Consulting Services

Consulting Services

(Energy, water & sanitation, transport, health, education)

Deadline: 19 June, 2017

12:00 pm, noon, (MEST)


Country: Iraq

Ref.-N°: BMZ – ID.: 2099 18 541


Ref.: International, open Tender for the “Iraqi-German Credit Facility to Assist the Return of IDPs” -Programme

Tenderer: Reconstruction Fund for Areas Affected by Terroristic Operations (ReFAATO)

Project Measures: The Programme seeks to facilitate the permanent return of Internally Displaced Persons to their respective home locations in Iraq in areas liberated from terrorist control through the restoration and modernization of local economic and social infrastructure in the energy, water/sanitation, roads/bridges, education and health sectors.

Requested Services: The requested consultancy services of the Programme Management Consultant under this tender shall provide:

  1. coordination support at central-level to ReFAATO as the main coordinating entity of the Programme and its role as Programme Executing Agency. This support will focus on assisting ReFAATO in operationalising the programme design, assessment of potential investment activities, consensus building among the main programme stakeholders, cooperation with other relevant recovery support initiatives, social and environmental safeguard management and monitoring, development of a risk management strategy as well as overall programme monitoring and reporting; and
  2. programme implementation support to Project Management Teams (PMT) on both the Governorate and line ministries level in their role as Programme Implementation Agencies. The support to be provided will focus on reinforcing project management and coordination structures of the partner agencies and relevant project management teams through professional training and/or the secondment of experts. Primary support areas will cover project identification and assessment, procurement and contract management, design review, supervision and project control, financial management, monitoring and reporting; and coordination support.

The prequalification of experienced Consultants is subject to the regulations contained in the „Guidelines for Assignment of Consultants in Financial Co-operation Projects“ (see The contract will be awarded to an independent Consultant firm with proven experience in the related sectors and the region and a minimum annual turnover of EUR 15.0 million. For further information please contact the Tender Agent Mr. Georg Fiebig: