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Natural Resources and Environment Research Institute (NRERI)

Request for Expressions of Interest ISO Consultant for Component2.2-IMWRM-AF

Mekong Integrated Water Resources Management Project (M-IWRMP): Additional Financing (AF)
Natural Resources and Environment Statistic Research Institute. (NRESRI)
Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MONRE)
IDA Project No.: M-IWRMP AF (P-159447)
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
ISO Consultant for Component 2.2-IMWRM-AF
(PROCUREMENT NO.: C2.2-ICS-002)

        The Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic towards the cost of the Mekong Integrated Water Resource Management Project (M-IWRMP): Additional Financing funded by the World Bank thru the International Development Association (IDA) intends to apply part of the proceeds to eligible payments under the Contract for which this Request for Expression of Interest is issued by Natural Resources and Environment Statistic Research Institute. (NRESRI) under the Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MONRE) as Implementing Agency for Component 2.2 of M-IWRMP-AF.

     The Mekong Integrated Water Resource Management Project (M-IWRMP) AF: Component 2.2 of NRESRI is seeking an ISO consultant to provide consultancy and technical support for the Component 2.2. The key objectives of this consultancy services are to prepare and support NRESRI to apply for laboratory accreditation ISO/IEC 17025:2017 of heavy metal parameter in a manner to ensure economy, efficiency and transparency.
Qualifications and Experience Required.
• At least Master in chemistry, environment science, environment engineering or closer related fields;
• Minimum (5) years’ experience on establishing a laboratory quality system in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025;
• Excellent communication skills including speaking and writing, English. Communications in Lao (speaking and writing) are beneficial.
• Familiarity with government and foreign aid project operations;
• Sophisticated in upgrading quality manual, standard operating procedure (method validation and uncertainty for chemical laboratory); internal quality control, risk management and other related laboratory quality system; Experiences in applying for laboratory accreditation ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and resolve corrective action.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 7.34, Approved Selection Methods for Individual Consultants, page 53-54 of the World Bank Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers; Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services dated July 2016 Revised November 2017 and August 2018, setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
Interested consultant should provide information indicating that you are qualified to perform the services (CVs with academic background including experience in similar conditions, description of similar assignments, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.).
Interested consultants may obtain copies of the detailed Terms of Reference (in English) for the assignment from the address below during office hours Monday to Friday, from 08:00 to 16:00 hours local time. Expressions of interest must be delivered by postal mail or e-mail to the address below or no later than 25 January 2021, 16:00 o’clock. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Mr. Sitthideth Nonthaxay
Component 2.2 Manager-MIWRMP
Natural Resources and Environment Statistic Research Institute. (NRESRI)
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Tel: (+856-20) 52220202;
E-Mail: s_nonthaxay@yahoo.com
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REOI-NRESRI ISO Consultant Dec.18. 2020. revised with PMU_WB comments_CA final