The Central Statistical Agency (CSA) Wants To Selection & Employment of Consultancy Service Providing Firm for Revision of Statistics Law -Consultancy Service on What Should Be the Content and Proposed Structure of the New Statistics Law Based on the Un Fundamental Principles and African Charter of Statistics with Detailed Implementation Strategy and Monitoring Procedure




Reference No. ET-CSA-155440-CS-QCBS

The Central Statistical Agency (CSA) has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the ESPES – IPF, and intends to apply part of the proceeds to consulting services. The Service include Selection & employment of consultancy service providing firm for Revision of Statistics law -Consultancy service on what should be the content and proposed structure of the new statistics law based on the Un Fundamental Principles and African Charter of Statistics with detailed implementation strategy and monitoring procedure.

The main purpose of national consultant will be to develop revised statistical act for central statistical agency and national statistical system of Ethiopia including draft regulation for the application of the act by analyzing gaps with current statistical act of 442/2005 and taking into account country context, internationally accepted standards, the Fundamental Principle of Official Statistics and African Charter of Statistic.

The CSA now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information – company profile demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.

The shortlisting criteria are:

  1. Organizational structure and General experience of the Firm in years: 20%
  2. Adequacy for the Assignment (relevant experience in the similar assignments: 80% Total weight: 100% (Those scored 70% and above will be short listed). The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants (under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants) by World Bank Borrowers [insert correct title and date of applicable Guidelines edition as per legal agreement (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the QCBS method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours (9:00 AM in the morning – 4:00 PM in the afternoon) Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by on or before 31-March-2020 at 2:30 PM

Central Statistical Agency (CSA), Head office; Piassa, behind or about 300 meters to the South-East of Tayitu Hotel;

Procurement and Property Administration Directorate;

New Building, Block # 2, 2nd Floor;

Tel. +251 11 111 84 95, Fax: +251 11 111 54 70;


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