• jobs
  • 5 days ago

jobs description


• Country: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
• Name of Project: Livestock and Fisheries Sector Development Project (LFSDP p159382) Credit No.: 6165-ET
• Assignment Title: Individual Consulting Service for project social safeguards Audit
• Reference No.: ET-MOLF-213610-CS-INDV

The FDRE Ministry of Agriculture has received financing from the World Bank towards the cost of the Livestock and Fisheries Sector Development Project (LFSDP p159382) and intends to apply part of the proceeds for individual consulting services for the project social safeguard Audit.

The consulting services (“the Services”) include the following: Document whether the safeguard instruments are certified or not and the voluntary land acquisition and determine whether it was done freely or not, Review and document the consultation process used by the project in researching the PAPs and evaluate its effectiveness... Review and document the grievance redress mechanism and evaluate its functionality and effectiveness, Review and document the support provided for vulnerable groups including women and youth and review and document the livelihood restoration mechanisms designed to restore the livelihood of PAPs.

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be obtained from the client address depicted bere under or can be accessed on request from [email protected]/[email protected]

The objective of the Assignment

The overall objective of the safeguarding audit is to review the implementation of safeguard instruments under LFSDP, and based on this to i) identify cases of non or partial compliance; ii) recommend appropriate corrective actions if cases of pon or partial compliance are identified; and iii) to make recommendations for strengthening the institutional systems for the preparation, implementation, and monitoring of safeguard instruments. Thus, the purpose of the social and environmental audit is to improve decision making and ensure that the project is environmentally and socially sound and sustainable

Qualification and Experience

The Individual Consultant will be hired as an individual local consultant with relevant qualifications and experience for the assignment, including:
• The consultant undertaking this assignment shall have a minimum of a Master’s Degree or equivalent in Sociology or similar disciplines.
• Solid professional background in the areas of social performance audit and familiarity with the World Bank safeguards policies are required.
• The specialist shall have at least 10 years of relevance that include practical experience in methodologies and techniques of social auditing, very strong interpersonal, analytic, writing and communication skills, and able to work independently
• Experience in carrying out the similar assignments is an asset;
• Excellent proficiency in English and writing ability is required

The attention of interested individual Consultants is drawn to the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers” July 2016, Revised November 2017 and August 2018 and or Procurement in Investment Project Financing Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services July 2016 (“Procurement Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.

An individual consultant will be selected in accordance with the individual consultant selection method set out in the Procurement Regulations.

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours: from 09:00 AM to 12:30 A.M hours and from 2:00 PM to 5:00 P.M hours, Mondays to Thursdays and 09:00 AM to 11:30 A.M and 2:00 PM to 5:00 P.M hours on Fridays.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person or by mail, or by e-mail [email protected] /[email protected] by May 6, 2022, on or before 5:00 PM

Procurement Directorate Director of MoA

Street Address: CMC Road, behind Ethiopian Geological Survey

Floor/ Room number: Block B; 1″ Floor, Room number 1-2

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture

Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa Ethiopia


Apply - The Federal Ministry of Agriculture Individual Consulting Service... Addis Ababa