Request for Proposal-Community Water Services Management and Institutional Support

USAID Karnali Water Activity

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USAID Karnali Water Activity

Request for Proposal

RFP No. 
Issue Date
August 02, 2022
Community Water Services Management and Institutional Support
Issuing Office & Email/Physical Address for Submission of Proposals

Issuing Office: Karnali Water Activity, House No. 78

Naya Basti Marg, Baluwatar-4, Kathmandu, Nepal

Submission email:

Bidders’ Conference
A Pre-Proposal Bidders’ Conference is scheduled on August 08, 2022, 11:00 am for an hour via online Microsoft Teams call. Interested bidders will receive the link to join the bidders’ conference.
Deadline for Receipt of Questions (Electronically only)

Questions should be submitted by Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 5:00 pm (Nepal time) to 

Please use email subject: Questions for RFP-KTM-22-0152

Attention: Procurement Manager, Karnali Water Activity

Deadline for Receipt of Proposals (Electronically only)

Proposals should be submitted by Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 5:00 pm (Nepal time) to

Please use email subject: Proposals for RFP-KTM-22-0152

Attention: Procurement Manager, Karnali Water Activity

Point of Contact; Procurement Manager, Karnali Water Activity
Anticipated Award Type

The anticipated award type would be a Firm-Fixed Price Purchase Order for an estimated period of performance of four and half months.

Issuance of this RFP in no way obligates DAI to award a subcontract or purchase order and offerors will not be reimbursed for any costs associated with the preparation of their bid.

Basis for Award
An award will be made based on the Trade Off Method. The award will be issued to the responsible and reasonable offeror who provides the best value to DAI and its client using a combination of technical and cost/price factors.  

Interested Offerors may obtain a full copy of the RFP by emailing to and including the RFP Reference No in the subject line.

Job Overview

Category Expression of Interest
Openings 1
Position Type Contract
Experience Please check details below.
Education Please check details below.
Posted Date 02 Aug, 2022
Apply Before 24 Aug, 2022
City Kathmandu