Deadline: 10-Nov-2020 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
IFC is seeking to introduce an IT based system in an agribusiness project and help an IFC client strengthen their traceability system from the smallholder plot where the product is grown to the final consumer of the product, their organic certification processes, agricultural planning and their interaction with the smallholder farmers in general. IFC intends to contract a Consulting Firm (the Consultant) who will establish a technology-enabled system for automating the technology requirements of the IFC client. The required solution will be a mobile- and web-based system that incorporates the intended functionalities.
Deadline: 16-Nov-2020 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
The objectives of the consultancy is (i) to analyze policy and institutional gaps; (ii) to conduct Blue Public Expenditure Review (PER); (iii) to assess monitoring risks to sustainability and ground evidence for decision-making; and (iv) based on these analysis and assessment, to develop Blue Economy (BE) development roadmap in Pakistan.
(1) Policy and institutional gap analysis and vision consultation in support of the blue economy:
Assessing existing policies and overarching institutional setup and identify the gaps for integrated Blue economy roadmap development. The consulting firm will also work closely and review consistency with another assessment of blue economy and coastal blue carbon for revised NDC.
Deadline: 02-Nov-2020 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
The main objective of this consultancy is to develop a framework or methodology for determining options for appropriate technology and solutions for plastic waste on small and remote islands, as well as developing communication, education and public awareness (CEPA) guidelines to empower communities to ensure sustainability of the solutions. The Consultant will work under supervision by the World Bank task team and in close collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Water (KASA) This framework/methodology will be applied to two case study islands in Malaysia, in close consultation with KASA, but it will also be applicable to islands outside of Malaysia, such as in other countries in Southeast Asia or the Pacific.