Biodiversity Project Development and Integrated Landscape Management Specialist (GEF Project Preparation Grant Team Leader and Lead Consultant)

Country: Jamaica
Language: EN
Number: 9142424
Publication date: 17-04-2018
Source: United Nations Procurement Notices (UNDP)
Deadline: 2 days

Description

Biodiversity Project Development and Integrated Landscape Management Specialist (GEF Project Preparation Grant Team Leader and Lead Consultant)
Procurement Process : RFP - Request for proposal
Office : Country Office - JAMAICA
Deadline : 27-Apr-18
Posted on : 16-Apr-18
Development Area : OTHER
Reference Number : 45589
Link to Atlas Project :
00099563 - GEF 6 Initiation Plan
Documents :
TOR
eTendering Instructions
General Terms and Conditions of Contract
Overview :

Consultancy: GEF Project Preparation Grant Team Leader and Lead Consultant

Title: Biodiversity Project Development and Integrated Landscape Management Specialist

Country: Jamaica

Post Level: National/International Consultancy

Type of Consultancy: Individual Consultancy

Deadline: 27 April 2018 ; 11:59 Jamaica Time

Expected start date: 7 May 2018

Period of assignment/services: Seventy-five (75) working days

Background:

The objective of the GEF Project Preparation Grant (PPG) is to develop the project concept into a full project: Conserving biodiversity and reducing land degradation using an integrated landscape approach.).This project aims to enhance conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem services through mainstreaming of biodiversity into planning policies and practices related to Jamaica’s productive landscapes and key sectors. The project will address the linkages between land degradation and biodiversity loss in order to successfully reduce these threats.

The final outputs of the GEF PPG are:

  • UNDP-GEF Project Document (ProDoc), using the 2017 standard template.
  • Mandatory annexes to the ProDoc, including gender analysis and action plan, and stakeholder engagement plan, among others, and project specific annexes (e.g. landscape profile, institutional and legal analysis, feasibility studies etc).
  • GEF CEO Endorsement Request and all co-financing letters.
  • Validation Workshop report (as appropriate for projects with a moderate and high SESP risk rating).

Any additional studies and other reports produced under the GEF PPG and not included in Annex to the project document should be submitted to UNDP and saved for future reference.

Key Dates for the GEF PPG

Milestone

Date

Internal submission date for UNDP-GEF review and clearance

31 January 2019

CEO Endorsement Deadline after which the project will be cancelled.

1 May 2019

Scope of Work:

For the detailed SOW please visit our website at www.jm.undp.org/procurement

Application Procedure:

Proposal should be submitted through the online e-Tendering system https://etendering.partneragencies.org (search for Event ID: J-05-2018) as per the deadline indicated in the system itself. Detailed user guide on how to register in the system can be accessed using the following link:-

http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/operations/procurement/business/procurement-notices/resources/

Any request for clarification must be sent in writing, or by standard electronic communication to procurement.jamaica@undp.org UNDP will provide responses by uploading them in the system.