The Public Private Partnership Unit (PPPU) is established under Section 8 of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Act, 2013 as a Special Purpose Unit within the National Treasury of the Government of Kenya (GOK).
The PPP Unit's focus is to serve as the secretariat and technical arm of the PPP Committee, which is mandated with assessing and approving PPP projects in the country.
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The main objectives of the Advisor’s assignment are to:
1. Provide the requisite specialist technical advice and support to the PPP Unit to carry out its mandate to assist Contracting Authorities, across various sectors and county governments, to identify, select, appraise, approve, negotiate and monitor PPP projects throughout their life cycle
2. Assist the PPP Unit in establishing and operationalising systems and frameworks to ensure compliance with the PPP Act, as well as the regulations thereto.
Deadline for submission of Expressions of Interest is Monday 12th October 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time.
The PPP Pipeline Status Report gives progress status of the seventy one (71) projects being implemented as Public Private Partnertships in Kenya
The Government of Kenya (GoK) in conjunction with the World Bank is implementing a four-year Infrastructure Finance and Public Private Partnerships Project (IFPPP) whose overall development objective is to increase private investment in the Kenyan infrastructure market by improving the enabling environment to generate a pipeline of bankable PPP projects. This objective will be achieved through the provision of technical expertise and building capacity to implement the Government’s Public Private Partnerships (PPP) National program. The Project Implementation Unit (PIU) is established to implement the IFPPP Project and ensure that the operational, safeguards, procurement, disbursement, monitoring, and reporting aspects of the Project are implemented in accordance with the Financing Agreement and the Project Implementation Manual (PIM). The Project Implementation Unit (PIU) is looking for a highly motivated Kenyan to fill the position of Safeguards Specialist for a period of one (1) year renewable based on performance:
ï‚· At least a Master’s degree in Environmental Management or environmental-related training.
ï‚· Fluency in spoken and written English is essential.
ï‚· At least 5-years relevant experience;
ï‚· Participated in similar environmental assessment studies in Kenya;
ï‚· Have robust knowledge of institutional systems for the environmental review and approval of
development projects in the country;
ï‚· Special considerations will be given to individuals who have knowledge of the setting of the proposed
PPP projects and have proven track records on the preparation of World Bank safeguards and environmental sustainability documents;
Deadline for submission of Applications is Friday 11th September 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time.