The SADC Secretariat in collaboration with IUCN and Member States with support from the IUCN Biodiversity and Protected Area Management (BIOPAMA) Programme, seeks to procure the services of a consultant(s) to develop the content for the regional EI and biodiversity guidelines.
The consultant will assist IUCN and SADC in developing the content for the regional guideline, based on the outline and inputs suggested by the workshop participants (Annex 1). The final draft guideline content will then be discussed and approved through SADC processes outside of this consultancy.
The consultancy shall be conducted within a 6 week period beginning middle of March and must be completed by 30 April 2015.
A comprehensive proposal for these terms of references should be submitted to Christine Mentzel (Christine.Mentzel@iucn.org) by 27 February 2015 COB and include the following:
- CV of key personnel
- Budget, timeline and quality control measures
- Sample of previous similar work/products
- Proposal should also include considerations for research ethics and gender equality