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The East African : Oct 17th 2015
The EastAfrican 40 ADVERTISEMENT OCTOBER 17-23,2015 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - GIS MAPPING AND SMALLHOLDER TEA FARMER CENSUS IN RWANDA The Wood Foundation Africa (TWFA) is seeking proposals from qualified consultants or organizations to conduct a GIS Mapping and Census exercise in support of a new Smallholder Tea Greenfield Development in the Southern Province of Rwanda. Scope of Work The overall objective of this exercise to is to develop a clear and detailed map of the individual smallholder plots that are under or those that will come under tea production along with a detailed database of information (Farmer Census) relevant to each farming household who will become involved in this tea greenfield development. This survey will use ‘tea farmers’ as measurement units to produce maps of each individual plot and collect other relevant data. The eventual output of this exercise will be classified into two clear categories: maps of individual plots embedded within the maps of the overall greenfield development and tea farmer data linked to each individual plot that has been mapped. Detailed Terms of Reference To request a copy of the detailed terms of reference, please contact Ms. Joselyne Kabatesi by email at Joselyne.Kabatesi@thewoodfoundation.o rg.uk or by telephone on +250 727 588359. An electronic copy of the full proposal must be submitted no later than Tuesday, 3 November, 2015 to the above email address as per guidelines specified in the detailed terms of reference. POWER &ENERGY SECTOR IN EAST AFRICA ‘’ Powering and Energizing East Africa’’ The EastAfrican Newspaper and digital platforms; www.nation.co.ke and www.theeastafrican.co.ke will be publishing its annual report on The State of Power and Energy Sector in East Africa. Among topics to be discussed: New & renewable energy Alternative energy solutions Power transmission & distribution IT Solutions in power sector Financing of power projects Training and research in energy technologies Energy efficiency and conservation To be part of the special edition this year & advertise your range of products or services. Contact David on +254 720 684 854 or email@example.com PTA BANK Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) FOR COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (PTA Bank) wishes to engage the services of a communications specialist in the development of its organization wide communications policy. PTA Bank is a regional development financial institution headquartered in Bujumbura (Burundi) with regional hubs in Kenya, Mauritius and Zimbabwe. The Bank was established on 6 November 1985 in accordance with the provisions of the Treaty of 1981 establishing the Preferential Trade Area (PTA), now the Common Market for Eastern and Southern African States (COMESA), as part of initiatives aimed at regional economic integration. TERMS OF REFERENCE The objective of this engagement is for the selected consultant to provide PTA Bank with communications expertise in the development of a bank-wide communications policy that is aligned with global best practices and tailored to the Bank’s context. The engagement will include but not be limited to the following: i. An assessment of PTA Bank’s draft communications policy ii. Review of communication policies of a sample of peer development finance institutions (DFIs) in Africa and globally iii. Consultations with heads of different departments iv. Recommendations based on best practices and the Bank’s context v. Revised communication policy PROPOSAL EVALUATION CRITERIA PTA Bank will evaluate proposals on the following criteria: i. Consultant(s) qualification ii. Demonstrable relevant and similar experience(s) iii. Approach and Methodology iv. Project Plan and Milestones v. Financial Proposal For detailed information, please refer to our official website www.ptabank.org and direct link to the RFP: http://www.ptabank.org/images/RFP-Rebranding.pdf Interested companies / consultants should submit their proposals to Ms. Selam-Maya Demeke; E-mail address: Selam-Maya.Demeke@ptabank.org Tel: (+254) 732 192108 before October 23, 2015.
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