CONSULTANCY SERVICES: Seed Systems Support to Scaling up of High Iron Bean (HIB)

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website of 16th August 2018.
CIAT has received a grant from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for this grant to payments under the contract for Seed Systems Support to Scaling up of High Iron Bean (HIB).The service includes provision of seed business management training within the framework of High Iron Bean seed systems within twelve (12) weeks duration. The consultant will make field visits to the project sites within the implementing countries (Burundi, DR Congo, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda).

CIAT now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing the 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 associate to enhance their qualifications.
A consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the African Development Bank’s October 2015 Procurement Policy Framework.

Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours (8am to 4pm Monday to Friday
Expressions of interest must be delivered to the address below by 20th December, 2018.
Attn: International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
Robin Buruchara, TAAT Bean Value Chain Coordinator
International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
Regional Office for Africa, P. O. Box 823-00621, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: +254 709 134 000 Email: Ciatkenyainfo@cgiar.org www.ciat.cgiar.org/ ; www.pabra-africa.org/ CIAT is a CGIAR Centers a CGIAR Center