Go International is a European Union (EU) funded three year project being implemented by Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) as lead agency in partnership with Centric Austria International (CAI) as international partner and World Vision Advocacy Forum (WVAF) as national partner, started from January 2013. The project has been prepared to support the Nepal Trade Integration Strategy (NTIS-2010) in line with the Trade Facilitation and Economic Capacity Building of EU to Nepal (2007-2013) for improving trade and export opportunities on identified goods and services for inclusive growth and employment generation in Nepal. The overall objective of the project is to improve the livelihoods of marginalized, poor and women would be entrepreneurs through Inclusive Economic Growth in Nepal
The outcome is to contribute in establishment of Regional Services Development Centres (SDCs) for Trade Advisory Services (TAS) and Business Development Services (BDS) including information sharing, networking, exchange of good practices and trade business opportunities.
Target Groups in the project are: CNI chapters, SMEs, Traders, Associations and Government Agencies.
The project has identified ten products namely Tea (Ilam) and Cardamom (Panchathar) from EDR of Nepal, Silver Jewellery (Lalitpur) and Ginger (Palpa) from CDR, Chyangra Pashmina Product (Kathmandu) and Tourism (Rupandehi) from WDR, Medicinal Herbs/Essential Oils (Jumla) and Lentil (Banke) from MWDR and Handmade Paper/Paper Products (Dadeldhura) and Wool Products (Darchula) from FWDR.
The Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI), is a representative body of private sector, is the lead agency for this project, World Vision Advocacy Forum (WVAF) is a national level non-governmental organization, dedicated to advocating and strengthening the capacity of women, and poor and excluded communities to claim their rights to participate in decisions and influence public policy. The Center for Environmental Training and International Consulting (CAI), Austria-based agency, develops and implements capacity building projects and provides related technical assistance on emerging market countries.
With this background, Go International Project is going to hire a consultant to conduct Final Project Evaluation to be completed within stipulated time. Terms of reference (ToR) is as here under,
3. SCOPE OF WORK
Consultant will carry Final Project Evaluation as mentioned below but not limiting to:
C. FIELD VISIT/MEETINGS:
Total 60 working days
Masters Degree in relevant subject with five years of relevant experience