Notice for request for bid of firms or consultants to provide an Updated Marine Resource & Benthic Assessment in St John–St Mark coastal area.
Project name: Building Community Resilience and Ecosystem-Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Selected Communities along the West Coast in Grenada.
Grenada Community Development Agency – (GRENCODA) is an indigenous non-profit, non-partisan, non-governmental development agency committed to the development of Grenada’s rural communities. The Agency started in 1985, and was formally registered as a non-profit organization under the Grenada Companies Ordinance, 13 January 1986. The registered office is located on Lower Depradine Street in Gouyave in the Parish of St John – one of the rural parishes located on the West Coast of Grenada. The Agency exists “to provide guidance and support to rural individuals, families and communities to improve their quality of life. It does this by encouraging people’s participation in community-based initiatives, which will build self-reliance particularly among small farmers, low-income workers, women and youth.” The mission is grounded in a philosophy of gender equity and sustainable development that is inclusive and participatory.
The assessment exercise includes, inter alia:
- A comprehensive assessment of marine habitat and resources north of the current Gouyave MPA boundaries to refine the new boundaries of the MPA.
After pre-qualification and other tendering formalities, the job is planned to be awarded by Monday, 19 October 2020 for commencement of works by Monday, 26 October 2020. GRENCODA invites interested firms or consultants experienced in Marine Biology, Ecology, Fisheries or related background to collect the Terms of Reference document, free of cost, by requesting via email to [email protected], from 25 September until Monday, 12 October 2020. Such interested firms or consultants can also obtain a printed copy by visiting the GRENCODA Office. The deadline for the submission of requests for bid is on or before 11:59 p.m. GMT-4, on Monday, 12 October 2020, email entries to [email protected], if email is not available, entries may be dropped off.
Lower Depradine Street
Gouyave, St John, Grenada