Détails du projet

Vue d'ensemble

Titre du projet

Preparing the CAREC Corridors 3 and 6 Turkistan Road Network Improvement Project - Translator/Interpretor

Programme National / Plan d'Action
Tender / Procurement notice
23 jui 2020
1 aoû 2020


1 août 2020

Date limite

4 août 2020


9 190 USD

Type d'approvisionnement

Consultants indépendants


54217-002 Package Translator/Interpretor

Bailleur de fonds

ADB - Banque Asiatique de Développement

Durée estimée

66 Jours




   Deadline of Submitting EOI: 04-Aug-2020 11:59 PM Manila local time

Selection Profile

Consultant Type: Individual

Selection Method: Individual Consultant Selection (ICS)

Source: National

Technical Proposal: Not Applicable

Selection Title: Preparing the CAREC Corridors 3 and 6 Turkistan Road Network Improvement Project

Package Number:

Package Name: Translator/Interpretor

Advance Action:  No:

Total Inputs: 66 Working Days

Consulting Services Budget: USD 90,000

Budget Type:  Estimated:

Approval Number: 6538

Approval Date: 14-Jul-2020

Estimated Short-listing Date: 03-Aug-2020

Estimated Commencement Date: 16-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

Country of eligibility for national consultants: Same as country of assignment

COVID-19 Related Assignment No

Contact Information

Project Officer: Johan Georget

Designation: Transport Specialist Asian Development Bank

Email: jgeorget@adb.org


Primary | Agency | Country | Agency Role | Person

 Committee of RoadsKazakhstanImplementing AgencySatjan Ablaliev, Yerkebulan Suladiyarov |

 Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development formerly 'Ministry of Investments and Developments'KazakhstanExecuting Agency |

Publishing History

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

Original | 23-Jul-2020 | Johan Georget | 8 DAYS | 30-Jul-2020 |

Terms of Reference (Individual Consultant)

Expertise: Translation and Interpretation

Expertise Group: Translation & Editing

Consultant Source: National

TOR Keywords: Translation, Translator, Interpretation

Objective and Purpose of the Assignment

Overview. The technical assistance (TA) will support phase 1 of preparatory activities to help scope and

structure the proposed Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Corridors 3 and 6 Turkistan

Road Network Improvement Project (the project). TA activities include: (i) preparing a strategic

procurement plan and recommending a suitable contracting modality; (ii) reviewing alignment constraints

and strengthening the existing options analysis study; (iii) collecting initial environmental and social

safeguards data and support draft safeguards documentation; and (iv) defining subsequent project

activities, including identifying adequate TA sources and/or loan modalities for further project due


The ensuing project aims to improve the capacity, safety, and sustainability of the road network in

Kazakhstan's southern region of Turkistan by (i) financing the construction and performance-based

maintenance of a 102 kilometers road bypass of the city of Saryagash; and (ii) strengthening

institutional capacity in road safety and sustainability.

Individual consultants will prepare the following key outputs and activities:

1. Project Procurement Modality Assessed

1.1 Strategic Procurement Plan Prepared

1.2 Project Procurement Modality Options Defined

2. Feasibility Strengthened

2.1 Value Addition Options for Road Safety Identified

2.2 Alignment Reviewed

3. Preliminary Environmental and Social Safeguards Assessments Data Collected

3.1 Critical Habitat Impact Assessment Survey Conducted

3.2 Household Census Data and Poverty and Social Assessment Survey Collected

3.3 Feasibility Stage Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan and EIA Prepared

3.4 Stakeholder Consultations Carried Out

Scope of Work

The consultant will support all translation and interpretation services required between the Team

Leader, Deputy Team Leader, Environmental Specialist, Social Safeguards Specialist, COR, MIID, and ADB.

Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output

Provide assistance for all oral and written translation services to the project team and consultants

during the TA implementation period, between English–Kazakh–Russian as necessary; including but not

limited to meetings with the executing and implementing agencies, reports, presentation, public

consultation, translation of consultant outputs, and translation of relevant documents.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Education: Bachelor of arts, or science, or qualifications appropriate to the position

Experience: Preferably with 10-year of experience in providing English–Kazakh–Russian translation

services with international financial institutions, including translation during high level meetings and

other interactions with different government agencies, and translation of documents.

Minimum General Experience: 10 Years

Minimum Specific Experience (relevant to assignment): 7 Years

Regional/Country Experience:  Required

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 62 16-Aug-2020 11-Dec-2020

Other City, Kazakhstan 4 14-Dec-2020 18-Dec-2020 Saryagash



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. 8,890

Contingency 300