REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)
Mercy Corps is an international, non-governmental humanitarian relief and development agency that exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people to build secure, productive and just communities. Mercy Corps was established in 1979, and has headquarters in the USA and UK. Since 1979, Mercy Corps has worked in over 100 countries. Mercy Corps currently works in 41 countries around the world and improving the lives of 19 million people. The agency focuses on countries in transition, where countries are in the midst of - or recovering from - conflict, economic collapse, or disaster; Mercy Corps sees these crisis situations as moments of opportunity to go beyond traditional boundaries of relief and catalyze lasting change. Globally, Mercy Corps implements programs in a range of sectors, including: agriculture & food security; market development; emergency response; disaster risk reduction; climate change; health; conflict management; youth engagement; and, community mobilization/ governance.
Detailed Job description / requirements:
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)
Gender Specialist Consultant
Ref Number: RFP/MCN/PRODEV/PR/KTM/2653/2019/033
MERCY CORPS OVERVIEW
Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action — helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.
Mercy Corps started operations in Nepal in 2005. Since then the agency has been working in some of the most challenging areas to improve the lives of vulnerable individuals and communities across Nepal. That goal is attained through a systems based approach to market development, financial services, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), climate change adaptation and youth engagement through the lens of gender equity and social inclusion.
Through this RFP, Mercy Corps Nepal would like to seek Gender Specialist Consultant.
Mercy Corps Nepal invites applications from qualified consultant/consultancy firms for the specified consultancy. Please visit nepal.mercycorps.orgto download RFQ form and Scope of Work for full information.
Firms/Individuals interested in this consultancy should send (1)CV of proposed consultant; (2) writing sample (sample of a project proposal preferred) (3) daily rate (4) copy of PAN card. For firms applying also include copies of company registration, tax registration and latest tax clearance certificates. Send all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 15th October 2019 COB. Applicants submitted before the deadline will be given maximum consideration; late applicants will be held on file for future opportunities.
Only shortlisted ¬firms and individuals will be contacted for further process. Canvassing at any stage of the process shall lead to automatic disqualification of the application. Mercy Corps reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals without assigning any reason.