Request for Proposal

SNV Nepal

At SNV we believe that no-one should have to live in poverty. We are dedicated to a society in which all people, irrespective of race, class or gender, enjoy the freedom to pursue their own sustainable development. We focus on increasing people's incomes and employment opportunities in productive sectors like agriculture as well as on improving access to basic services such as energy, water, sanitation and hygiene. SNV supports people to access and develop the capabilities, services and opportunities needed to live a healthy, productive and fulfilling life, while sustainably using the natural resources they depend on. Unlike many other development actors, we do not offer funding, but specialize in supporting the resourcefulness of development actors. We work with governments, businesses, knowledge institutes and low-income communities so that together we can transform ideas into policy, policy into action, and action into results. Through our technical knowledge, 50+ years of experience, passionate staff, extensive local presence and global footprint, we strive to make a lasting difference in people's lives. For Further details, please visit the website:

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Request for Proposal

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is a non-profit international development organisation with headquarter in the Netherlands and programs in over 25 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. SNV contributes through strengthening the capacity of local organizations within three main sectors: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH); Agriculture; and Renewable Energy. 

SNV Nepal is implementing Water for Women: Beyond the Finish Line – Inclusive and Sustainable Rural Water Supply Service project in Dailekh and Sarlahi districts. in Sarlahi, the project is being implemented in four Rural Municipalities (Chandranagar, Kaudena, Parsa and Ramnagar) through SNV’s Area-wide Rural Water Supply Service Approach. 

Currently SNV Nepal is planning to conduct a quantitative questionnaire survey called Rural Water Supply (handpump/tube well) Functionality and Quality Survey in Sarlahi district. The survey also includes E. coli testing using Hygiena Micro-Snap test and Arsenic testing from HIMEDIA, for water quality test, SNV Nepal will provide the testing equipment with necessary consumables

Therefore, SNV Nepal is requesting for proposal (RfP) from service providers to carry out this survey.  The survey is anticipated to start from Mid of February and to be completed by 21 March 2021.

Interested research organisations, consulting firms and applicants are requested to review the ToR and submit an organisational (capacity statement) and financial proposal through email address  with subject title Rural Water Supply functionality and Water Quality Survey in Sarlahi-2021.

Application submission deadline: 07 February 2021, 5:00 PM

Job Overview

Category Expression of Interest
Openings 1
Position Type Contract
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Posted Date 25 Jan, 2021
Apply Before 07 Feb, 2021
City Lalitpur