Haramaya University

Ethiopian Herald Sep9,2020

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Independent Procurement Audit of Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University

(CONSULTING SERVICES – FIRMS SELECTION)

Country: Ethiopia

Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University

Credit No. IDA57940

  • Assignment Title: Independent Procurement Audit of Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Africa Higher Education Center of Excellence and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.

The consulting services (“the Services”) include Independent Procurement Audit of Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University. The Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University 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 short listing criteria are:

  1. Core business and years in business (20%)
  2. Qualifications in the field of the assignment (40%)
  3. Technical and managerial organization of the firm (20%)
  4. General qualifications and number of key staff. (20%)

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under BRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub consultancy to enhance their qualifications.

A Consultant will be selected in accordance, with the least cost selection method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours 8:30 am to 12:00 am and 7:30- 5:00 pm during working days from the address below.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person) by Jan 30, 2020, Africa Centre of Excellence for Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation-Haramaya University

Attn: Abinet Ayele Procurement and Property Administration Officer

Haramaya University, Afran Kelo hall second-floor room no R-15 Haramaya or, Haramaya University Liaison office at Addis Ababa near Arat Kiloo Romina, room no 15

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: +2515530492, +251989343471

E-mail: abinet_ayele@yahoo.com