The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) wishes to procure consultancy services for project communication support during the implementation of a Green Climate Fund (GCF) readiness project “Strengthening Belize Private Sector Access to Climate Finance”. Payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, are prohibited 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.
The objective of the consultancy is to increase awareness and understanding throughout the private sector of Belize of the GCF, climate finance, and avenues for accessing funding towards low-emission and climate-resilient development pathways, through a communication strategy and engagement. Further details can be found in the attached Terms of Reference. The duration of the assignment will be twenty-one (21) weeks.
In the assessment of submissions, consideration will be given to technical competence, qualifications and experience, local and regional experience on similar assignments, financial capability and existing commitments. All information must be submitted in English. Further information may be obtained from the email address below between 9:00am and 12:00pm Monday to Friday, until Monday, November 19th, 5:00pm Atlantic Standard Time (AST); information requests received after the date will not be reviewed.
An electronic copy of the Expressions of Interest must be sent to the e-mail address below, no later than 5:00pm Atlantic Standard Time (AST) on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. The email containing the submission should include the name and address of the applicant and the subject line shall be clearly marked “Consultancy Services for Communication Support during the Implementation of a Green Climate Fund Readiness Project”.
Following the assessment of submissions, a short-list of not less than three (3) and not more than six (6) applicants will be invited to submit technical and financial proposals to undertake the assignment. CDB reserves the right to accept or reject late applications or to cancel the present invitation partially or in its entirety. It will not be bound to assign any reason for not selecting any applicant and will not defray any costs incurred by any applicant in the preparation and submission of Expressions of Interest.