Final Evaluation of the EC funded project on Capacity Development Planning and Implementation in 6 Sub-Saharan Countries
The purpose of this RFP is to select a suitable contractor to carry out the Final Evaluation of the European Commission funded project on Capacity Development Planning and Implementation in 6 Sub-Saharan Countries (Benin, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria and Swaziland).
The contractor will be expected to undertake the following main tasks:
a) To perform the agreed evaluation of the EC TS/CD project, including;
i. Guide and Monitor assessment of countries’ results in relation to targets, taking into consideration the overcoming of actual bottlenecks (e.g. political, institutional, technical, managerial) having hampered the achievement of the three key results of the project; Countries works will be done mainly by local consultant (funds already provided to each country for these purpose;
ii. Assessing the performance of UNAIDS (HQ/RST/UCO) in responding to country needs, sharing best practices and monitoring technical progress and country spending.
b) To discuss the findings with relevant stakeholders before the departure from the 2 assessed countries (field visits to Ghana and Ethiopia);
c) Obtain the comments from the country –including from the corresponding EU Delegation- to finalize the report;
d) To participate in the one-day debriefing session to be held in Brussels in September 2014 in order to share with EC the final evaluation consolidated results.
For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.
RFP Reference: RFP-2014-09
Closing Date: Fri, 16 May 2014
Email for submissions of all queries: Bids@unaids.org