Job Opportunity: Safeguards Specialist
Date Published: 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. 

EoI,Transaction Advisory for Proposed Export Quarantine System& Livestock Export Zones
Date Published: 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: 

PPP Pipeline Status Report
Date Published: 12 Jul 2015

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

EoI, Transaction Advisor for 140MW Olkaria Geo-thermal plant through PPP
Date Published: 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.