REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANCY FIRM FOR THE UNDERSTANDING RISK – MICROZONATION STUDIES (073611)

The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) was established in 1996 as a component of the Government of Jamaica’s strategy to reduce poverty.  The Fund promotes, appraises, finances and supervises social and economic infrastructure projects, including schools, roads, agro-processing, water, sanitation, health centres, community centres, homes for children and the elderly, as well as, vocational skills training, counselling, parenting, life skills, education and organizational strengthening.  The Government of Jamaica has received a loan from the World Bank towards the cost of the JAMAICA DISASTER VULNERABILITY REDUCTION PROJECT (JDVRP). The Jamaica Social Investment Fund as the executing agency, intends to apply part of the proceeds of this loan to cover payments under this contract.  The project requires the services of a Consultancy Firm to conduct microzonation studies in eight (8) locations across Jamaica - Port Maria, Manchioneal, Ocho Rios, Morant Bay, Black River, Savanna-la-Mar, Alligator Pond and Portland Cottage.  Please visit the JSIF website, http://www.jsif.org to view the detailed Terms of Reference and the EOI Submission Standard Forms.    Expressions of Interest (EOIs) should be submitted in the formats provided on the  EOI Submission Standard Forms and  must be delivered to the address below or emailed to contracting@jsif.org  before 5:00 p.m. on  Wednesday, January 29, 2020.    

Collection Period: 
Monday, January 6, 2020 - 9:30am to Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 5:00pm