Development Fund of Norway

Reporter Oct28,2020

INVITATION TO BID FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICE

FOR PROJECT REVIEW

The Development Fund of Norway (DF) is a Norwegian-based NGO working to promote a more fair distribution of the world’s resources by supporting sustainable development and local participation aimed at reducing poverty and at safeguarding the environment. In Ethiopia, the DF has supported rural development and natural resource management projects with local partners for above 40 years.

The Home Grown School Feeding Project (HGSF) is implemented by the Development Fund in Somali Regional State, Sitti zone, Erer and Gota Bike Wordeas. The project supports agro-pastoralists in Erer and Gota Bike Woredas in producing crops.The food is procured by the project and supplied to 14 schools in the area for school meals. More than 4000 students receive a daily meal, aiming to increase their school attendance and enrollment. At the same time local farmers improve their access to local markets and improve their income.

DF would like to invite eligible consulting firm, hereinafter called consultant to provide project review for Home Grown School Feeding (HGSF) project. The purpose of the review is to assess some aspects of the HGSF project implementation from January 2019 to present, in order to strengthen the management and effectiveness of the project and inform the design of a possible extension.

A complete set of the bidding document (TOR) could be collected by eligible bidders from DF Ethiopia office on the address shown below starting from Friday, October 30, 2020 up to November 12, 2020 during working hours 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM on working days (Monday – Friday).

The Development Fund Ethiopia

P. O. Box 1779 Code 1110

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Bole Sub City, CMC Road

Gurd Shola area, TSBG Building, 2nd Floor

Phone: +251-116 47 72 54/55

The deadline for submission of both techncail and financial proposal will be on November 16, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Qualified Consultants will be considered based on their responsiveness to the requirements, technical and financial evaluation results. Finally the winner will be notified through the firm address.

DF reserves the right to accept or reject all or parts of the bids.