Type: Tender ( EOI ) Closing On: Thu, Oct 13, 2016 12:00

Ref No : MTIH&UD/SD0H&UD/D0UMD/KMP/CONS-01/2016-2 Category : Environmental Services , Advisory& Consultancy Services

By : MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, INFRASTRUCTURE (MoTIH&UD) Eligibility :  

MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, INFRASTRUCTURE, HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (MoTIH&UD)

STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (SDoH&UD) Directorate of Urban and Metropolitan Development (DoU&MD)

Country: Kenya Name of Project: Kenya Municipal Program (KMP)

Credit No: 47140-KE

Contract NO: MTIH&UD/SD0H&UD/D0UMD/KMP/CONS-OI/2016-2017

CONSULTANCY SERVICES

Provision of Consultancy services for carrying out Environmental and social safeguards compliance audit of KMP projects in:

Cluster (i) Towns: Malindi, Mombasa, Machakos and Naivasha.

Cluster (ii) Towns: Nakuru, kericho, kakamega and Eldoret

Cluster (iii) Towns: Thika, Embu, Kitui and Garissa

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (REOI) FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES

 

This Request for Expression of Interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this Program that appeared in Development Business, on 30th August 2010.

The Government of Kenya has received a credit from the International Development Association towards the cost of Kenya Municipal Program (KMP) and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under Provision of consultancy services for carrying out Environmental and Social Safeguards Compliance Audit of KMP projects in:

Cluster (i) Towns: Malindi, Mombasa, Machakos and Naivasha

Cluster (ii) Towns: Nakuru, kericho, kakamega and Eldoret

Cluster (iii) Towns: Thika, Embu, Kitui and Garissa

The scope of services will include:

Establish likely gaps (institutional, operational, policy) in preparation and implementation of safeguards tools,

Identify and document any negative impacts that may have arisen as a result of the project activities,

Establish number of affected persons (PAPs) and nature of negative impacts where applicable and recommend appropriate mitigation measures

Propose appropriate guidelines and safeguards monitoring tools to be applied in future projects to improve compliance and performance.

The consultant is expected to undertake the assignment in close liaison with the beneficiary urban area authorities and adequately consult all the relevant stakeholders including government agencies.

 

The services are expected to take approximately 3 months.

 

The Principal Secretary, State Department of Housing and Urban Development now invites sealed Expressions of Interest (EOls) from eligible and qualified firms for provision of consultancy services of the above consultancy. Interested consultants (firms) must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services

Description of at least one similar assignment within the last five years. Client reference should be provided.

Demonstrate experience in having undertaken similar assignments under similar conditions, and

Demonstrate availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.

Consultants may associate to enhance their qualifications.

Consultants may express interest in more than one cluster conditional to separate teams taking charge of each cluster.

A firm of consultants will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers, May 2004, and revised in October 2006 and May 2010.

Interested firms may seek .clarification in writing to the following address – The Director, Urban Development, Directorate of Urban Development & Metropolitan Development^ Floor Cianda House, P.O. Box 34477 – 00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

Electronic submissions of EOls can be done through: kmp@kmp.go.ke.

Expressions of Interest must be deposited by Thursday 13th October, 2016 at 12.00 noon Kenyan time in the Tender Box located at Cianda House 10th Floor, Koinange Street, Nairobi, Kenya. The packages should be clearly marked:

Provision of Consultancy services for carrying out Environmental and social safeguards compliance audit of KMP projects

 

Cluster (i) Towns: Malindi, Mombasa, Machakos and Naivasha

Cluster (ii) Towns: Nakuru, kericho, kakamega and Eldoret

Cluster (iii) Towns: Thika, Embu, Kitui and Garissa

 

Applications should be addressed to The Principal Secretary, State Department of Housing and Urban Development Directorate of Urban & Metropolitan Development Cianda House, P.O. Box 34477-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

 

The Hard Copy applications should be deposited in the Tender Box marked “Ministry of Transport Infrastructure Housing and Urban Development” located at Cianda House 10th Floor, Koinange Street Nairobi, Kenya so as to be received not later than Thursday I3th October, 2016 at 12.00 noon East African Time.

 

Bulky documents that cannot fit in the Tender Box can be delivered to room 515 situated oh 5th Floor Cianda House Room and clearly indicated on the envelope.

 

Provision of Consultancy services for carrying out Environmental and social safeguards compliance audit of KMP projects in:

Cluster (i) Towns: Malindi, Mombasa, Machakos and Naivasha

Cluster (ii) Towns: Nakuru, kericho, kakamega and Eldoret

Cluster (iii) Towns: Thika, Embu, Kitui and Garissa

 

 

Principal Secretary

State Department of Housing & Urban Development

Directorate of Urban & Metropolitan Development

Cianda House,

Koinange Street, 9th Floor Tender Box Tel: +254-20-340972

Fax: +254-20-2243067

Email: kmp@kmp.go.ke

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