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CALL FOR PROPOSAL

USAID's Hariyo Ban Program aims to increase ecological and community resilience in the Chitwan-Annapurna Landscape (CHAL) and the Terai Arc Landscape (TAL). The program is implemented by a consortium of four partners: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Nepal as prime recipient, Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE), Federation of Community Forestry Users, Nepal (FECOFUN), and National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC).
 
Hariyo Ban Program, through its Small Grants Program initiative, aims to support local governments to enhance their disaster preparedness and response capacity through development and review of their disaster preparedness and response plans, including incorporation of provisions to respond to COVID-19 pandemic and similar ones in future.
 
On behalf of the consortium, WWF Nepal, Hariyo Ban Program invites proposals from all eligible VAT registered consulting firms to undertake the assignment, “Support for Capacity Enhancement of Local Governments for Ecosystem-based Adaptation and Community Led Initiatives for COVID-19 Response.” The major objective of this assignment is to support selected local governments to develop or review Municipal level disaster preparedness and response plan integrating CCA, DRR, ecosystem resilience including response to COVID-19 pandemic, and enhance capacity of the local governments.

Detailed Terms of Reference (ToR) of the proposal can be downloaded from right side of this page.

Eligible 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 be received no later than 5:00 PM, 30 July 2020. The envelopes should clearly state which consultancy you are applying for. 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

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ToR_Capacity Enhancement of Local Governments

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FROM INDIVIDUALS FOR REVISITING OF ECOSYSTEM AND FOREST TYPE MAPPING IN NEPAL

Government of Nepal (GoN) - Ministry of Forests and Environment (MoFE) has initiated Revisiting Ecosystem and Forest Type Mapping in Nepal. This exercise is led by Forest Research and Training Center (FRTC) and is supported by USAID's Hariyo Ban Program, and UKAID’s Policy and Institutions Facility (PIF). Revisiting of ecosystem and forest type mapping entails their comprehensive and systematic study as the existing classifications are based on limited expeditions, field studies and ground verifications. This assignment engages multi-disciplinary professionals/experts to work on a team in coordination with FRTC.  

A. Extended application for Experts:
We re-invite application for the positions of Technical Advisor, Agro-Ecologist, and Wetland Specialist. Deadline for submission of cover letter and updated CV for Technical Advisor, Agro-Ecologist, and Wetland Specialist is 5:00 PM, 26 July 2020. This is a re-advertisement for vacancy announced on 12 June 2020. Previously applied applicants remain with in the pool of candidate. So, they do not need to reapply.

B. For the post of Crew Leader and Crew member
We are looking for Crew Leader – Forestry (5 positions), Crew Member – Botanist/Taxonomist (5 positions), and Crew Member – Botanist/Taxonomist for Wetland (1 position) to work on a team for Revisiting Ecosystem and Forest Type in Nepal.

On behalf of FRTC/MoFE, DFID/PIF, WWF Nepal, Hariyo Ban Program invites interested individuals/experts on above mentioned positions to work on Revisiting Ecosystem and Forest Type Mapping in Nepal. Eligible individuals/experts are requested to submit separate cover letter and updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) no later than 5:00 PM, 2 August 2020.

Detail Terms of Reference (ToR) of the above-mentioned positions can be downloaded from right side of this page.

All applications need to be submitted via email to twg.frtc@gmail.com and/or hariyobanprogram@wwfnepal.org

The email should clearly state which position you are applying for. 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

ToR - Technical Advisor

ToR - Wetland Specialist

ToR - Field Crew Leader (Forestry)

ToR - Field Crew Member (Botanist or Taxonomist)

ToR - Field Crew Member (Botanist or Taxonomist) for wetland team