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Tenders

The GICHD publishes tender notices on occasion. When calls for tenders are open, they are posted here. 

Tenders on mine action related projects issued by our partner organisations and key donors in mine action might also be posted here. Please note that for these announcements, we do not have any influence over the tender content or the awarding of contracts. All responses to, or questions on, these tenders should be made directly to the organisation issuing the tender.

 

Request for Offers | Organizational Development

The Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) is searching for a consultant with expertise in organizational design and development.  The consultant will partner with GICHD staff to guide and draft a pillar for our next strategy that focuses on “institutional development”.  This part of the strategy will ensure that internal practices reflect the values and principles that the GICHD follows in its work with/to the benefit of external stakeholders; how the Centre can ensure it remains fit for purpose as the working environment evolves; and what priorities should be pursued in the next strategic cycle to ensure that both of these aspects are realized.

Deadline for submission: 10 February 2022

Submit to: consultants(at)gichd.org and s.hellen(at)gichd.org

 

Request for Offers | AMAT Weapons and Ammunition Management Handbook

The Ammunition Management Advisory Team (AMAT) of Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) is searching for a consultant with over 10 years of experience in SALW, ammunition management and/or security sector reform to conduct research and lead the development of a handbook to build institutional capabilities for good governance, accountability and prevention of corruption in the life cycle management of small arms and light weapons and their ammunition.

Deadline for submission: 4 February 2022.

Submit to: consultants@gichd.org and n.amer@gichd.org

 

Request for Offers | Consultant in SMALL ARMS and LIGHT WEAPONS (SALW) 

The GICHD’s Ammunition Management Advisory Team (AMAT) wishes to engage an expert SMALL ARMS and LIGHT WEAPONS (SALW). The consultant will support a new effort to develop an internationally recognised conformity assessment system for the management of arms and ammunition. The consultant will lead the efforts to develop a framework for a validation system of SALW management practices, in accordance with technical guidelines in SALW management (notably the Modular Small Arms Control Implementation Compendium and other regional SALW best practices guidelines) and ISO conformity assessment methodologies (ISO series 17000).

Deadline for submission: 20 January 2022.

Submit to: consultants@gichd.org and n.amer@gichd.org

 

Request for Offers | CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT SYSTEMS

The GICHD’s Ammunition Management Advisory Team (AMAT) wishes to engage an expert in establishing CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT SYSTEMS. The consultant will support the development of an internationally recognised conformity assessment system for the management of arms and ammunition by providing AMAT and its partners with expert advice on the development of an internationally recognised system of conformity assessment schemes. The consultant will support the development of critical elements of the Arms and Ammunition Validation System (AAMVS) framework and also provide advice on the processes and direction for developing broad international support for the system.

Deadline for submission: 20 January 2022.

Submit to:  consultants@gichd.org and n.amer@gichd.org