Notice of Expression of Interest for Procurement of a low carbon and climate resilient policies consultant for the Climate Change Project

PUBLISHED — 7th, September 2017

Procurement Reference Number:   KCCA/CONS/17-18/00087                                                   

  1. Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) received grants from the European Union to finance the implementation of the Climate Change Action Strategy: Developing and sharing the low carbon and climate resilient Kampala. The Project will run for 3 years.
  2. The Entity now invites eligible individual consultants to submit sealed expressions of interest for a low carbon & resilient Policies Consultant. The overall objective of the project is to build Kampala City’s resilience to the impacts of Climate Change and set the City on a low carbon emissions path which is in line with KCCA’S vision of transforming the City into a vibrant, attractive and sustainable city.
  3. Interested consultants should provide information demonstrating that they are eligible and possess the required qualifications to perform the services supported with relevant documentation.  
  4. The short listing criteria will include; 
  • A valid identity card, 
  • Advanced degree in Climate Sciences and/or Sustainable Development, Environmental modelling. 
  • Over 8 years’ experience in elaborating strategic documents related to sustainable development such as Low Carbon Development and Climate Resilient Strategy in both developed and developing countries 
  • A very good understanding of the ISO standards including; 90001, 14001, 50001 and their application to the subject matter.
  • Possess good knowledge in the SEACAP development process and possess good understanding of the Covenant of Mayors tool box
  • A  thorough understanding and appreciation of the global trend in climate change content and the opportunities at every level: international, regional, national, local
  • An appreciation of the climate finance  schemes that can be used to translate the city resilient strategy into action
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • High proficiency in spoken and written English. Knowledge of a second language will be an added advantage. 


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