|Title||REOIs on behalf of AfDB: Côte d'Ivoire - Gender Inclusive Finance and Women SME Case Studies in Africa|
|Submission Deadline||November 15, 2023|
|Posted on||November 1, 2023|
Developing an Enabling Financial Policy and Regulatory Environment for Women SMEs in Africa
Request for Expression of Interest – Firms : Côte d’Ivoire – Gender Inclusive Finance and Women SME Case Studies in Africa
Women Small and Medium Enterprise (WSME) Sector
Project ID No.: G-Z1-ID0-ZZZ-028
This is a Request for Expression of Interest (REOI) on behalf of AfDB towards the below scope.
This project aims to develop a series of case studies across 13 countries in Africa, each of which is at a distinct stage in its journey towards financial inclusion. The primary focus will be on improving access to finance for WSMEs, as well as broader financial inclusion initiatives. As of now, seven case studies covering the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Morocco, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Zambia, and Zimbabwe have already been completed. We are looking to extend this work by developing an additional set of 13 case studies. The services included in this project are:
AFI now invited eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing these services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.). Consultants may constitute joint-ventures to enhance their chances of qualification.
Eligibility criteria, establishment of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the African Development Bank’s “Procurement Policy for Bank Group Funded Operations” October 2015 which is available on the Bank’s website at http://www.afdb.org.
How to Apply
Interested applicants may follow this Link to the Official site for better reference and revert by email to AFI’s Procurement & Contracts Office at Procurement@afi-global.org by 15 November 2023 at 1700 hours, Côte d’Ivoire local time and mentioned “Gender Inclusive Finance and Women SME Case Studies in Africa“.