PROCUREMENT NUMBER: NPCA/GAP/CQS/01/2017
The Grow Africa Partnership was founded jointly by the African Union (AU), The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) and the World Economic Forum in 2011. Grow Africa works to increase private sector investment in agriculture, and accelerate the execution and impact of investment commitments. The aim is to enable countries to realise the potential of the agriculture sector for economic growth and job creation, particularly among farmers, women and youth. Grow Africa brokers collaboration between governments, international and domestic agriculture companies, and smallholder farmers in order to lower the risk and cost of investing in agriculture, and improve the speed of return to all stakeholders. NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NPCA) therefore intends to engage a Consulting firm to develop and maintain Grow Africa website.
The consulting services (“the Services”) includes the following:
The NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NPCA) now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are:
Reporting and Time Schedules: The duration of assignment is expected to last 12 months and the Consultant will report directly to Grow Africa Head of Communications
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.
A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Consultants Qualification Selection (CQS) method set out in the AU Procurement Manual.
Interested consultants may obtain further information including detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) at the address below during office hours (08:00- 17:00). Expressions of interest must be delivered to the address below by the 25th October 2017 by at 14:30 hours (South Africa Time) and mention “Grow Africa Website Development and Maintenance Consultancy”.
The Chairperson Internal Procurement Committee (IPC)
NEPAD Planning and Coordination Agency
230, 15th Road, P. O. Box 218 Midrand,
1685 Johannesburg, South Africa
In Attention of: Procurement Division