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CALL FOR PROPOSALS

WWF Nepal invites proposals from independent consultants for undertaking a terminal evaluation of the “Sustainable Land Management in the Churia Range, Nepal” project supported by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) that addressed land degradation issues in the Churia range.
 

Interested parties are requested to submit separate technical and financial proposals outlining methodology, work plan and budget together with CVs of the experts by 5:00pm, 26 April 2017. A detailed terms of reference is available for download.
 

Proposals should be emailed to info@wwfnepal.org. Please mention ‘Consultant for Terminal Evaluation of Sustainable Land Management in the Churia Range, Nepal’ in the email subject. The final selection and contractual agreements will be in compliance with WWF policies and subject to GEF requirements.

Expression of Interest (EOI) for Supply of Goods & Services

WWF Nepal is updating its current roster for potential suppliers for the following goods & services.
 
Goods & Services
1 Advertising
2 Computer peripherals
3 Electrical goods supply, repair and maintenance
4 Equipment (Camera, GPS, laptops, desktops, binoculars, camera traps etc.)
5 Field gear (trekking accessories i.e. sleeping bag, mattress, tent, jacket, backpack etc.)
6 Hotels (for residential & non-residential workshop / conference / training etc.)
7 Internet services (optical fiber internet connection - minimum 20 Mbps)
8 IT services (annual maintenance contract of computers, server, network system, printer, scanner, UPS and its peripherals)
9 Office furniture supply, repair and maintenance
10 Official merchandise (apparels, mementos, etc.)
11 Printing and designing
12 Software and Applications
(i).    Remote Sensing Software:  ERDAS Imagine, ENVI, Ecognition
(ii).   Satellite Image: Digital Globe, Rapid Eye, GeoEye, Spot Image, ASTER, LANDSAT,
        World View;
(iii).  GIS Software: ArcGIS Software and Extension; iv. Spatial Data: Thematic Layers (Topographic, Infrastructure, Administrative)
 
13 Stationery and office supplies
14 Travel services including airline ticketing, hotel booking, visa services, etc.
15 Vehicle rentals for travel inside and outside valley
 
Interested VAT-registered organizations are requested to submit their company profile and detailed contact information along with the following documents:
 
  • Letter of Expression of Interest (EOI) in the organization’s letterhead duly signed by the authorised person
  • Detailed company profile (including current portfolio, experience and list of clients)
  • Detailed contact information (contact person, full address, telephone no., email address)
  • Copy of company registration and renewal
  • Copy of VAT registration certificate
  • Copy of latest tax clearance certificate
 
The EOI should be delivered at the following address in a sealed envelope containing all required documents and marked as “Expression of Interest for ………..” (clearly indicating the product/service category above) by 17:00 hours,, Thursday, 20th April 2017. If applying for multiple categories, please apply seperately for each.
 

Operations Department
WWF Nepal
P.O. Box 7660
Pabitra Pyara Marg, Baluwatar
Kathmandu, Nepal

 
WWF reserves the right to accept or reject in part or whole any application without assigning any reason whatsoever and is not obligated to accept the application. Telephone calls will not be entertained.
 
Organizations adopting eco-friendly practices are highly encouraged to apply.
 

Expression of Interest (EOI) for Supply of Goods & Services

Deadline: 17:00 hours,, Thursday, 20th April 2017

Public Call for Small Grant Application Under USAID Funded Hariyo Ban Program

The Hariyo Ban Program is designed to benefit nature and people in Nepal, and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The program is implemented by a consortium of four partners: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Nepal as prime recipient; the Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE); the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC); and the Federation of Community Forestry Users, Nepal (FECOFUN). The first phase was implemented from 2011 to 2016; a second phase will run for another five years. The second phase will build on the foundation of Phase I, applying lessons learned and scaling up promising approaches.  It works on two core interwoven components – biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation (CCA) including market based livelihoods and gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) and governance, being important cross-cutting themes in two landscapes – Terai Arc Landscape (TAL) and Chitwan Annapurna Landscape (CHAL).  
 
In order to ensure innovation, flexibility and responsiveness; Hariyo Ban Program has a Small Grants Program for GoN agencies, CSOs (NGOs, academic and research institutions, community based organizations), private sector organizations, consulting firms, individuals, media houses and Students. The Small Grants Program will support capacity building, provide technical assistance, and help grab new opportunities that arise in the fields of biodiversity conservation, CCA, livelihoods, GESI and governance.  

On behalf of the consortium, WWF Nepal invites proposals from relevant CSOs (NGOs, academic and research institutions, community based organizations), private sector organizations, consulting firms, individuals, and media houses and Students. Major themes for the Small Grants Program are: Biodiversity Conservation, Climate change adaptation, Market based livelihood opportunities, Gender equality and social inclusion, Governance, Communications and Outreach, and Monitoring and Evaluation.

Detail guideline and format of the proposal, eligibility for submission under CSOs and Student grants can be downloaded from the right hand side of this page. Eligible organizations, individuals and students are requested to submit electronic copies of proposals to hariyobanprogram@wwfnepal.org by 5 PM, 31 March 2017 with ‘Small Grants Program’ as the subject and in accordance to the application format and guidelines.

All interested applicants can send their queries to the e-mail address above by 13th March, 2017. A detail question-answer session will be held on 15th March, 2017 from 10 AM-12 PM at WWF Nepal office in Kathmandu for all interested applicants. Questions and answers will be posted at the website at a later date.

Only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. Telephone inquiries will not be entertained.

Hariyo Ban Program, WWF Nepal
PO Box: 7660, Pavitra Pyara Marg,
Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal
 

Guideline for Civil Society Organizations (CSO) and Private Sector

Guideline for Student Research Grant

Small Grants Program Presentation

Small Grants Program Q&A

CALL FOR SMALL GRANT APPLICATION FOR GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

The Hariyo Ban Program is designed to benefit nature and people in Nepal, and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The program is implemented by a consortium of four partners: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Nepal as prime recipient; the Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE); the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC); and the Federation of Community Forestry Users, Nepal (FECOFUN). Phase I was implemented from 2011 to 2016 and Phase II will run for another five years. The Phase II will build on the foundation of Phase I, applying lessons learned and scaling up promising approaches. It works on two core interwoven components – biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation (CCA) including market based livelihoods and gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) and governance, being important cross-cutting themes in two landscapes – Terai Arc Landscape (TAL) and Chitwan Annapurna Landscape (CHAL).  
 
In order to ensure innovation, flexibility and responsiveness; Hariyo Ban Program has a Small Grants Program for Government of Nepal (GoN) agencies, CSOs, and Students. The Small Grants Program will support capacity building, provide technical assistance, and help grab new opportunities that arise in the fields of biodiversity conservation, CCA, livelihoods, GESI and governance.  

On behalf of the consortium, WWF Nepal invites proposals from relevant GoN agencies. Major themes for the Small Grants Program are: Biodiversity Conservation, Climate change adaptation, Market based livelihood opportunities, Gender equality and social inclusion, Governance, Communications and Outreach, and Monitoring and Evaluation.

Detail guideline and format of the proposal can be downloaded from the following link: http://www.wwfnepal.org/opportunities. Eligible GoN agencies are requested to submit electronic copies of proposals along with cover letter to hariyobanprogram@wwfnepal.org by 20th June, 2017 with ‘Small Grants Program’ as the subject and in accordance to the application format and guidelines.  

Only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. Telephone inquiries will not be entertained.

Hariyo Ban Program, WWF Nepal
PO Box: 7660, Pavitra Pyara Marg,
Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal

Small Grants Program Guideline for GoN agencies

CALL FOR PROPOSAL FOR DESIGNING SOFTWARE FOR DATA MANAGEMENT

The Hariyo Ban Program is designed to benefit nature and people in Nepal, and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The program is implemented by a consortium of four partners: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Nepal as prime recipient; the Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE); the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC); and the Federation of Community Forestry Users, Nepal (FECOFUN). Phase I was implemented from 2011 to 2016 and Phase II will run for another five years. The Phase II will build on the foundation of Phase I, applying lessons learned and scaling up promising approaches. It works on two core interwoven components – biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation (CCA) including market based livelihoods and gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) and governance, being important cross-cutting themes.  
 
From the experience of Hariyo Ban I, the need of a systematic, time efficient and comprehensive system of data management is realized. Hence the data collected will be huge in quantity and complicated. Therefore, we require a user friendly and efficient database management system. This involves designing a software where the data entered from field level will be compiled, centralized and stored; accompanied with features to analyze the data and report/information generation which can be used by concerned people for reporting and management purposes.
 
WWF Nepal seeks applications for a consultancy to design software for data management. Detailed terms of reference can be downloaded from the right hand side of this page.

Interested organizations are requested to submit separate technical and financial proposals in two sealed envelopes along with an application letter via post or hand delivered to the following address, to arrive no later than 5:00 PM , Friday, 21 April, 2017. The envelopes should clearly state which consultancy you are applying for. The technical proposal should include the applicant’s profile and current portfolio; relevant experience and list of clients specifying the work done for them; copies of organization registration or equivalent; latest tax clearance certificate (for company), or registration with social welfare council (for NGO), along with renewal (if applicable); PAN/VAT and other legal documents. The financial proposal must be in Nepali Rupees and include a detailed breakdown of the total budget.
Only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. Telephone inquiries will not be entertained.
 
M&E Specialist
WWF Nepal, Hariyo Ban Program
PO Box: 7660, Pavitra Pyara Marg,
Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal

ToR for Designing Software for Data Management