Project details


Project title

KAZ GIFP - International Climate Finance Mobilization Specialist

Country Programme / Action Plan
Tender / Procurement notice
10 Jul 2020
1 Aug 2020


1 August 2020


2 August 2020


73 925 USD

Procurement type

Individual consultants


52312-002 Package Climate Finance

Funding Agency

ADB - Asian Development Bank, GCF - Green Climate Fund

Estimated duration

88 days




  Deadline of Submitting EOI: 02-Aug-2020 11:59 PM Manila local time

Selection Profile

Consultant Type: Individual

Selection Method: Individual Consultant Selection (ICS)

Source: International

Technical Proposal: Not Applicable

Selection Title: KAZ GIFP - International Climate Finance Mobilization Specialist

Package Number:

Package Name:

Advance Action:  Yes:

Total Inputs: 88 Working Days

Consulting Services Budget: USD 74,000

Budget Type:  Estimated:

Approval Number:

Approval Date:

Estimated Short-listing Date: 29-Jul-2020

Estimated Commencement Date: 03-Aug-2020

Open to non-Member Countries:  No:

Additional Information

Possibility of contract extension:  Not known

Possibility of consideration for downstream assignment:  Not known

Country of assignment: Kazakhstan

COVID-19 Related Assignment No

Contact Information

Project Officer: Ruslan Kurmanbekov

Designation: Financial Sector Specialist Asian Development Bank



Primary | Agency | Country | Agency Role | Person

 D | A | M | U Entrepreneurship Development FundKazakhstanExecuting AgencyMarua Utezhan |

Publishing History

Typed | Publication Date | Published By | Duration of Advertisement | Deadline

Original | 10-Jul-2020 | Catherine C. Debalucos | 18 DAYS | 27-Jul-2020 |

Terms of Reference (Individual Consultant)

Expertise: Climate Finance

Expertise Group: Finance and Investment

Consultant Source: International

TOR Keywords: Climate Finance

Objective and Purpose of the Assignment

The specialist will assist ADB in conducting due diligence and preparing documentary requirements for

the submission of a funding proposal to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and similar institutions able to

provide funding for the climate mitigation and adaptation projects. The consultant will work with the

partner agencies and other TA consultants to obtain and analyze data. The consultant will also be

expected to interact with project stakeholders as needed and directed by the supervising ADB staff.

Scope of Work

The consultant's work will focus mainly on helping the ADB team deliver a funding proposal to Green

Climate Fund (GCF) and address comments from GCF, if any.

Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output

Major responsibilities include, although not limited to, the following activities:

(i) collect, analyze and prepare reports to support and comply with the requirements of GCF/similar

institution's funding proposal;

(ii) assist ADB in revising the funding proposal to address and incorporate feedback from stakeholders;

(iii) provide inputs for the design of Kazakhstan Green Investment Finance Project, to enhance the

feasible climate change mitigation and adaptation components of the project in line with the criteria of

the GCF/fund source; and

(iv) any other task as instructed by supervising ADB staff.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

(i) at least 7 years of relevant experience of working in their field of expertise, experience in

Kazakhstan will be an advantage, including experience working with GCF and other similar institutions;

(ii) relevant educational background;

(iii) a deep understanding of Green Climate related issues, and proven strong background in their area

of expertise.

(vi) strong client focus, excellent English written and verbal skills, and good team coordination.

Minimum General Experience: 10 Years

Minimum Specific Experience (relevant to assignment): 7 Years

Regional/Country Experience:  Desired

Schedule and Places of Assignment (chronological and inclusive of travel)

Schedule Type


Max. Working Days/Week

Home Office 5

Field 6

City and Country Working Days Estimated Start Date Estimated End Date Other Details (use if place selected is Others)

Home Office, Other 88 14-Aug-2020 15-May-2021 (dates are indicative)



Cost Estimate:

Cost Items Amount in USD

Remuneration and Other Expenses

All activities and inputs in the TOR but not limited to remuneration, per diem, air travel, miscellaneous travel expenses, report preparation, production, and transmission, land transportation, communications, etc. 72,391

Contingency 1,534