d)  Design of 100 Ha ofpilot irrigation project; and (e)   Supervision of thecontractors' work and support to all procurement matters related to the project. 4.      The duration of the services is expected to be 24 months. 5.      The Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources nowinvites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultantsshould provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theServices. The short-listing criteria are: (a)    Organization'scapacity and experience in design and construction supervision of similar projects which include dams and small holder drip andsprinkler irrigation projects (provide brochures, description of designs undertaken and supervision experience); and (b)  Availability of appropriate skills amongkey staff. 6.      The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the WorldBank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits& Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011  ("Consultant Guidelines"),setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 7.     Firms may associatein the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance theirqualifications. 8.     A Consultant will beselected in accordance with the Quality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants[under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits &Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 revised July 2014  ("ConsultantGuidelines") 9.      Interested consultants may obtain furtherinformation at the address below from 0800 to 1600 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400Hrs) and publicholidays. 10.  The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) copies must be delivered to the Tender Box on GroundFloor, Maji House or sent to the address below so as to be received on or before 25th June, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.Those submitted by package should beclearly marked "Contract No. MEWNR/KWSCRP-2/009/2014-15: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR DETAILED DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTIONSUPERVISION OF MWACHE CHECK DAM AND DEMONSTRATION IRRIGATION ", Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Program, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House, 4thFloor ? Room No. 453/456, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext.42366/42335 Email:procurement.kwscrp@gmail.com

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published November 25, 2014  -  Deadline January 6, 2015
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Consultancy Services For An Implementation Support Consultant (isc) To Support Strengthening Water Resources Management And Planning REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENTOF WATER KENYA WATER SECURITY AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROJECT - PHASE1 Project No.: P117635 CreditNo.   IDAQ7950 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR ANIMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT CONSULTANT (ISC) TO SUPPORT STRENGTHENING WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING TENDER NO: EOI/MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/09/2014-15 The Government of Kenya has received financingfrom the World Bank toward the cost of the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (KWSCRP-1), and intends to applypart of the proceeds for consulting services. The consulting services ("the Services") includedelivering a range of activities relating to Strengthening Water Resources Management and Planning. These activities include butare not limited to general and specific water resources planning provisions, project planning and reporting ? includinginvestmentprojects and so-called "software" programs and activities indispensable for strengthening Water Resources Management (WRM), civilworks supervision, provision of on?the-job training and institutional capacity building support to executing agencies and definingTerms of References (ToRs) for additional needed work within the realm of WRMand water resourcesplanning. The scope of the consultant services will include, but is not limited to, support in theareas outlined below: (i)                 Increased Water resources knowledge Base:Supervise, and provide technical support to, the upgrade of the water resources monitoring network (including support to:finalizing equipment specifications; equipment installation; and procurement-related matters) in order to provide timelyinformation to support real-time decisions in all Kenya's six catchment areas/Basins; (ii)               Strengthening data collection andprocessing framework, including water information systems (WIS) and their overall diffusion andutilization; (iii)             Water Resources Planning and allocation: Develop the analyticaland stakeholder consultation framework and support basin planning and water resource allocation in all Kenya's six catchment areas/basins through improved Decision Support System together with an overall integration scope to secure a continued national vision;and (iv)             Institutional Capacity strengthening and stakeholderparticipation: Develop adequate capacity and institutionalrelationships and partnerships for effective water resources management and planning, including mapping of related organizationsand institutions, and project management support. This item explicitly includes building of a system to develop capable staffingand the training of potential leaders to contribute in the development of strong institutions and entities at national, basinandlocal levels. The duration of the services is expected to be 5 -7 years. The Kenya Ministry of Environment, Water andNatural Resources now invites eligible consulting firms("Consultants") and / or consortia of consulting firms to indicate theirinterest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that theyhave the requiredqualifications and relevant comprehensive experience to perform the services. The short-listing criteria are: a)      Experience in helping develop and implementing similar assignments withspecial emphasis on Water Resources management, catchment planning, Water allocation and compliance planning, including WIS andDSS. b)      Experience in similar geographical conditions, especially East Africa c)      Full availability of appropriate skills and experience amongststaff The attention of interested Consultants is drawnto paragraph 1.9 of theWorld Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants[under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forththe World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. International or National Consultants may associate with other firms inthe form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Association with Kenyan firms isencouraged. A Consultant will be selected in accordance withthe Quality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at the addressbelow during office hours from 0800 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hours (1300 to 1400hrs) and publicholidays. The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) copies must bedelivered to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House or send to the address below so as to be received on or before 6th January, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Those submitted by package should be clearly marked"TENDER NO.:MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/09/2014-15: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANCYSERVICES FOR AN IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT CONSULTANT (ISC) TO SUPPORT STRENGTHENING WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT ANDPLANNING", addressedto: Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Project, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House,4th Floor ? Room No. 453, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +25402 2716103 Ext.42366/330 Email:ewscr-project@water.go.ke

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published December 1, 2014  -  Deadline January 9, 2015
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Support Consultant (isc) To Support Implementation Of The Lower Nzoia Irrigation Project Phase 1 And Improvement Of Flood Mitigation Structures On Lower Nzoia River: REPUBLIC OFKENYA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENTOF WATER KENYA WATER SECURITY AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROJECT ? PHASE1 Project No.: P117635 Credit No.  IDAQ52680, KfW-Reference No.: BMZ-No. 2010 65 846 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORTCONSULTANT (ISC) TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LOWER NZOIA IRRIGATION PROJECT PHASE 1 AND IMPROVEMENT OF FLOOD MITIGATIONSTRUCTURES ON LOWER NZOIA RIVER: TENDER NO.: EOI/MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/010/2014-15 The Government of Kenya has received co-financing from theWorld Bank and KfW toward the cost of the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (KWSCRP-1) and intends to apply partof the proceeds for the above consulting services. 1.         The consulting services ("the Services") include the services of anImplementation Support Consultant (ISC) for the Lower Nzoia Irrigation Project Phase 1 to support the construction of irrigationanddrainage management infrastructure (4,000 ha); support agricultural production and establishment of market linkages through avalue chain approach; support efficient operation of the infrastructure and to the progressive transfer of responsibilities anddecision-making to Irrigation Water Users Associations (IWUAs), and project management (including monitoring and evaluation,overseeing safeguards implementation, quality assurance, reporting and auditing). 2.         The Services also include support to the construction of improvementworks on Flood Mitigation Dykes on Lower Nzoia River (34 km). Over thisperiod, it is expected that the ISC will alsotransfer expertise in these areas to related project agencies. The totalestimated duration of the consultancy is 7 years:3-4 years for the construction and initial irrigation and agricultural activities and concurrent construction of dykes improvement;followed by 2-3 years of production and operations and maintenance (O&M). The scope of the assignment includes: (a)    Design review and Supervision of the contractors' work and support to all procurement mattersrelated to the project, including overall review and quality assurance relating to engineering works design, contract, constructionand supervision aspects of the Lower Nzoia Irrigation ProjectPhase I; (b)   Design reviewand Supervision of the contractors' work and support to all procurement mattersrelated to the project, including overall review and quality assurance relating to engineering works design, contract, constructionand supervision aspects of the Improvement of Flood Mitigation Dykes; (c)    Design and assistance to establishment of a robust agricultural value chain, including marketingstudy, arrangements, training to farmers and related stakeholders; (d)   Assistance tothe National Irrigation Board's Project Implementation Unit (PIU) andto farmersgrouped in IWUAs to acquaint themselves with day-to-day operation procedures including training; design and assistance in puttingin place a comprehensive realistic management system for the scheme,including training, production of adapted approaches andmethods for efficient O&M systems, as well as in designing, testing and facilitating alternative scheme operationarrangements; (e)    Any other related duties to facilitate realization of the project objectives,including support toproject management and extensive interactions with local stakeholders of the project. The Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resourcesnow invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultantsshould provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theServices. The short-listing criteria are: (a)    Experience in irrigation engineering (incl. supervision of construction works, design review);operations and maintenance of large irrigation schemes with smallholder farmers (incl. establishment of systems, organizations,training); and agricultural development and establishment of value chains (incl. design, studies, farmers' training in the field,marketing studies, establishing agricultural business models by linking stakeholders) (b)   Experience inriver flood protection/control works (incl. design and supervision ofconstructionworks); (c)    Work experience in Kenya and/or the region; (d)   Availability of appropriate skills amongst staff. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn toparagraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [underIBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. International or National Consultantsmay associate with other firms in the form of ajoint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Association with Kenyanfirms isencouraged. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with theQuality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at the address belowduring office hours 0900 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400 hours) and public holidays. The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3) copies must bedelivered to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House or send to the address below so as to be received on or before 9th January 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Those submitted by package should be clearly marked "Tender No. EOI/ MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/010/2014-15: REQUEST FOREXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR IMPLEMENTATION CONSULTING FIRM TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LOWER NZOIAIRRIGATION PROJECT ? PHASE 1 AND IMPROVEMENT OF FLOOD MITIGATION DYKES ON LOWER NZOIA RIVER", addressed to: Project Manager Kenya Water Security andClimate Resilience Project- Phase 1, Ministry of Environment,Water and Natural Resources, Maji House,4th Floor ? Room No. 453, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +25402 2716103 Ext.42366/330 Email: ewscr-project@water.go.ke

Kenya Infrastructure Finance/PPP project - P121019

The National Treasury | Published June 8, 2015  -  Deadline June 23, 2015
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Recruitment Of A Procurement Expert For The Public Private Partnership Unit In Kenya REPUBLIC OF KENYA THE NATIONALTREASURY INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE & PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS PROJECT RECRUITMENT OF A PROCUREMENT EXPERT FORTHE PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP UNIT (PPPU) INKENYA IFPPP/PPPU/PE/2014-15 Project ID No. P121019 Credit:No. 51570 KE The Government of Kenya (GoK) in conjunction with the World Bank is implementing a four-year Infrastructure Finance and Public Private Partnerships Project(IFPPP) whose overall development objective is to increase private investment in the Kenyan infrastructure market byimproving the enabling environment to generate a pipeline of bankable PPP projects. This objective will be achieved through theprovision of technical expertise and building capacity to implement the Government's Public Private Partnerships (PPP) National program. The Public Private Partnerships Unit (PPPU) at the NationalTreasury is looking for a highly motivated international expert, for a period of one (1) year (renewable), to fill the positionof: Procurement Expert (1Post) The Procurement Expert is expected to perform the followingtasks: a) Provide the requisite PPP Procurement advice and support to the PPP Unit to carry out its mandate to assist ContractingAuthorities (CAs) to identify, select, appraise, approve, negotiate and monitor PPP projects throughout their lifecycle; b)Support the PPP Unit inestablishing and operationalizing standard procedures and templates for various procurementactivities in the PPP life cycle; c) Advise and assist the Unit on the development of Kenya's PPP framework for PPP/infrastructure investment orprocurement; d)Advise on the provisions of disclosure of project and contract information in PPP projects; e) Advise on the PPPprocurement and contract management capacity building requirements for the PPP Unit and PPP nodes andsupport in their implementation; f) Generally provideexpert PPP Procurement input into all aspects of the PPP Unit's activities QUALIFICATIONS,SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: ·    A university degree in procurement, law, engineering, commerce or any otherrelevant qualification. A post graduate qualification on procurement and/or PPP advisory services is desirable; ·    A minimum of 10 years' demonstrated experience in the field of procurement in a busypublic or private sector environment is desirable. ·     Experience in drafting of PPPprocurement documents and other related documents/agreements; PPP procurement, and managing bidding processes will be an addedadvantage; and ·    Fluency in spoken and written English is essential, asare strong interpersonal and team skills. EVALUATION CRITERIA: Curriculum Vitae's willbe evaluated taking into account the following criteria: Academic and professional qualifications; Relevant experience; Languageskills; Demonstrated interpersonal and team leadership and team participation skills; Geographicalextent of PPP experience ? creditwill be given to experience of working with successful PPP programmes, both internationally and in markets similar to Kenya's;Breadth of sectorial experience; Experience of different types of PPP structures. Complete Application documents (curriculum vitae with details of your qualifications,experience, day andevening telephone numbers, email address and names of three referees)with Position reference and name clearly marked on top should be emailed or sent to the addressbelow. PostalAddress: Project ImplementationUnit Attention: Procurement Specialist P.O. Box21190-00100 Nairobi,Kenya. Physical Address: Project ImplementationUnit Attention:  Procurement Specialist 7th Floor, Anniversary Towers,North Tower. Building No.19 Monrovia Street/UniversityWay Nairobi,Kenya. TelephoneNo.: 254 - 20 - 2210271/4 E-mail: procurement.ifppp@piu.go.ke; info.ifppp@piu.go.ke;  info@pppunit.go.ke Deadline for submission ofApplications is Tuesday 23rd June 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan localtime. DIRECTOR, PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPSUNIT FOR: PRINCIPAL SECRETARY

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water & Natural Resources | Published December 30, 2014  -  Deadline January 21, 2015
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Dam Safety Panel Of Experts (dspe) ? Dam Safety Panel Of Experts (dspe) ? Hydrology REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OFENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURAL RESOURCES STATE DEPARTMENT OFWATER Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (Phase 2) (Project No. P117635;     Credit No. IDAQ7950) EXPRESSION OF INTEREST REF: MEWNR / KWSCRP-2/004/2014-2015 DAM SAFETY PANEL OF EXPERTS (DSPE) ? DAM SAFETY PANEL OF EXPERTS (DSPE) ?HYDROLOGY The Government of Kenya has received financing from the International Development Association(World Bank) towards implementation of the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project - Phase 1(KWSCRP-1), and it intendsto apply part of the proceeds to payments for consulting services to be procured under this Credit. As part of coordination and supporting the implementation of the project activities, theGovernment of Kenya wishes to hire Dam Safety Panel of Experts (DSPE) ? Hydrology with estimated two missions per year spanningdesign review, construction supervision and reservoir fill which overlaps with DLP. Invitation forEOI Interested consultants may obtain further information in the detailed Terms ofReference (ToR) postedon dgMarket, atthe Ministry website www.environment.go.ke and at the address below during office hours between 0900 ? 1630 hours from Monday ? Fridayinclusive, except public holidays in Kenya, before the deadline for submission of Expression of Interest. The completed expression of interestdocuments in writing must be delivered in three (3) copies to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House so as to be received on orbefore 21st January, 2015 at 1000 hours Kenyan Localtime. The expression of interest must be in plain sealed envelopes and clearly marked "REF: MEWNR / KWSCRP-1/015/2014-2015? Dam Safety Panel of Experts (DSPE) ? HYDROLOGY"addressed to: Project Manager, KenyaWater Security and Climate ResilienceProject Phase 1, Ministry of Environment, Water&Natural Resources, Maji House, Ngong Road, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext. 42366/330. E-mail : ewscr-project@water.go.ke

Financial Sector Support Project. - P151816

THE NATIONAL TREASURY | Published July 28, 2016  -  Deadline August 9, 2016
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Consultancy To Assess The Funding Gaps At The National And County Governments To Inform Development Of Capital Markets Products / Services REPUBLIC OF KENYA THE NATIONAL TREASURY FINANCIAL SECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT CONSULTANCY TO ASSESS THE FUNDING GAPS AT THE NATIONAL AND COUNTYGOVERNMENTS TO INFORM DEVELOPMENT OF CAPITAL MARKETS PRODUCTS / SERVICES REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OFINTEREST (INDIVIDUALCONSULTANT) Ref:FSSP/PIU/CMA/16/2016-17 Credit No: 5627 KE Project ID No: P151816 1.  The Government of Kenya (GoK) has received financing fromthe World Bank towards the cost of the Financial Sector Support Project (FSSP) whose overall development objective is tostrengthen thelegal, regulatory and institutional environment for improved financial stability, access to and provision of, affordable and longterm financing. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this credit be applied to eligible payments underthe contracts for the Consultancy to Assess the Funding Gaps at the National and CountyGovernments to inform Development of Capital Markets Products / Services to be implemented over a period of three(3) months. 2.    Objective of theAssignment Toundertake an in-depth analysis of the funding gap at the national and county level (whether in government or in SOE level) as wellas make policy recommendations aimed at enhancing the uptake of capital market products and services that can be leveraged towardsbridging these gaps. 3.    Scope of the Work The scope of work of the assignment will cover,but is not limited to, the tasksdescribed below: Review existing literature onnational and county financing status toexamine current funding levels, quality of assets held as well as funding requirements.Review the relevant constitutional provisions, legal frameworks, Vision2030 documents, available and potential capital financing markets product types in light of localand international experience andmake recommendations on their adequacy in bridging funding gaps at national and county level.Review the Capital Markets Act and regulations to critically assess thecapability of Counties and National governments as well as State Owned Entities to effectively access capital markets products,funding and services. Review the findings and recommendations of previous reports commissionedby the Authority on various capital market development initiatives.Make recommendations on capital market products applicable for bridgingthe identified gaps and specify challenges that may impede rolling out of the recommended products and proposed solutions.Engage relevant stakeholders including policy makers, market operators,legislators and county administrators on behalf of the working group in carrying out the research. Undertake quantitative data collection and analysis.Participate in the presentation of the preliminary analysis results tothe relevant working group and Capital Markets Master Plan Implementation Committee. Production of a final report on the funding gaps identified andproposals on the products that can be used to bridge the gap through the capital markets and the key considerations for theoperationalization of the relevant products. Rank the operationalization of the proposals on products identifiedunder (9) above in terms of short, medium and long term based on the ease of implementation, impact, scalability, among otherfactors. 4.  The National Treasury (the Client) through its Project Implementation Unit (PIU) now invites eligible individual consultants to express their interest inproviding the services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theservices.  Consultants should provide theirmost recent profiles showing their experience, qualifications, capabilities, references and details of past experience especiallyin the area of their expertise etc. The shortlisting criteria are; Minimum of 10 years consultancy experience in financial servicessector; Extensive experience and knowledge of the Kenyan Capital Markets and macroeconomic environment in addition to expertise onthe functioning and structure of the financial services sector; Experience in undertaking National-level Assessments that have beenshown to have been successfully implemented;Evidence of strong understanding of global capital markets trends and the scopeof products used to fund central and devolved governments; Evidence of familiarity with different financial instruments and products mostrelevant to infrastructure and development financing; Communication, training, and report writing skills; Fluency in written andspokenEnglish. 5.   The expression ofinterest is also open to interested firms who may wish to propose individual consultants. In such cases, only the experience andqualifications of the individuals proposed shall be taken into account in the selection process and not the firm's corporateexperience. Consequently, the ensuing contract agreement will be signed directly with the successfulindividual. 6.   The attention of interested Consultants is drawn toparagraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants[under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers published in January 2011and revised in July 2014("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth theWorld Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 7.   Interestedeligible individuals may obtain further information at the address given belowduring office hours between 0900 to 1700hours, Monday ? Friday inclusive, exclusiveof public holidays, before the deadline for the submissionof Expressions of Interest. 8.    AConsultant will be selected in accordance with Selection of IndividualConsultant method set out in the Consultants Guidelines. 9.    Complete Expressions of Interest documents to be submitted in plain sealed envelopes with consultancy reference and name clearly marked on top should be delivered in person, sent by mail orby email to the address shown below or placed in the tender box at our offices on the 7th floor, Anniversary Towers,North Tower Postal Address: ProjectImplementation Unit Attention: Procurement Specialist P.O Box 21190 ?00100 Nairobi, Kenya. Physical Address: ProjectImplementation Unit Attention:  ProcurementSpecialist 7th Floor, Anniversary Towers, North Tower. BuildingNo.19 Monrovia Street/University Way Nairobi,Kenya. Telephone No: +254-20-2210271/4 E-mail: procurement.ifppp@piu.go.ke; info.ifppp@piu.go.ke 10. Deadline for submission of Expressions of Interest is Tuesday9th August 2016 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time. PROCUREMENTSPECIALIST FOR: PRINCIPAL SECRETARY

Financial Sector Support Project. - P151816

The National Treasury | Published February 29, 2016
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General Procurement Notice GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE Date: 29th February2016 Country: Kenya Name of Project: Financial Sector Support Project Credit No.: IDA5627-KE Project ID No. P151816 The Government of Kenya has received financingin the amount of US$ 37Million equivalent from the World Bank toward the cost of theFinancial Sector Support Project (FSSP), and intends to apply part of the proceedsto payments for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procured under this project. The project completion isscheduled for July 2020. The overall development objective of the project is to strengthen the legal, regulatory and institutional environment for improved financial stability, access to, and provisionof, affordable and long term financing. The Project consists of the following four (4) components: Component 1 ?StrengtheningInstitutions (US$23.3 million) This component will focus on the overarching reform, modernization, andcapacity support to the financial sector institutional framework.Activities includethe following: a.    Reforming Financial Architecture: The GoKhas plans to streamlineand make more efficient the overall financial architecture. This includes: (i)        Setting up the Financial ServicesAuthority (FSA), (ii) Developing an investor friendly environment (iii) Digitization of government payments. b.     Modernizing Supervision: This sub-component will support:  (i) Improving supervision: Banking, Non-Banking and Pensions (ii) Upgrading ITsystems. c.     Building Capacity: The Projectwill also deliver capacity support to the National Treasury andvarious regulators and other institutions that make up the financial architecture.  These include: KenyaDeposit Insurance Corporation (KDIC),Sacco SocietiesRegulatory Authority (SASRA), Public DebtManagement Office (PDMO). This component will deliver technical assistanceto the various beneficiaries,mostly in the form of consultancies which will include amongst others; to design roadmaps and action plans, andimplementation support to realize the planned reforms. It willalso support theupgrade of ITequipment and systems anddeliver capacity support to ensurea more effectivefunctioning of thefinancial architecture. Component 2 ? EnablingEfficient Financial Intermediation (US$6.3 million) Thiscomponent will move forward thefinancial inclusionagenda in Kenyawith a focus on strengthening thecredit infrastructure andmakingmoretransparent the pricing of financialintermediation (savings and lending) so that more businessesandindividuals have access to affordable financial products. The component will support activities related to: (a) Improving credit information data sharing, (b) Strengthening collateral mechanisms (c) Implementation of the new InsolvencyRegime (d) Expanding the availability of alternative savings instruments This component will deliver technicalassistance tothe various beneficiaries, mostly in the formof consultancies which will include amongst others; to review existinglegislative and regulatory framework, develop comprehensive legislation, legislative drafting support, design and developappropriate oversight toolkit, design of training programs for relevant stakeholders, capacity building, awareness and consensus building campaign.It will also support theupgrade of ITsystems and equipment. Component 3 ?Mobilizing Long-term Finance(US$5.3 million) Thiscomponent will focus on strengthening the demand for andsupply of long-term funds sothat Kenya's growing development finance needs for long-term projects ininfrastructure,housing, etc. canbe met. The component will include support to (a)  New term products and (b) Strengthening institutional investors. This will include amongst others; consultancies on regulatory and operational framework for money market instruments, foreign exchangeoperations and derivatives, Development of prototype instruments/transactions and capacity building for new products. It will alsosupport purchase of IT systems and equipment. Component 4 ?Supporting ProjectManagement (US$1.3 million) Funds will be allocated for thepurposes of project management, organizationaland systems development, training, capacity building and technical assistance Procurement of contracts financed by the World Bank will be conducted through theprocedures as specifiedin the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDACredits &Grants by World Bank Borrowers dated January 2011 as revised in July 2014 and are open to all eligible bidders asdefinedin the guidelines. Consulting services will be selected in accordance with the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultantsunder IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers dated January2011 as revised in July 2014. Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bid under the World Bank's internationalcompetitive bidding (ICB) procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will be announced, as they become available, inUN Development Businessand in nationalnewspapers. Interested consultants and suppliers who wish to receive a copy of the  request for expressions of interest or specific procurementnotices, or those wishing to beincluded in the project database should contact the address below: Project Implementation Unit The NationalTreasury P.O. Box 21190-00100 Nairobi, Kenya Tel: 254-20-210271/2210341 Fax 254-20-2210327 E-Mail: procurement.ifppp@piu.go.ke, info.ifppp@piu.go.ke

KE Enhancing Wat Security & Climate Res - P117635

Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources | Published November 11, 2014  -  Deadline December 31, 2014
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Consultancy Services For An Implementation Support Consultant (isc) To Support Strengthening Water Resources Management And Planning This notice has been cancelled as of 11-Nov-2014. Please do not respond. REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OFENVIRONMENT, WATER AND NATURALRESOURCES KENYA WATER SECURITYAND CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROJECT - PHASE 1 Project No.: P117635 Credit No.  IDAQ7950 EXPRESSION OFINTEREST CONSULTANCY SERVICES FORAN IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT CONSULTANT (ISC) TO SUPPORT STRENGTHENING WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING TENDER NO.: EOI/ MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/04/2013-14 The Government of Kenya has receivedfinancing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Project (KWSCRP-1), and intends toapply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The consulting services ("theServices") includedelivering a range of activities relating to Strengthening Water ResourcesManagement and Planning. These activities include butare not limited to general and specific water resources planning provisions, project planning and reporting ? including investmentprojects and so-called "software" programs and activities indispensable for strengthening Water Resources Management (WRM), civilworks supervision, provision of on?the-job training and institutional capacity building support to executing agencies and definingTerms of References (ToRs) for additional neededwork within the realm of WRM and water resourcesplanning. The scopeof the consultant services will include, but is not limited to, support in the areas outlined below: (i)                Increased Water resources knowledge Base: Supervise, andprovide technical support to, the upgrade of the water resourcesmonitoring network (including support to: finalizing equipment specifications; equipment installation; and procurement-relatedmatters) in orderto provide timely information to support real-time decisions in all Kenya's six catchmentareas/Basins; (ii)               Strengthening datacollection and processing framework, including water information systems (WIS) and their overall diffusion andutilization; (iii)             Water Resources Planning and allocation:Develop the analytical and stakeholder consultation framework and support basin planning and water resource allocation in allKenya's six catchment areas/ basins through improved Decision Support System together with an overall integration scope to secure acontinued national vision; and (iv)             Institutional Capacity strengthening andstakeholder participation: Develop adequate capacity and institutionalrelationships and partnerships for effective water resources management and planning, including mapping of related organizationsand institutions, andproject management support. This item explicitly includes building ofa system to develop capable staffing andthe training of potential leaders to contribute in the development of strong institutions and entities at national, basin and locallevels. The duration of the services is expected tobe 7 years. The Kenya Ministry of Environment, Water andNatural Resources now invites eligible consulting firms("Consultants") and / or consortia of consulting firms to indicate theirinterest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the requiredqualifications and relevant comprehensive experience to perform the services. The short-listing criteria are: a)      Experience in helpingdevelopand implementing similar assignments with special emphasis on Water Resources management, catchment planning, Waterallocation and compliance planning, including WIS and DSS. b)      Experience in similargeographical conditions, especially East Africa c)      Full availability ofappropriate skills and experience amongst staff The attention of interested Consultants isdrawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World BankBorrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. International or NationalConsultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.Association with Kenyan firms is encouraged. A Consultant will be selectedin accordancewith the Quality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) methodset out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at theaddress below during office hours from 0800 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hours (1300 to 1400hrs) and publicholidays. The completed expression of interest documents in writing in three (3)copies must be delivered to the Tender Box on Ground Floor, Maji House or send to the address below so as to be received on orbefore 5th September, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Those submitted by package should be clearly marked"TENDER NO.:MEWNR/KWSCRP-1/04/2013-14: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONOF INTEREST FORCONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR AN IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT CONSULTANT (ISC) TO SUPPORT STRENGTHENING WATERRESOURCES MANAGEMENT ANDPLANNING", addressed to: Project Manager Kenya Water Security and Climate ResilienceProject, Ministry of Environment, Water and NaturalResources, Maji House, 4th Floor ? Room No. 453, NgongRoad, P.O. Box 49720-00100, Nairobi. Tel: +254 02 2716103 Ext. 42313/258 Email:ewscr-project@water.go.ke

KE- Water & Sanitation Srv - Addl Fin. - P126637

Athi Water Services Board | Published October 23, 2015  -  Deadline November 11, 2015
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Independent Panel Of Experts For The Implementation Of 4th Nairobi Water Supply Program- Northern Collector Tunnelphase 1 Project ATHIWATER SERVICES BOARD REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONSOFINTEREST (INDIVIDUALCONSULTANTS) Country: Kenya Project: Water and SanitationService Improvement Project Additional Financing (WaSSIP-AF) Credit Number:51030KE Assignment Title: Independent Panelof Experts for the Implementation of 4th Nairobi Water Supply Program- Northern Collector Tunnel Phase 1Project Reference Number: 54 (as perprocurement plan) Contract No.AWSB/WASSIP-AF/COMP.I/CS-54/2015 TheGovernment of Kenya has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Kenya Water and Sanitation ServiceImprovement Project (WASSIP)Additional Financing, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for the above consulting services. The Independent Panel of Experts will be mandatedto provide an independent assessment and review of technical, environmental and social issues associated with the 4thNairobi Water Supply Program. The program entails: i.        Construction of the NorthernCollector Tunnel Phase 1 to divert parts of the flows from rivers Maragua, Gikigie andIrati into the existing Ndakaini dam ii.      Construction of community schemes in Muranga County toserve people in the areas where the water is being abstracted. iii.    Construction ofKigoro Water Treatment Plant witha capacity of 140,000m3/day iv.    Construction ofraw and treated water pipelines from Ndakaini dam to Kigoro and toGigiri v.      Upgrading of Nairobi City water distribution network The Independent Panel of Experts (IPE) willconsist of six experts: (i) Principal DamSpecialist (Chairperson), (ii) Hydrology and Hydraulic Specialist, (iii) Geotechnical Specialist, (iv) Community WaterSupply Specialist, (v) Environment and Ecological Specialist, and (vi) Tunnel Expert. The qualifications of each of the expert can be obtained from thefollowing websitewww.awsboard.go.ke All members of the Independent Panel of Expertwill be procured in accordance to World Bank's guidelines for selection and employment of consultants: IndividualConsultants. The Athi Water Services Board now invites eligible individual consultants ("Consultants") to indicate their interest inproviding the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualificationsand relevant experience to perform the Services.  The information may include but isnot limited to the following; detailed resume of the expert with a color passport photo; office and home phoneand email contacts;relevant project references with phone and email contacts of project clients; proof of membership with professional associations;name, designation and daytime contacts of three professional referees; and a declaration authorizing inquiries from the referencesprovided. The attentionof interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection andEmployment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] byWorld Bank Borrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), settingforth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. Further information can be obtained at theaddress below during office hours from 0800 to 1700 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400Hrs) and publicholidays. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or bye-mail) by 11th November 2015 at 12.00 noon East African time. Those submitted bypackage should be clearly marked "Request for Expression of Interest for Independent panel of experts (IPE) for the Implementation of 4th NairobiWater Supply program: Contract No: AWSB/WASSIP-AF/COMP.I/CS-54/2015 The address referred to above is: Chief Executive Officer Athi Water Services Board Africa Re-Centre, 3rd Floor, Hospital Rd P.O. Box 45283-00100 Nairobi, Kenya. Tel: +254 20 2724293 Fax:  +254 2027224295 Email:info@awsboard.go.ke

KE- Water & Sanitation Srv - Addl Fin. - P126637

Athi Water Services Board | Published November 18, 2015  -  Deadline December 1, 2015
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Independent Panel Of Experts For The Implementation Of 4th Nairobi Water Supply Program- Northern Collector Tunnelphase 1 Project ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANTS) RE-ADVERTISEMENT Country: Kenya Project: Water and Sanitation ServiceImprovement Project Additional Financing (WaSSIP-AF) Credit Number:51030KE Assignment Title: Independent Panel ofExperts for the Implementation of 4th Nairobi Water Supply Program- Northern Collector Tunnel Phase 1Project Reference Number: 54 (as per procurementplan) Contract No. AWSB/WASSIP-AF/COMP.I/CS-54/2015 TheGovernment of Kenya has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Kenya Water and Sanitation ServiceImprovement Project (WASSIP) Additional Financing, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for the above consulting services. TheIndependent Panel of Experts will be mandated to provide an independent assessment and review of technical,environmental and social issuesassociated with the 4th Nairobi Water Supply Program. The programentails: i.       Construction of the Northern Collector Tunnel Phase 1 to divert parts of the flows from rivers Maragua, Gikigie and Irati into the existing Ndakainidam ii.     Construction of community schemes in Muranga County to serve people in the areas where the wateris being abstracted. iii.   Construction of Kigoro Water Treatment Plant with a capacity of140,000m3/day iv.   Construction of raw and treated water pipelines from Ndakaini dam to Kigoro and toGigiri v.     Upgrading of Nairobi City water distribution network TheIndependent Panel of Experts (IPE) will consist of six experts: (i) Principal DamSpecialist (Chairperson), (ii) Hydrology and Hydraulic Specialist, (iii) Geotechnical Specialist,(iv) Community WaterSupply Specialist, (v) Environment and Ecological Specialist, and (vi) Tunnel Expert. The qualifications of each of the expert can be obtained from thefollowing website www.awsboard.go.ke Allmembers of the Independent Panel of Expert will be procured in accordance to World Bank's guidelines for selectionand employment of consultants: Individual Consultants. The Athi Water Services Board now invites eligible individual consultants("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide informationdemonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.  The information may include but is not limited to the following; detailed resume of theexpert with a color passport photo; office and home phone and email contacts; relevant project references with phone and emailcontacts of project clients;proof of membership with professional associations; name, designationand daytime contacts of threeprofessional referees; and a declaration authorizing inquiries from the references provided. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World BankBorrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. Further information can be obtained at the addressbelow during office hours from 0800 to 1700hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (1300 to 1400Hrs) and public holidays. Expressions of interest must be delivered in awritten form to the addressbelow (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by1st December 2015 at 12.00 noon East African time. Those submitted by package shouldbe clearly marked "Request for Expression ofInterest for Independent panel of experts (IPE) for the Implementation of 4th Nairobi WaterSupply program: Contract No: AWSB/WASSIP-AF/COMP.I/CS-54/2015 The address referred to above is: Chief ExecutiveOfficer Athi Water Services Board Africa Re-Centre, 3rd Floor, Hospital Rd P.O. Box 45283-00100 Nairobi, Kenya. Tel: +254 20 2724293 Fax:  +254 20 27224295 Email: info@awsboard.go.ke Those who have already expressed interest need notre-apply.

Kenya Petroleum TA Project (KEPTAP) - P145234

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum | Published September 10, 2015  -  Deadline September 25, 2015
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Consultancy To Undertake Institutional Review For The Kenya?s Petroleum Institutions REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND PETROLEUM KENYA PETROLEUM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT RE-ADVERTISED REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES ? FIRMS SELECTION) Ref: KEPTAP/MEP/CS-5 Credit No. 55260 KE Project ID No. P145234. 1. The Government of Kenya (GoK) has received financingfrom the World Bank's International Development Assistance (IDA) towards the cost of the Kenya Petroleum Technical Assistance Project (KEPTAP) whose overall objective is to strengthen the capacity of the Government of Kenya to manage its petroleum sector and wealth for sustainable development. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this credit be applied to eligible paymentsunder the contracts for provision of consulting services to undertake institutional review for the Kenya's petroleum institutions. The consultancy will run for a period of 12 months. 2. Objective The objective of the consulting services is to support the Government of Kenya to undertake the required reforms of existing government institutions with petroleum mandate, identification and division of roles and the establishment of new institutions, if required. 3. The scope of the assignment will include but not limited to:- a) Functional diagnosis of the organization of Ministryof Energy and Petroleum (MEP) and other petroleum institutions and agencies b) Assess the institutions mandates, demand and responsiveness, institutional and organizational set up c) Regulatory framework review d) Recommendation for governance structure and human resource capacity development plan with short, medium and long-term implementation options, with prioritized recommendations, and shall include proposals for mandate and institutional design for establishment of an upstream petroleum authority and a Sovereign Wealth Fund. e) Transformation of the existing Institutions in line with mandates; 4. The Ministry of Energy and Petroleum (MoEP) through the Project Management Unit (PMU) (Client) now invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are: a minimum of seven (7) years experience advising or carrying out similar work in the oil & gas sector with at least one (1) assignment in developing countries; proven experience in conducting organization review in public sector environment preferably in Africa, experience and proven track record in institutional review and transformation in developing countries; demonstrated experience in review of regulatory framework in oil and gas sector. 5. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of theWorld Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth theWorld Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 6. Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint ventureor a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. 7. A Consultantwill be selected in accordance with the Quality &Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. 8. Further information can be obtained at the address below during officehours: Monday to Friday: 08.00 to 17.00 hours. 9. Complete Expressions of Interest documents in plain sealed envelopes with consultancy reference and name clearly marked on top should be delivered in person, sent by mail orby email to the address shown below or placed in the tender box at our offices on the 24th Floor, Nyayo House, Kenyatta Avenue by 25th September2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time. Postal Address: Project Management Unit Attn: Procurement Specialist Ministry of Energy and Petroleum P.O Box 30582 ? 00100 NAIROBI ? KENYA . Physical Address: Project Management Unit Attention: Procurement Specialist 24th Floor, Nyayo House, Kenyatta Avenue NAIROBI, KENYA. Telephone No.:+254-20-310112 E-mail: keptap@energy.go.ke; PROJECT MANAGER FOR: PRINCIPAL SECRETARY

Kenya Petroleum TA Project (KEPTAP) - P145234

Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development | Published October 14, 2015  -  Deadline October 26, 2015
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Consultancy Services For Demand And Supply Sideanalysis For Local Content Developmentre-advertised REPUBLIC OFKENYA MINISTRY OF INDUSTRIALIZATION AND ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT KENYA PETROLEUM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR DEMAND AND SUPPLYSIDEANALYSIS FOR LOCAL CONTENT DEVELOPMENT RE-ADVERTISED REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES ? FIRMS SELECTION) Ref: KEPTAP/MoIED/CS-5 Credit No. 55260 KE Project ID No. P145234 1. The Government of Kenya (GoK) has received financing from theWorldBank's International Development Assistance (IDA) towards the cost of the KenyaPetroleum Technical Assistance Project (KEPTAP) whose overall objective is to strengthenthe capacity of the Governmentof Kenya to manage its petroleum sector and wealthfor sustainable development. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this credit beapplied to eligible payments under the contracts for provision of consulting services to conducta demand and supply assessment of local content opportunities feeding into theKenyan petroleum sector. The consultancy will run for a periodof 6 months. 2. Objective The objectives of this demand and supply assessment is to determine deficiencies or gaps that could hinder the integration of the oil and gas sector into the broadereconomy 3. The scope of the assignment will include but not limited to:- a) Demand side analysis: Project the aggregate demand of the oil and gas industry for supplies of goods and services. b) Selection of Key Supply Chains: Develop selection criteria and measures of competitiveness for activities and sub-activities associated with oil and gas demand and select key supply chains for in-depth studies in specific sectors. c) Supply Chain Gap Analyses: Conduct gap assessments based on a short-list developed from selection of key supply chains / economic clustersabove. d) Supply-side Analysis: Develop estimates of current and projected future levels of supply of goods and services. e) Recommendations: Develop a detailed implementation plan based on the above analysis, with suggested activities across sectors. 4. The Ministryof Industrialization andEnterprise Development (MoIED) nowinvites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing theServices. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have therequired qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The Shortlistingcriteria are: at least 10 years in market research and analysis, demonstrated experience ineconomic policy in multi-sectoral business environment and market research/studies indeveloping countries, a proven track record in research in oil andgas sector anddemonstrated knowledge and experience in Africa region. 5. The attention of interestedConsultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of theWorld Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World BankBorrowers January 2011 ("ConsultantGuidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy onconflict of interest. 6. Consultants may associate with otherfirms inthe form of a joint ventureor a subconsultancy to enhance their qualifications. 7. A Consultantwill be selected inaccordance with the Quality &Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. 8. Further information can be obtainedat the address below during officehours: Monday to Friday: 08.00 to 17.00 hours. 9. The CompleteExpressions ofInterest documents in plain sealed envelopeswith consultancy reference and name clearlymarked on topshould be delivered in person,or by email to the address shown below or placed in the tender box at our offices on the 16th Floor, National Social Security House (NSSF) Building, Block A on or before26th October 2015 at 10.00 A.M. local time. The Principal Secretary Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development National Social Security House (NSSF), Block A, 23rd Floor Telephone No: +254 20 2739843 Email to: keptap@industrialization.go.ke P.O. Box 30418-00100, NAIROBI, KENYA HEAD SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FOR: PRINCIPAL SECRETARY

Regional Pastoral Livelihoods Resilience - P129408

IGAD Center for Pastoral Areas and Livestock Development (ICPALD) | Published September 4, 2015  -  Deadline September 25, 2015
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Consultancy To Review Risk Profiling And Early Warning For Pastoral Areas Of Ethiopia, Kenya And Uganda REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES ? INDIVIDUAL CONSULTATNTS SELECTION) Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Regional Pastoral Livelihoods Resilience Project Grant No.:H919 Assignment Title: Consultancy to Review Risk Profiling and Early Warning for Pastoral Areas of Ethiopia, Kenya andUganda Reference No.:IGAD/RPLRP/S/15/09 TheIntergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost ofthe RegionalPastoral Livelihoods Resilience Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. Objective of the Assignment The overall objective of the assignment is to review policies and practices of pastoral early warning andactions of the IGAD member States, focusing on three countries, in order to pick best lessons for scale up, harmonize andstrengthen pastoral risk early warning and response system.. Scope of the Assignment andTasks Under the overallsupervision of the IGAD RPLRP coordinator and the technical supervision of the IGAD/ICPAC DRM Program Manager, and in closeconsultation with the RPLRP National Team Leaders of Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda, the Consultant will be responsible for undertakinga review of the three IGAD member States current early warning and response system and risk profiling approaches. The task involvesreview of policies, guidelines, regulations and other relevant documents with due emphasis to cross border pastoral areas;identifying best practices for scaling up and provide framework for harmonized approach at IGAD Region level. Theimplementation of the tasks is scheduled to start on October 20th 2015. The IGAD now invites eligible individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing these services.Interested individual consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (i.e. updatedCVs, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, and availability of appropriate skillsetc.). The attention of interested Consultantsis drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDACredits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers dated January 2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict ofinterest. The Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant selectionmethod set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Profile of theConsultant Competencies ·         Knowledge ofapproaches, concepts and innovative wisdom relevant to the pastoral area drought early warning and response system and challengestherein, ·         Proven knowledge of analysis ofearly warningand response systems in the IGAD region, ·         Ability inconducting independent analyses, identifying issues, formulating options and making conclusions andrecommendations, ·         Comprehensiveunderstanding of issues related to pastoral area riskand early warning within the focus member states and the region as awhole, ·         Excellent skillsand ability to articulate ideas in a clear and accurate manner including the ability to preparereport, ·         For thisconsultancy, fluency in oral and written English is essential, and ·         Goodinterpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relations in a multi?cultural, multi?ethnic environment withsensitivity and respect for diversity. Qualifications 2.1Education ·        Advanced Degree from a recognized institution in Social Science, economics, DisasterRisk Management or an equivalent combination of trainingandexperience 2.2 WorkExperience a)    A minimum of ten years experience in relevant DRMactivities and appropriate exposure relevant to the context of theIGAD countries, b)    Experience in conducting similar studies, particularlyearly warning, risk profiling and disaster risk management initiatives, and c)    Proven understanding of economic, political, social,institutional, technical issues in the drought early warning and action. d)    Specific experience in DRM research including early warning systems Further information can be obtained at the address below duringoffice hours 0800 to 1600 hours]. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person,or by mail, or by e-mail) by [September 25th 2015]. Regional Pastoral Livelihoods Resilience Project IGAD Center for Pastoral Areas and Livestock Development (ICPALD) 1stFloor Jadala Place - Ngong Lane, Off Ngong Road P.O.Box 47824_00100,  Nairobi , Kenya Tel+254 20 2573743 E-mail:Hassan.salah@igad.int