Tenders

 

Type: Multiple Items

 

Organization: British council Ethiopia

Dead Line: 2016-04-04

 

Tender Detail:

 

The British council in the United Kingdom’s international organization for educational opportunities and culture relation operating in more than 110 countries and terrifies worldwide and has been in Ethiopia for the last 71 years. We build trust and understanding between people worldwide by enabling them to share ideas and knowledge. We call these cultural relations”.

Social enterprises address social and environment problems through innovation solutions that improve people’s lives in our communities and societies. British council’s lives in our communities and societies. The British council’s global social enterprises programme draws on the uk experience in social enterprise to promote its growth around the world. We build capacity in the sector, forge international networks, and support policy leaders to create ecosystems in which social enterprise and social investment can thrive. Our work supports positive social change, inclusive growth and sustainable development while building trust and creating opportunities between the uk and other countries.

The British council is implemented a 2 year pilot project “support for social enterprises in east Africa”. The project is funded by the European Union and implemented in Ethiopia and Kenya. The overall objective of this project is to support vulnerable populations to access ‘social protection, health, education and jobs therefore supporting ‘inclusive and sustainable economic growth for human development’

British council Ethiopia therefore wants to hire an experienced and competent firm/supplier to conduct ‘baseline survey for social enterprises in Ethiopia”

Requirement

Interested organizations are required to meet the following criteria:

  • The firm must be legally registered with the business license to do similar works in Ethiopia;
  • The firm needs to be competent with good track record in research management;
  • Previous experience of conducting high quality business sector studies preferably in an area related to entrepreneurship development
  • Evidence of the previous experience with research design, research methodology, data collection and analysis at national level.

Interested consulting firms/ suppliers with extensive experience in the areas of research management can find detailed requirements for the consultancy work in the terms of reference included in the request for proposal bid document which can be obtained from our website at http://ethiopia.britishcouncil.org/about/jobs. and prepare both technical and financial proposal for the bids and submit the British council office before 2:00 P.M on 4 April 2016.