The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to US$193,200 towards the cost of Technical Assistance for the Implementation of the Work Plan of the CARICOM Commission on the Economy Project and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under a contract for which this invitation is issued. Payments by CDB will be made only at the request of The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat and upon approval by CDB, and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
The CARICOM Secretariat, the Executing Agency, now wishes to procure consultancy services for Advisor, to the Chairman of the CARICOM Commission on the Economy.
The objective of the consultancy is to appoint a Technical Advisor who will drive the implementation of the activities identified in the Commission’s Work Plan, ensuring timely acceptance of recommendations by all stakeholders and adoption of recommended strategies, including Member State governments.
The duration of the assignment is expected to be for a period of 24 months.
The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat now invites interested eligible individual consultants to submit Expressions of Interest indicating qualifications and experience required to provide these consultancy services.