REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
The project "Development of skills and stimulating jobs"
Loan № 8490-KZ
job title: Study of Public Opinion and the definition of public confidence in the level of national qualifications systems, implemented in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Contract №: KZSJ-1.1 / CS-36-CQS
The Republic of Kazakhstan has received financing from the World Bank for the project "Skills development and the promotion of jobs " and it intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.
Consulting services ( "Services") include the study of public opinion and the definition of public confidence in the level of national qualifications systems, implemented in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
- recommendations based on the collection and analysis of information
- recommendations on effective methods of communication with various segments of the population and professional groups;
Expected duration of the assignment is 4 months.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan invites eligible consulting firms ( "Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they have appropriate qualifications and experience similar performance of the Services.
The criteria for selection are:
Consulting firm with experience in social science research in the socio-economic sphere (Portfolio, results) - at least 2 major projects implemented in the last 5 years of experience of public opinion measurement in the regions - at least one project for the last 2 years (problem results), the experience of the mass population surveys and making recommendations - at least 2 projects (objectives, results). Existence of an agreement on the promotion of the project for the dissemination of information about the study, with community non-profit organizations represented in all regions of the Republic of Kazakhstan, to increase the level of involvement of the different categories of the population.
In addition, you must provide documentary evidence of the legal status of the consultant (attach certificate of state registration, a copy of the statutes and other. Documents, if necessary).
The cover letter is required to provide the following information: address, telephone number, email address and contact person / performer in this competition.
We draw the attention of interested consultants to paragraph 1.9 "of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits" (revised in January 2011 to July 2014) ( "Guidance Consultants"), administered by the World Bank's policy the issue of conflict of interest.
Consultants may team up with other companies in the form of joint venture or sub-contracting organization (cub Consultant) to enhance their competencies.
In the case of associations in the form of joint venture or sub-consultants should clearly indicate the association in the form of a cover letter.
"The joint venture (JV)" means an association, the legal status of which can be the same or different from the legal status of the participants, consisting of more than one consultant, in which one partner is authorized to conduct business activities for and on behalf of all the other partners as part of the joint venture, and in which the partners as part of the joint venture shall be jointly and severally liable to the Client for the performance of the Contract.
Consultant will be selected by selection on Qualifications Consultants (PCC), in accordance with the procedures specified in the Guide Consultants.
Further information can be obtained at the address given below during office hours from 9.00 am to 18.00 pm of Astana time.
Expressions of interest must be submitted in writing to the following address (in person, by mail, fax, or e-mail) no later than 1 June 2018 .:
Group management of the project "Development of skills and stimulate job creation" (PMU)
The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan
010000, Kazakhstan, Astana, st. Syganak, 29, office 1507