REOI: ESTABLISHMENT OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL HEALTH SERVICE CENTERS AND SUPERVISION CONSULTANCY
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
(ESTABLISHMENT OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL HEALTH SERVICE CENTERS AND SUPERVISION CONSULTANCY)
RLACCII (RURAL LIVELIHOODS’ ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE HORN OF AFRICA)
Date Issued: 15 December 2020
Project ID. No: P-Z1-A00-023
Financing Agreement Reference: 5550155001402
The Federal Republic of Somalia has received financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of Rural Livelihoods Adaptation to Climate Change in the Horn of Africa (RLACCII). It intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contracts for the Consultancy Service of Establishment of Veterinary & Animal Health Service Supervision Consultancy.
The services under this project include the recruitment of a consultant for the Establishment of Veterinary & Animal Health Service Centers Supervision, packaged in one assignment for Bari (Puntland); Galgadud (Galmudug) and Awdal (Somaliland), for three Veterinary and animal health center each.
Objective of the Consultancy
(i) The study of existing veterinary structures and come up with appropriate strategies and plans for establishing veterinary and health services in pre-selected rural areas in (Galmudug, Puntland & Somaliland);
(ii) The Identification of common diseases based on seasons and appropriate vaccination/drug inventories required to address them, including specs of vaccination drug kits for livestock and veterinary equipment required;
(iii) The preparation of BoQ for establishment of nine (9) Veterinary Health Services Centers;
(iv) Provision of technical backstopping and supervision for the establishment of veterinary and health services including the construction of veterinary health services centers.
Duration of assignment:
Five (5) months from the date of award for the assessment, and eight (8) months for the supervision of works.
The following entails the activities of the technical study:
(i) Locations of the Veterinary Services Centers: Awdal, Galgadud and Bari
(ii) Veterinary Office
(iii) Livestock Disease Surveillance
(iv) Designing and Cataloguing Veterinary Service Provision
- Design approaches for veterinary emergency treatments and interventions during climate changes and disease outbreaks,
- Develop BoQ for the establishment of Veterinary Services Center, vaccination Drug Kits, equipment, etc.
The IGAD Climate Prediction and Application Centre (ICPAC) now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing these services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.). Consultants may constitute joint-ventures to enhance their chances of qualification.
Eligibility criteria, establishment of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the African Development Bank’s Procurement Policy, 2015, which is available on the Bank’s website at http://www.afdb.org.
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours at the 08:00 hours to 16:00 hours.
Expressions of interest must be delivered by email or to the address below by January 15th, 2021 at 3:00pm and mention “Establishment of Veterinary & Animal Health Service Supervision Consultancy”
IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC)
Kibiku A Road, Near KIHIBIT, Ngong Town
Attention: Abukar Abdulle
P.O.Box 10304-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
T +254 070 604 9248