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Recovery and Development Agency
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GOVERNMENT OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS
CDB No. 12/SFR-OR-BVI: REHABILITATION AND RECONSTRUCTION LOAN – HURRICANE IRMA PROJECT
CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR A SOCIAL AND GENDER SAFEGUARDS SPECIALIST
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
The Government of Virgin Islands (GOVI) has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to US$65,291,000 towards the cost of CDB No. 12/SFR-OR-BVI: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Loan – Hurricane Irma 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 GOVI 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 GOVI shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
The Virgin Islands Recovery and Development Agency, the Executing Agency, now wishes to procure the services of a Social and Gender Safeguards Specialist for the assignment in relation to the development/revision and then implementation of the RDA policies and procedures.