The Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) invites expressions of interest from consultants to provide a Nile transboundary diagnostic analysis for nine beneficiary countries. Responses are due September 18, 2009.
Under the Nile Transboundary Environmental Action Project, NBI seeks updated baseline environmental conditions of the Nile Basin, identification of key environmental concerns of international transboundary relevance, and support of NBI environmental functions. (HydroWorld 11/30/07)
Beneficiary countries include Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Work is to be performed from November 2009 through July 2010.
Expressions of interest and qualifications are due September 18 to the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) at the address below, including e-mail or fax. Expressions of interest also may be submitted at the UNOPS Internet site, www.unops.org: Click on “What we need,” “Current Business Opportunities,” and search the list for “EOI/02/09/NBI, Nile Transboundary Environmental Action Project (NTEAP) CONSULTING SERVICES: Nile Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis (TDA) Sector: Africa Water Resources Management.”
Registration on the UN Global Marketplace Internet site is recommended at www.ungm.org.
For information, contact Nile Transboundary Environmental Action Project (NTEAP), Regional Project Manager Gedion Asfaw, P.O. Box 2891, Khartoum, Sudan; (249) 183-784232; Fax: (249) 183-784248; E-mail: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org; Internet: www.nilebasin.org.