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Social Specialist As A Member Of Espoe
Request for Expression of Interest
21 Nov 2018
3 Dec 2018
Nepal Electricity Authority - PSR
World Bank
Social services



(Date of Publication: November 14,2 018)


Power Sector Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development Project(PSRSHDP)

Loa n No./Credit No./ Grant No.:5728-NP

Assignment Title: SocialSpecialist as a member of Pan el of Experts to provide independent technical review for the consultancy of Environment and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) and Social Planning Studies of Upper ArunHydroelectric Project and Ikhuwa Khola Hydropower Proje ct

Reference No.: PSRSHDP/ NEA/S/IND-9

TheGovernment of Nepal has received financing fromthe World Bank toward the cost of the Power Sector Reform and SustainableHydropower Development Project, and intends to apply partof the proceeds for consulting services.

The consulting services(“the Services”) include providing independenttechnical review of the reports and deliverables of the EnvironmentConsultant with intermittent input spanning 18 month as a Social Specialist, information on which can be found indetail in the TOR attached or in NEA website: www.nea.org.np.

The Nepal Electricity Authority, an implementing agency ofthe Client, now invites eligible “Consultants” to indic ate their interest in providing the Services. InterestedConsultants should provide up to date CV with information demonstrating tha t they have the required qualifications and relevantexperience to perform the Services. The broad shortlisting criteria are as foll ows:

Qualifications of the SocialSpecialist

  • Minimum post graduate qualification in social s ciences or a related field, and
  • Atleast 15- 20 years of experience with good country knowledge of Nepal, particularly of its historical and current developmenttrends and political dynamics, its legal framework related to land acquisition, involuntary r esettlement, Indigenous Peoplesissues, gender and vulnerable communities.
  • Good knowledge and application experience s of World Bank socialsafeguard policies are a must.
  • The specialist should have extensive field-based experience with pla nning andimplementation of land acquisition and involuntary resettlement. Good knowledge and operational experiences inbiginfrastructure would be an advantage to the assignment. Strong expertise is expected in planning and conducting social assessment, designing and implementing social development action plans, including resettlement action plans, vulnerable community andgender action plans for large hydropower, infrastructure or water-related investment projects.

The attention ofinterested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [[unde inter IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers , January 2011 revised July 2014(“Consultant Guid s”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. A Consultant will beselected in accordance with theIndividual Consultant’s Selection method set out in the ConsultantGuidelines.

Further information and Terms of Refer ence can be obtained at the address below during office hours 10:00 to16:00 on Sunday to Thursday and during office hours 10:00 to 15:00 on Friday Local time (Nepal Standard Time).

Expressionof Interest must be delivered in a written form along with a de tailed resume to the address below in person, or by mail, or bye-mail by December 3, 2018.

Upper Arun Hydroelectric Project

Nepal Electricity Authority

Attn: Mr. RamChandra Paudel, Off. Director

United World Trade Center

T ripureshwor, Tripura Marg

44614, Kathmandu,Nepal

Tel: 977-01-4117163, 977-01-4117165


E-mail: uahepnea@gmail .com, upperarun@nea.org.np




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