Request for Expressions of Interest (Consulting Services)
For External Auditors of the African Development Bank Group
Financed Projects Arab Republic of Egypt
Strengthening the capacity of the Institute of National Planning (INP)
Academic and Research Sector Financing Agreement reference: 5500155008901
Project ID No: P-EG-KF0-002
The African Development Bank Group (the Bank) has been supporting the Government of Egypt (GOE) in its development efforts since 1974. A grant of U.A 1.2 million
Was approved on the 8th of May 2015 to finance the strengthening of the institute of the National Planning (INP).
The INP has received the grant from the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Middle Income Countries Trust Fund (MICTF) the Institute of National Planning (INP)
Has received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of the strengthening the Capacity of the institute of National Planning (INP), and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Hiring a Consultancy Firm For: Independent External Review of INP Project Financial Statements
The objective of the independent external review of the financial statement is to enable the practitioner to state whether on the basis of procedure which do not provide all the evidence that would be required in an audit, anything has come to the practitioner`s attention that causes the practitioner to believe that the financial statements are not prepared in all material respects in accordance with the applicable financial reporting framework (negative assurance).
Therefore, INP invites consulting firms to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested firms must provide a statement of capability and experience indicating that they are qualified to perform the services description of similar assignments and experiences, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc. As indicative periods, the first audit report will cover the period from grant agreement signature date 21 May 2015 to 31 December 2016,
And the second will cover the period from 01 January 2017 to project closing expected at 31 March 2018.
The disbursement rate is 23.67% as of October 2016.
Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services.
Eligibility criteria, establishing of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the African Development Bank`s Rules and Procedures for the use of Consultants (May 2008 and revised July 2012), Which is available on the Bank`s website http://www.afdb.org
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours (from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM). Expressions of interest including C.Vs and previous experience Must be delivered to the address below or by email before 14:00 December 12th, 2016
Stating: Independent External Review of INP Project Financial Statement and It could be also delivered in hard copy to the address below attn:
Mr Bahaa Darwesh Gamal Eldin (Procur. Expert) and Mr Mahmoud Gamal Eldin (Procur. Expert)
Institute of National Planning- PMU. Salah Salem Street, Nasr City – P.O. Box: 11765 – Cairo, Egypt
Tel./ Mobile/ Cell phone: 01001423413 / 01001754082
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