Call for tenders : External evaluation of the FLEGT-REDD, FLEGT-IP and FLEGT-Certification projects

10.01.2020
Call for tenders

Within the framework of the activities implemented by ATIBT, we are looking for a team to carry out the final external evaluation of the FLEGT-REDD, FLEGT-IP and FLEGT-Certification projects.

Background :

Since 2013 the ATIBT is implementing a major FLEGT-REDD project to improve the involvement of the private sector in the implementation of the FLEGT Action Plan (VPA process and RBUE strengthening) and the REDD+ mechanism. This project benefits from several grant contracts, in particular:

– CONTRACT N° CZZ1789.01N WITH THE FFEM

– CONTRACT N° DCI-ENV/2014/346-732 WITH THE EU

– CONTRACT NO. C127 WITH THE PPECF/COMIFAC.

As part of the closure of these projects in June 2020, we are launching their external evaluation.

Profile sought :

The evaluation team will be composed of two members (at least one senior evaluator) with complementary skills: evaluation of multi-donor projects, tropical forestry, FLEGT action plan (EUTR application and VPA process), REDD+ mechanism, forest certification, and governance.

Planning :

The evaluation period is from 1 April to 31 May 2020.

It includes :

– 10 days of document review (including writing the initial report);

– 6 field days per country (5 countries in total);

– 15 days drafting of final reports and annexes.

Expected work :

See the TOR

Applications :

Before noon on 28 February 2020.

Each application must include :

– A letter of motivation

– A tax declaration of existence or any other document proving the legal existence of the structure

A sworn statement

– A clear and succinct technical offer (5 pages) (i) understanding of the context and methodology, (ii) presentation of human and logistical resources, (iii) work schedule and calendar

– expert CVs

– A financial offer (fees, field trip expenses)

By email : jacqueline.vandepol@atibt.org

By mail: Association Technique Internationale des Bois Tropicaux

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