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National consultant for development of Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska - Climate Change Mitigation Expert
|Location :||Home Based with Travel Within BiH - Sarajevo, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA|
|Application Deadline :||27-Sep-20 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||Individual Contract|
|Post Level :||National Consultant|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Duration of Initial Contract :||October 2020 - May 2021|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||Up to 30 working days|
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
NOTE: Signed Offeror’s Letter to UNDP Confirming Interest and Availability - https://www.ba.undp.org/content/dam/bosnia_and_herzegovina/docs/Operations/Jobs/Offerors%20Letter%20to%20UNDP%20Confirming%20Interest%20and%20Availability.docx - Letter to UNDP Confirming Interest and Availability.docx - to be sent to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with Subject: Job ID 93961.
The objective of the project “Catalyzing Environmental Finance for Low-carbon Urban Development” is to leverage investment for transformational shift towards low-carbon urban development in Bosnia and Herzegovina thereby promoting safer, cleaner, and healthier cities and reducing urban GHG emissions. To enable this transformational shift, the Project facilitates implementation of technically and economically feasible low-carbon solutions in key urban sectors and promote their wider uptake by municipalities and private sector via dedicated financial mechanism established within the national environmental finance framework. The Project also accelerates the implementation of a policy and regulatory framework relevant for the concept of low-carbon urban development in BiH.
To this end, the project facilitates investment in technically and economically feasible low-carbon solutions in key urban sectors, and then promote their wider uptake by municipalities and the private sector via dedicated financial mechanism and funding windows established within the environmental finance frameworks in BiH, as well as by accelerating implementation of a favorable policy and regulatory framework at the entity and national levels. The project facilitates the transformation of the market for low-carbon urban solutions by creating and expanding opportunities for businesses such as ESCOs and waste management companies to get involved in the provision of low-carbon services and products in cities.
The Project has been financed by Global Environment Facility (GEF) and is directly implemented by UNDP Bosnia and Herzegovina Country Office.
Under Component 4, UrbanLED Project cooperate with relevant public authorities at the entity/sub-national level and provide technical support to design and adopt policies and legislative documents relevant to the concept of low-carbon urban development.
The purpose of this consultancy is to provide support to the RS Ministry of Spatial Planning, Civil Engineering and Ecology for the development of the draft Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Consultant will conduct detail analysis of all relevant aspects of institutional and legislative framework within the sectors relevant for climate change. The findings of these analysis will be used as starting point for development of legal provisions under the Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska.
The consultant will be responsible for the following:
The National consultant will implement these activities under direct supervision of the RS Ministry for spatial planning, civil engineering and ecology and UNDP Project Manager (who will approve and confirm the quality of outputs) to complete all activities specified in this Terms of Reference. National consultant will work in close cooperation with other three national consultants engaged for the development of the Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska (adaptation expert, economist, and legal expert). To achieve mutual understanding and coordination of activities on development of the Law, RS Ministry of spatial planning, civil engineering and ecology of RS will establish the Working group on development of the Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska. Engaged national consultant will be member of this working group.
It is envisaged that the level of effort for these tasks will not exceed 80 expert days including potential field visits to relevant institutions across BiH, as needed. The assignment will not require presence in the UNDP premises. The assignment will include regular consultation/clarification meetings with the members of the Working group on development of the Law on Climate Change of Republika Srpska.
Required Skills and Experience
Qualifications as stated in the ToR
Technical Evaluation Criteria
Individual will be evaluated based on the following methodology:
When using this weighted scoring method, the award of the contract should be made to the candidate whose offer has been evaluated and determined as:
Interested candidated must submit the following documents/information to demonstrate their qualifications:
Please scan all above mentioned documents and upload as one attachment only online through this website.