IFC seeks to recruit a short term international consultant to support their Environmental and Social Hydropower Advisory Services Program in Lao PDR. The assignment aims to provide capacity building and training through the development and production of a river basin profile for the Nam Ou River Basin. The production of the river basin profile will be undertaken in collaboration with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), Provincial Natural Resources and Environment Offices (PONRE), District Natural Resources and Environment Offices (DONRE) in the provinces of Phongsaly, Oudomxay and Luang Prabang and IFC (constituting the Core Team) as well as other relevant stakeholders where required.
Key aspects of this consultancy are to:
1) Prepare a river basin profile; and
2) Conduct and facilitate on-the-job training on profile development (e.g. profile methodologies, data analysis, writing of profile, etc.) to the core team including the development and preparation of training materials.
3) Conduct and facilitate on-the-job training in key relevant environmental and social topics related to profile development (e.g. river basin management, cumulative impact assessment and management and environmental and social risks).
The consultant will draw on existing materials as a starting point.
Expression of Interest Deadline: 27-Jul-2015 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)
eConsultant2 website: https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org
Tender notification: # 1192178
- Lao PDR