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CALL FOR PROPOSALS

WWF Nepal, the global conservation organization leading international efforts for a living planet, calls for proposals for the following consultancy.
 

Develop and Implement Market-based Wildlife Damage Insurance (WDI) Scheme to mitigate Human Wildlife Conflict in the buffer zone of Bardia National Park

 
Major Responsibilities: The major responsibility of the consultant will be to adapt, and replicate Wildlife Damage Insurance schemes piloted by Hariyo Ban Program through a collaborative approach between the government, private sector and community in human wildlife conflict hotspots of Bardia. Under this collaboration-partnership, the consultancy seeks to leverage funds from private sectors, government agencies including local governments and communities in the identified site while designing and implementing WDI scheme. This is a risk-based insurance scheme that can be provided at a household level for loss of crops, livestock, properties, human injuries and or death to incentivize co-existence between human and wildlife especially when HWC is severe and the economic loss to the communities is substantial
 
Qualifications: The consulting organization/institution should have a minimum experience of over five years in insurance product design, planning and management and working with diverse stakeholders. Preference will be given to organizations that possess similar experience and have delivered work of similar nature in the past. The team should be multidisciplinary with sound experience in finance/insurance, social science, biodiversity, and related policies and legal issues.
 
Eligible organization/institutions are requested to submit electronic copies of proposals along with cover letter to the email address listed below by 17:00 hours on 24th January 2021. Please mention “Consultancy - Wildlife Damage Insurance Scheme” in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Detailed TOR for the above-mentioned position can be downloaded here.
 
Website : https://www.wwfnepal.org/opportunities/
 
Email : info@wwfnepal.org
CC : bhagwan.shrestha@wwfnepal.org
khadga.pariyar@wwfnepal.org
 
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