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Consultancy – Development of a Sustainable Forest Management Plan for the Freshwater Creek Forest Reserve

Consultancy for Development of a Sustainable Forest Management Plan for the Freshwater Creek Forest Reserve

Grant No: P130474

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).The Government of Belize intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant to payments under the contract for this Consultancy.  

KBA and PACT now invites eligible consulting Firms to indicate their interest in providing the services. In submitting its Expression of Interest, Firms should provide information demonstrating that it has the required and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are:
• Proven experience in work of a similar nature;
• The team must possess expertise of a Lawyer, a Wildlife Management Specialist and a Anthropologist/Sociologist

The attention of interested Firms is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011, revised July 2014 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest and the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment and Sustainable Development policy on “Employment of Public officers as consultants.”

The Firm will be selected in accordance with the Selection Based on Consultants’ Qualification method set out in the World Bank Consultant Guidelines.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 2:00 pm on Thursday March 28th ,2019 to:

Procurement Officer,
Protected Areas Conservation Trust,
3 Mango Street,
Belmopan,
Tel: 822-3637
procurementofficer@pactbelize.org

The sealed envelope containing the Statements of Capability must include the name and address of
the applicant and should be clearly marked:
“Consultancy for the Development of a Sustainable Forest Management Plan for the Freshwater Creek Forest Reserve situated within the Corozal and Orange Walk Districts, Belize”

PACT and KBA shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Consultancy – Wildlife Protection Act Revision

Consultancy for Informing the Revision of the Wildlife Protection Act

Grant No: P130474

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).The Government of Belize intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant to payments under the contract for this Consultancy.  

KBA and PACT now invites eligible consulting Firms to indicate their interest in providing the services. In submitting its Expression of Interest, Firms should provide information demonstrating that it has the required and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are:
• Proven experience in work of a similar nature;
• Proven knowledge and work experience in Wildlife Management;
• The team must possess expertise of a Lawyer, a Wildlife Management Specialist and a Anthropologist/Sociologist

The attention of interested Firms is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011, revised July 2014 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest and the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment and Sustainable Development policy on “Employment of Public officers as consultants.”

The Firm will be selected in accordance with the Selection Based on Consultants’ Qualification method set out in the World Bank Consultant Guidelines.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 2:00 pm on Friday March 22nd ,2019 to:

Procurement Officer,
Protected Areas Conservation Trust,
3 Mango Street,
Belmopan,
Tel: 822-3637
procurementofficer@pactbelize.org

The sealed envelope containing the Statements of Capability must include the name and address of
the applicant and should be clearly marked:
“Consultancy for Informing the Revision of the Wildlife Protection Act, Chapter 220,
Substantive Laws of Belize, Revised Edition 2000”

PACT and KBA shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Consultancy – Spanish Creek Wildlife Sanctuary Boundaries Demarcation

Consultancy to Demarcate the Boundaries of the Spanish Creek Wildlife Sanctuary in Belize

Grant No: P130474

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).The Government of Belize intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant to payments under the contract for this Consultancy.  

KBA and PACT are seeking to recruit an Individual Consultant with the critical minimum requirements listed below:
• Must be a Licensed Land Surveyor;
• Must have a minimum of 10 years of experience as practicing land surveyor in Belize; and
• Familiarity with the institutional processes and issues associated with land surveys in Belize.

The detailed terms of reference for the consultancy can be request from procurementofficer@pactbelize.org.

The consultancy is expected to be for a period of 40 working days over a four (4) calendar months commencing in March 2019 and ending on July 31st, 2019.

KBA and PACT now invite individual consultants interested in undertaking the assignment to submit their Statements of Capability. In submitting their Statements of Capability, applicants should be aware that they will be assessed based on the following areas:
(a) Qualifications,
(b) Experience of the individual relative to the particular assignment, and
(c) Availability of Candidate for the proposed consultancy period.

Statements of Capability can be sent to procurementofficer@pactbelize.org or mail one (1) original
and three (3) hard copies to the address below by 2:00 p.m. Wednesday March 20, 2019 to:

Procurement Officer – KBA, Protected Areas Conservation Trust, 3 Mango Street, Belmopan
Tel: 822-3637

The sealed envelope containing the Statements of Capability must include the name and address of
the applicant and should be clearly marked:
Statement of Capability: “Demarcate the Boundaries of the Spanish Creek Wildlife Sanctuary in Belize”

PACT and KBA shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Consultancy – Identification of Methodologies EIA/LLES Reports

Consultancy for the identification of Methodologies that can be used to gather data for use in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Limited Level Environmental Study (LLES) reports

Grant No: P130474

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).The Government of Belize intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant to payments under the contract for this Consultancy.  

KBA and PACT are seeking to recruit an Individual Consultant with the critical minimum requirements listed below:
• Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Ecology, Biology, Natural Resource and Environmental Management or a closely related field;
• Demonstrate in depth knowledge, understanding of the EIA process;
• Minimum of 5 years experience in conducting similar works;

The detailed terms of reference for the consultancy can be request from procurementofficer@pactbelize.org.

The consultancy is expected to be for a period of 45 working days over a four (4) months commencing in March 2019.

KBA and PACT now invite individual consultants interested in undertaking the assignment to submit their Statements of Capability. In submitting their Statements of Capability, applicants should be aware that they will be assessed based on the following areas:
(a) Qualifications,
(b) Experience of the individual relative to the particular assignment, and
(c) Availability of Candidate for the proposed consultancy period.

Statements of Capability can be sent to procurementofficer@pactbelize.org or mail one (1) original
and three (3) hard copies to the address below by 2:00 p.m. March 8 ,2019 to:

Procurement Officer – KBA, Protected Areas Conservation Trust, 3 Mango Street, Belmopan
Tel: 822-3637

The sealed envelope containing the Statements of Capability must include the name and address of
the applicant and should be clearly marked:
Statement of Capability: “Identification of EIA Methodologies Consultancy”

PACT shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Consultancy – Preparation of Water Quality Monitoring Programme

Request for Expression of Interest for Consultancy Services – Water Quality Monitoring Programme and Protocol

Grant No: P130474
Consultancy:
i. Preparation of a Comprehensive National Water Quality Monitoring Programme and Protocol.
ii. Development of the criteria for implementing a pilot water quality monitoring programme in a KBA or protected area in Belize.

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).  

The detailed terms of reference for the consultancy can be request from procurementofficer@pactbelize.org.

KBA and PACT are seeking to recruit an Individual Consultant with the critical minimum requirements listed below:
• Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Chemistry or related scientific field;
• Minimum of 5 years relevant experience in water quality monitoring for biological and habitat monitoring
including methodologies, laboratory protocol and procedures;
• Experience in natural resource management sector in Belize is an asset;

The consultancy is expected to be for a period of 50 working days over a four (4) months commencing in March 2019.

Statements of Capability can be sent to procurementofficer@pactbelize.org or mail one (1) original
and three (3) hard copies to the address below by 2:00 p.m. March 8 ,2019 to:

Procurement Officer – KBA, Protected Areas Conservation Trust, 3 Mango Street, Belmopan
Tel: 822-3637

The sealed envelope containing the Statements of Capability must include the name and address of
the applicant and should be clearly marked:
Statement of Capability: “Water Quality Monitoring Program Consultancy”

PACT shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Contract Award Notice – NEAC Manual

Service Contact Award Notice

Publication Reference: KBA/WB/SER/CS-67

Lot title: The development of a Procedural Manual for the National Environmental Appraisal Committee (NEAC)

Publication date of the contract notice: 19th September 2018

Scope of Contract:Conduct a needs assessment of NEAC current mandate, roles and practices and develop a manual detailing the procedures and processes to be used by the members of the NEAC in effectively carrying out their functions in relation to the EIA Process in Belize.

Name of candidate (awarded): Jorge Trejo

Price Offered: BZ $33,450.00

Number and name of applications received:
Three (3)
1) Corey Constantino, Belize City, Belize
2) Gina Young, Belmopan
3) Jorge Trejo, Corozal

Reasons for rejecting other applicants
Gina Young
Applicant was the top ranked but decline the offer.

Corey Constantino
Applicant was not the most qualified and experience.

Contract Award Notice – Supply & Deliver Laptops

Service Contact Award Notice

Publication Reference: KBA/WB/G-22

Lot title: Supply & Deliver 3 Laptops

Publication date of the contract notice: 23rd October 2018

Scope of Contract:Supply and deliver 3 laptops, 3 pocket hard drives

Name of candidate (awarded): Business Computer Systems

Price Offered: BZ $11,158.06

Number and name of applications received:
Three (3)
1.) Fultec Systems, Coney Drive, Belize City, Belize
2.) Sigertonics System, Pickstock Street, Belize City
3.) Business Computer Systems, Ladyville, Belize

Reasons for rejecting other applicants
Sigertronics System
tender (quote) was not the least expensive of those tenders which were technically compliant;

Fultec Systems
tender (quote) was not the least expensive of those tenders which were technically compliant;
For details download full pdf documents below.

Contract Award Notice – Camera Traps

Service Contact Award Notice

Publication Reference: KBA/WB/G-23

Scope of Contract:Supply and deliver 100 camera traps, 4,800 AA lithium batteries and 200 SD cards

Publication date of the contract notice: 23rd October 2018

Lot title: Supply & Deliver Camera Traps & Accessories

Name of candidate (awarded): William Quan & Co.

Price Offered: BZ $68,500.00

Number and name of applications received:
Three (3)
1.) Fultec Systems, Coney Drive, Belize City, Belize
2.) William Quan & Co, Albert Street, Belize City
3.) Business Computer Systems, Ladyville, Belize

Reasons for rejecting other applicants
Business Computer Systems
Tender (quote) was not considered compliant on the following aspects of the technical specifications: provided alkaline batteries and not Lithium batteries as requested.

Fultec Systems
Tender (quote) was not the least expensive of those tenders which were technically compliant;

For details download full pdf documents below.

Consultancy – Water Quality Monitoring Programme – Key Biodiversity Areas

Request for Expression of Interest for Consultancy Services – Water Quality Monitoring Programme and Protocol

Grant No: P130474
Consultancy:
i. Preparation of a Comprehensive National Water Quality Monitoring Programme and Protocol.
ii. Implement a Water Quality Monitoring Programme in one of the six KBAs to assess aquatic threats to freshwater biodiversity.
iii. Revision and Updating of the Department of the Environment and the Coastal Zone Management Authority’s Water Quality Laboratory Manual.

The Government of Belize with the assistance of the World Bank is implementing the project entitled “Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize (KBA)” with Grant funding from the Global Environment Facility “GEF” and has appointed the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAFFESD) for the overall implementation of the Project with the fiduciary support provided by the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT).  

The detailed terms of reference for the consultancy can be request from procurementofficer@pactbelize.org.

KBA and PACT now invite eligible consulting firms to indicate their interest in providing the services. In submitting its Expression of Interest, a firm should provide information demonstrating that it has the required and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are:

1. The firm’s experience in conducting similar assignments.
2. A member of the firm has at least a Bachelor’s Degree in an Environmental Chemistry or related science with 5 years of experience in water quality monitoring for biological and habitat monitoring including methodologies, manual and protocol development and laboratory protocol and procedures.
3. The firm has a Biologist with at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology or aquatic ecology or related field with 5 years of experience in ecological assessment.
4. Experience in the natural resource management sector in Belize is an asset.

Expressions of Interest must be submitted in the English language and emailed to procurementofficer@pactbelize.org by 4:00 pm on Monday, 7th January 2019.

The sealed envelope containing the Expression of Interest must include the name and address of the applicant and should be clearly marked with the title of the consultancy for which they are applying.

PACT shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.

Consultancy – Institutional Development Specialist (Extended)

Consultancy for an Institutional Development Specialist

Grant No: P130474

KBA and PACT are seeking to recruit an Individual Consultant with the critical minimum requirements listed below:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Management, or a closely related field;
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience in the environmental compliance, monitoring and management;
  • Familiar with the policies, legislation and procedures associated with environmental management in Belize;

The detailed terms of reference for the consultancy can be request from procurementofficer@pactbelize.org.

The consultancy is expected to be for a period of ten (10) months commencing in October 2018.

KBA and PACT now invite individual consultants interested in undertaking the assignment to submit their Statements of Capability. In submitting their Statements of Capability, applicants should be aware that they will be assessed based on the following areas:
(a) Qualifications,
(b) Experience of the individual relative to the particular assignment, and
(c) Availability of Candidate for the proposed consultancy period.

Statements of Capability can be sent to procurementofficer@pactbelize.org or mail one (1) original and three (3) hard copies to the address below by 4:00 p.m. November 12th, 2018 to:

Procurement Officer – KBA, Protected Areas Conservation Trust, 3 Mango Street, Belmopan Tel: 822-3637

The sealed envelope containing the Expression of Interest must include the name and address of the applicant and should be clearly marked:

Statement of Capability: “Institutional Development Specialist”

PACT shall not be bound to defray any costs incurred by applicants in preparing and submitting statements of capability.

For details on skills needed and benefits, click on the image below to download full pdf document.