The Government of the Republic of Maldives through the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE) is implementing the “Solid Waste Management System in Zone 1 under the project for the “Provision of Water Supply, Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Project” financed by OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and intends to procure the services of a consultancy firm to develop the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report for five (05) islands and Environmental Management Plan for 14 (fourteen islands) for the Establishment of Island Waste Management Centres in Zone 1, administered by the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE).
This assignment includes preparation of EIA works for the establishment of Island Waste Management Centres for the 5 islands (Ha. Maarandhoo, Ha. Uligamu, Sh.Feydhoo, Sh. Kan’ditheemu and Sh. Lhaimagu) and preparation of EMP works for the establishment of Island Waste Management Centres for the 14 islands (Ha. Molhadhoo, Ha. Muraidhoo, Ha. Thakandhoo , Hdh. Finey, Hdh. Hirimaradhoo, Hdh. Kumundhoo, Hdh.. Kurin’bi, Hdh. Makunudhoo, Hdh.Neykurandhoo, Hdh. Nolhivaram, Hdh. Vaikaradhoo, Sh. Bileiyfahi, Sh. Feevah & Sh. Noomara).
The overall tasks are to undertake the application process for the EIA and EMP works of the assignment, undertake the scoping or screening wherever applicable for the assignment, undertake field data collection survey and develop the EIA and EMP report as per the approved Terms of Reference by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) after the scoping meetings.
The Ministry of Environment and Energy now invites eligible consultants to submit proposals according to the TOR. The detail terms of reference for the consultancy is available to download from the ministry’s website (www.environment.gov.mv)
Proposals must be delivered in a sealed envelope titled “Consultancy Services for the Development of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for five (05) islands and Environmental Management Plan for fourteen (14) islands for the Establishment of Island Waste management Centers in Zone 1” to the address below on 16th January 2017 at 1200 hours local time. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidder’s representatives at the address below on 16th January 2017 at 1200 hours.
OFID Project Management Unit
Ministry of Environment and Energy
Green Building, Handhuvaree Hingun,
Maafannu, Male’, 20392,
Republic of Maldives