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Ethiopian Herald Jan20,2021

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(CONSULTING SERVICES – FIRMS SELECTION)

Country: – Ethiopia

NAME OF PROJECT: Enhancing Shared

Prosperity Through Equitable Services (ESPESIPF)

Loan No./Credit No./ Grant No.: IDA-D2290

Assignment Title: Selection and employment of consultancy service providing firm for Network operation center and also statistics operation center.

Reference No. (as per Procurement Plan): ETCSA-156458-NC-RFB

  1. The [Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE)] [has received] financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the [ESPES project), and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.
  2. The consulting services (“the Services”) include [Selection and employment of IT consulting firm that designs and deploys a network operation control system along with statistical dashboard System)
  3. The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment (can be found at the following website: (www.csa.gov.et) or can be obtained at the address given below.]
  4. The (Central Statistics Agency CSA)] 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: (qualifications and experience of the firm; such as core business and years in business, relevant experience, technical and managerial capability of the firm, as indicated in the TOR. The Qualifications and Experience of Key Experts shall not be included in the shortlisting criteria). Key Experts will not be evaluated at the shortlisting stage.
  5. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraphs, 3.14, 3.16, and 3.17 of the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers.” July 2016 setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest or the Proclamation No. 649/2009 (“Procurement Regulations”) on related issues.
  6. Consultants may associate with other firms to enhance their qualifications, but should indicate clearly whether the association is in the form of a joint venture and/or a sub-consultancy. In the case of a joint venture, all the partners in the joint venture shall be jointly and severally liable for the entire contract, if selected,
  7. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours [8:30 AM – 5:30 PM]. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by [February 24, 2021).

Central Statistical Agency (CSA), Head office;

Piassa, behind or about 200 meters to the

South-East of Tayitu Hotel;

Procurement and Property Administration

Directorate;

Attention: Mr. Ashenafi Alemayehu or Mr.

Wondimu Abo

New Building, Block # 2, 2nd  Floor;

Tel. +25111 111 8495, Fax: +25111 111 34 70;

Email: csaprocurment2@gmail.com, Web site:

www.csa.gov.et

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia