|Procurement Process :||Other|
|Office :||UNDP Country Office – MAURITIUS|
|Posted on :||08-Aug-19|
|Development Area :||CONSULTANTS|
|Reference Number :||58267|
|Link to Atlas Project :|
00118422 – Engagement Facility for UNTIL Mauritius
Annex A Confirming Interest and Availability
Annex B-Model Contract _IC
Annex C – GCC_IC
|Overview :Project – 0011524 – Engagement Facility for Innovation Mauritius|
National Consultant for the Elaboration of a Feasibility Study and Strategy for the establishment of the United Nations Technology Innovation Lab (UNTIL) Mauritius
The UNDP and the Government of Mauritius are exploring to partner in establishing a UN Technology Lab (UNITIL) with the UN Secretariat Office of Information and Communication Technology (OICT) (www.until.un.org) to invent, incubate and accelerate technology-based products and services that address key identified thematic areas: SDG 14 – Life Below Water, SDG 13 – Climate Action, SDG 4 – Quality Education, SDG 10 – Reduced Inequalities.
UNTIL Mauritius will create a platform for collaborative problem solving in partnership with UN and its agencies, the Government of Mauritius, Private Sector, Academia and Civil Society. It will provide support in four different dimensions:
The UNTIL Lab in Mauritius will be integral part of the global UNTIL network that is operational in Finland, Egypt, India and Malaysia with several additional countries like Germany, Rwanda and Thailand expected to become operational in 2019-2020.
UNTIL also expects to share knowledge and concrete software solutions with other African countries through South-South Cooperation and make Mauritius as a landing pad and platform for Africa in technologically connecting with Asia, Australasia and Europe through the global UNTIL network.
UNDP Office in Mauritius is therefore seeking the services of (1) International Consultant for the Elaboration of a Feasibility Study and Strategy for the establishment of the United Nations Technology Innovation Lab (UNTIL) Mauritius.
Key results expected include:
Duration of the work
The assignment will be from30 August 2019 and 15 December 2019
Applications should be sent through emaill :firstname.lastname@example.org or before19 August 2019, Monday- Midnight, New York time (GMT+4 Mauritius time)
Annex A – Letter of confirmation of interest and availability and Submission of financial proposal