"A Centre of PPP Expertise"

  • 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.

Read more...

Recent News

Job Opportunity: Safeguards Specialist (Re-advertisement)
Date : 31-Aug-2015

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: 

  1.        (a) Qualification

    • ï‚·  At least a Master’s degree in Environmental Management or environmental-related training.

    • ï‚·  Fluency in spoken and written English is essential.

    • (b) Experience

    • 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; 

  2. Deadline for submission of Applications is Friday 11th September 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time. 

 

Read more...
Draft PPP Manual
Date : 18-Aug-2015

The PPP Unit has developed a Draft PPP Manuall as a guide to PPP Practice in the country. The draft is herewith attached. Stakeholders are invited to send written submissions on the draft through our email address, info@pppunit.go.ke by Close of Business 4th September 2015

Read more...
PPP Pipeline Status Report, July 2015
Date : 11-Aug-2015

This report provides the current status of the seventy one (71) projects in the PPP Pipeline in Kenya.

Read more...
Job Opportunity: Safeguards Specialist
Date : 27-Jul-2015

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 Kenya

(a) Qualification • At least a Master’s degree in Environmental Management or environmental-related training. • Fluency in spoken and written English is essential.

(b) Experience • At least 5-years relevant experience; • Participated in similar environmental assessment studies in Kenya; • Have robust knowledge of institutional systems for the environmental review and approval of development projects in the country; • 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; Complete Application documents (curriculum vitae 

Deadline for submission of Applications is Wednesday 12th August 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time. 

Read more...
EoI,Transaction Advisory for Proposed Export Quarantine System& Livestock Export Zones
Date : 27-Jul-2015

The African Union – Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) requests proposals from eligible consultants for the provision of Transaction Advisory Services for the Proposed Establishment of An Export Quarantine System and Livestock Export Zones in the Coastal Area of Kenya to facilitate regional and international livestock trade through a Public Private Partnership (PPP) Arrangement.

The deadline for submission of proposals is 21 st August, 2015 at 15h00. Clarifications should be addressed to: e-mail: sadou.abdoulwahidou@au-ibar.org. 

Read more...
PPP Pipeline Status Report
Date : 12-Jul-2015

  The PPP Pipeline Status report gives the current status of the seventy one (71) projects in the National PPP Priority List.

Read more...
EoI, Transaction Advisor for 140MW Olkaria Geo-thermal plant through PPP
Date : 08-Jul-2015

The objective of the Transaction Advisor (TA) assignment is to assist KenGen with the competitive procurement of a Project Sponsor/Developer for the design, finance, supply, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance of the 140MW Olkaria VI Geothermal Power Plant through a PPP arrangement. The TA will prepare a feasibility study consistent with the PPP Act, recommend the best PPP model for the procurement, advise KenGen on the optimum risk allocation and the resultant contract structure, develop transaction documents for the procurement and provide transaction advisory support through to financial close of the project.

     Deadline for submission of Expressions of Interest is Monday 20th July 2015 at 1600 hours Kenyan local time.

Read more...
PPP Pipeline Status Report, May 2015
Date : 11-Jun-2015

http://www.bwbacon.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/graph.png

The PPP Pipeline Status report provides the current status of the Sixty Nine (69) projects in various stages of implementation. For more details, please get in touch with the Contracting Authority (Implementing Agency)

 

 

Read more...
Bidders Queries on the EoI for Transaction Advisors for PPP Projects
Date : 25-May-2015

The PPP Unit offers the following responses to bidders queries on the EOI for Transaction Advisors for PPP projects. The EOI Closes on 4th June 2015

Read more...
EoI, Consultancy for architectural& Engineering Designing of Office Space
Date : 22-May-2015

Objective

The main objective of the consultancy is to refurbish the existing office space (and support facilities) into a modern office layout reflecting the latest trends in the design of government offices and create an environment that is conducive to work in. The modern design shall be reflected in the use of materials, the office equipment, partitions, and provision of IT facilities, fixed and movable furniture.

Read more...
PPP Pipeline Progress Report, April 2015
Date : 16-May-2015

http://www.scienceclarified.com/photos/graphs-and-graphing-3080.jpg

The PPP Pipeline Progress Report gives the most recent status of the sixty nine (69) projects in the National Priority Details. For more information, please get in touch with the Contracting Authority i.e. the implementing agency.

Read more...
Addendum- Prequalification of TA services for PPP projects
Date : 11-May-2015

The PPP Unit wishes to announce this addendum to 'Prequalification of TA Services for PPP projects' earlier issued

Read more...

PPPs in the Press

  • Public private partnership to contribute towards realization of Vision 2030
    Read more... (Source - Youtube - NTV)
  • Toll stations to be opened on Nairobi's Southern Bypass & the Nairobi-Nakuru Highway
    Read more... (Source - Youtube - NTV)
  • Government scouts for local investors to partner with in major infrastructure projects.
    Read more... (Source - Youtube - KTN)
  • Gov't To Create Viability Gap Fund In Support Of PPPs
    Read more... (Source - Youtube - K24)

First mover projects

The below represents the "First Mover" projects of the highest priority for IFPPP support:

  • Kisumu Port

    Kisumu Port is located in Kisumu County...

    Read more...

Principal Secretary's Message

Cabinate Secretary

Vision 2030, the country’s development blueprint, aims to create a globally competitive and prosperous nation, with a high quality of life, by the year 2030. To achieve this feat, there needs to be a deliberate...

Read more...

PPPU Director’s Message

Director

In nearly every country adopting PPPs as a broad instrument of policy, the need has been recognized for a “Centre of PPP expertise” which is the Vision vested with our Mission “To introduce and communicate the PPP policy...

Read more...

PPPU's Mandate

PPP Mandata.jpg

Under the PPP Act 2013, the PPP Unit is mandated to articulate the PPP policy so that its objectives and mechanisms are understood by Contracting Authorities and State agencies, funders, contractors, the press and the general public.

Read more...

Workshops & Seminars

Conference & Workshops.jpg

  • Past PPP Workshops & Seminars
  • Upcoming PPP Workshops & Seminars
Read more...