REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Individual Consultant Selection Extension Deadline

Republic of Moldova

Moldova Water Security and Sanitation Project

Credit No.: 7027-MD

Reference No.: MD-PIU-NORLD-432026-CS-INDV

Assignment Title: National Consultant for Capacity Development Needs Assessment Report and development of the Capacity Development Plan for Lead Unit – MIRD.

Date: June 10, 2024

Moldova Water Security and Sanitation Project (MWSSP) is a World Bank-financed Project implemented by the Ministry of Infrastructure and Regional Development (MIRD).

The NORLD now invites eligible Individual Consultants (“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 attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraphs, 3.14, 3.16, and 3.17 of the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers” November 2020 (“Procurement Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the „Open Competitive Selection of Individual Consultants” method set out in the Procurement Regulations.

The objective of this assigment is to support de Ministry of Infrastructure and Regional Development in development the Capacity Development Plan in the field of water supply and sanitation, for the MIRD management (2 persons) and the staff of the WSS Policy Department within the MIRD (5 persons).

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be found at the NORLD web page:https://www.ondrl.gov.md

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours 09 00 to 16 00 hours.

The applications should include letter of Expression of Interest, CV, and related recommendation letters, if any, together with a copy of CV in WORD format.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by July 22, 2024, 16:00 o’clock, Moldova time, indicating the assignment title in the subject line.

P.I. National Office for Regional and Local Development,

Moldova Water Security and Sanitation Project

Str. Alexandru cel Bun 51 A, 2nd floor, MWSSP Office

mun. Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Tel/fax: 022 27-91-21, 069265292

E-mail: tender@ondrl.gov.md