Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) has been entrusted by the Governments of the Dominican Republic and Haiti and the European Union with the management of the “Trade Component” of the Programme “Development of Bilateral Trade in the Context of the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement”, funded by the European Union under the 10thEuropean Development Fund (EDF) FED/2012/295-834.
This component of the bi-national programme will seek to enhance the overall business and investment climate of Haiti and the Dominican Republic as well as the international perception and image of the same.
Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export), in collaboration with the Center of Facilitation of Investment of Haiti (CFI) and the Center of Export and Investment of the Dominican Republic (CEI-RD), invites proposals from qualified contractors to provide consultancy services for the Development of a Joint Investment Promotion Strategy (JIPS) and Implementation Plan for Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Contractors are invited to submit a detailed technical proposal that demonstrates their capacity to undertake the assignment and a financial proposal.
The assignment, detailed in the attached Terms of Reference (TOR) is geared towards the contracting of a consultant or a team of consultants to develop a Joint Investment Promotion Strategy, Implementation Plan and Budget for Haiti and the Dominican Republic. This strategy will focus on the mutual development of opportunities that the two countries can offer in order to attract foreign direct investment (FDI), with the aim of mutually reinforcing their attractiveness, performance and potential as competitive FDI locations.
The scope of works is defined in the attached terms of reference, Appendix 1. Suitable applicants (consortia or firms), must submit a proposal (including a technical and a financial sub-section) that seeks to achieve the stated objectives.
All proposals are to be addressed to:
Deputy Executive Director
c/o: Mr. Escipion Oliveira
Caribbean Export Development Agency
C/Pedro Henriquez Ureña 150
Torre Diandy XIX, 7mo piso
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Proposals may be sent via email to the attention of Ms. Ileana Tejada at: firstname.lastname@example.org copied to email@example.com.
The deadline for all submissions is 11 March 2014 at 4:30 pm (AST). Late submissions will not be accepted.