REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (REoI) (CONSULTING SERVICES– INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT)
8 June 2023
Background Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) is a specialized technical institution of the African Union that strengthens the capacity and capability of Africa’s public health institutions as well as partnerships to detect and respond quickly and effectively to disease threats and outbreaks, based on data-driven interventions and programmes. [...] A grant agreement was signed between the African Union and the African Development Fund to support the African Union Commission, through the Africa CDC to strengthen capacities to prevent and contain COVID-19 in regional member countries. [...] Under the overall supervision of the Deputy Director General, the consultant will be expected to perform the following duties and responsibilities: • Provide legal services to the Africa CDC. [...] • Review and assist in drafting administrative contracts and agreements such as Memorandums of Understanding, Grant Agreements, Letters of Agreements, contracts of engagement of personnel, consultants and contracts awarded for the procurement of goods or services. [...] Duration of the assignment The duration of the assignment will start from the contract signature date to the end of the Project (currently planned on September 2024) and may be renewable beyond the initial period, subject to extension of the project duration, satisfactory performance, and the need as of business continuity.