The International consultant shall prepare a review of international best practice in establishment and operationalisation of management structure of international organization similar to GBPP, develop its constituent documents, governance structure, procedures on partners involvement and fund raising, as well as GBPP annual work plans. Annual work plans should reflect objectives of the relevant strategies/action plans of partners from Europe and Asian-Pacific region and the GBI and PP, post RIO+20 plans of Kazakhstan towards GG, and any new global agreements to be initiated in the course of undertaking this assignment.
Besides the desk work, the International Consultant will undertake at least one mission to the country in full collaboration with the UNDP Country Office (the “CO”). The mission will include consultations with key partners in:
- National Government, responsible for GG promotion as well as relevant sectoral ministries, including those involved in planning and finance;
- If needed relevant National institutions, including research and academia.
Assistance of Ministry of Environmental protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan (MEP RK):
MEP RK will provide the International Consultant with available international and national documents related to GG topic and ensure access to national and international stakeholders in the countries of Europe and Asian-Pacific region who are the partners of PP, if need be. National documents will be provided mainly in Russian, whereas international documents will be in English.
The MEP will make available, free of charge, paper and/or electronic copies of relevant studies, legal documents, etc., owned by the MEP or to which the MEP has rights, including GG studies, national/regional/territorial/sectoral programmes and other relevant materials.
Assistance of project team:
Project team is headed by Project coordinator. Project team will assist the International Consultant in organizing workshops/meetings with relevant stakeholders, but preparation of all materials, ensuring that all stakeholders are consulted and facilitating the discussions and reporting will be the International Consultant’s responsibility.
International Consultant should provide translation services for communication with national and international stakeholders as well as in delivering presentations and reports in the course of undertaking the assignment. The International Consultant is responsible for arranging their office space when on trips in Astana.