32143-013: Community-Based Early Childhood Development
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
Date of First Listing: 04 Dec 2006
Consulting services by firms or individuals financed by ADB will be awarded in accordance with Guidelines: on the Use of Consultants by the Asian Development Bank and its Borrowers. Consulting services financed under the loan will be for project management and capacity building for local administration. A total of 642 person-months of consulting services (23 person-months international and 438 person-months domestic) will be required in management, early childcare and education, and PHC.
Equipment, materials, goods, and services financed by ADB's loan will be procured in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on Procurement and follow ADB's procedures for international competitive bidding (ICB) for contract valued at $500,000 or more; (ii) international shopping (IS) for contracts below $500,000; (iii) local competitive bidding (LCB) or (iv) direct purchase (DP) for items with a value less than $50,000. Due to the small and scattered nature of rehabilitation of physical facilities, civil works will be carried out through LCB to promote private sector development, local employment, and continuity in future maintenance work.