The Government of Antigua and Barbuda (GOAB) has applied for financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) towards the cost of the Enhancing Learning Continuity and Resiliency Project and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under a contract for which this invitation is issued. Payments by CDB will be made only at the request of GOAB and upon approval by CDB, and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than GOAB shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
The Ministry of Education, Sports and Creative Industries (MOE&CI), of the Government of Antigua and Barbuda (GOAB) the Executing Agency, now wishes to procure consultancy services for the completion of a Digital Access Needs Assessment for Vulnerable Students.
The objective of the consultancy is to identify the students in the public primary population who are affected by the digital divide and recommend solutions to mitigate the digital divide.
The duration of the assignment is expected to be for a period of 2.5 months.
MOES&CI now invites interested eligible individual consultants to submit Expressions of Interest indicating qualifications and relevant experience for the provision of these consultancy services.