EOI Climate Smart Agriculture & Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP)
GOVERNMENT OF GRENADA – MINISTRY OF FINANCE
CLIMATE SMART AGRICULTURE & RURAL ENTERPRISE PROGRAMME (SAEP)
CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A WEBSITE
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
The Government of Grenada (GOGR) in its efforts to increase productivity and the contribution of the agricultural sector to economic growth, rural poverty reduction and environmental sustainability has embarked on the Climate Smart Agriculture and Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP). The Programme will be jointly financed by The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). It will provide technical assistance and financial support to male and female farmers and entrepreneurs in poor rural communities in Grenada with a view to increasing their ability to own and operate businesses and/or take advantage of employment opportunities. It will also promote farmer adoption of new technologies and practices to build resilience to Climate Change and Climate Variability.
GOGR has received funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to embark on a six (6) year (2018-2024) programme; the “Climate Smart Agriculture and Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP)” and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds to eligible payments for which this invitation is issued.
This Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) is for a Consultant to develop a Website for the Climate Smart Agriculture Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP)
The Consultant will develop a Website for the Climate Smart Agriculture Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP) during the period April 22, 2020 to June 19, 2020.
The Government of Grenada, SAEP is hereby inviting EXPRESSION OF INTEREST from eligible qualified Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services towards the development of a Website for the Climate Smart Agriculture Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP)
Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the services.
The short listing criteria: (1) Level of experience in developing a Content Management Systems (CMS) Website; (2) Level of experience in conducting similar project/work or assignments; (3) Level of experience working with governmental organizations or rural development programs in the development of software or providing IT solutions; (4) Evidence of qualification and experiences (CV/Resume). (5) Level of experience in conducting training; (6) Evidence of working with similar projects;
The Consultant will be selected under the Selection Based on Consultant Qualification Selection (CQS) Procedures in the Terms of Reference in accordance with the policies of the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) detailed in the policies for the selection and contracting of consultants financed by IFAD, Caribbean Development Bank and the Government of Grenada.
Details of the assignment are contained in the Terms Of Reference (TOR), soft copies are available on Ministry of Finance (MOF) website: (www.finance.gd). Hard copies can be retrieved from the SAEP Office (see address below) and/or Ministry of Finance, Permanent Secretary's Office, Level 3 (Carenage St. George) between the hours of 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, Mondays to Thursday.
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVE
The main purpose of the consultancy is to develop a functional website for the SAEP Programme.
The objectives are as follows:
- To design, develop and delivery of a Content Management System (CMS) Website for the SAEP Programme;
- To test the functionality of website; and
- To train the M&E Unit on the maintenance and up-keeping of the website
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF (EOI)
Expression of Interest (EOI) response (an indication of participation) must be delivered in a written format (CV and proposal) By email: email@example.com no later than FEBRUARY 14, 2020 at 3:30 PM (GMT –05:30).
The subject line must include the name of the consultant and clearly marked: "Expression of Interest – Consultancy Services for the Development of a Website for the Climate Smart Agriculture Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP)".
Subsequent to EOI evaluation, shot-listing consultant(s) with high scores will proceed to the selection stage,
Climate Smart Agriculture & Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP) GCNA Complex
Kirani James Blvd., St. George’s