Call for Expression of Interest: Appointment of a professional service provider to develop an approach and methodology for the construction of interim sub-national forest reference emission levels for South Africa

The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF), in collaboration with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, is seeking to appoint (a) qualified service provider(s) to develop an approach and methodology for the construction of national forest reference emission levels (FRELs/FRLs) for South Africa.

The focus of this work is to develop national and sub-national FREL/FRL for South Africa as an interim measure that will be consistent with the methodologies used to construct GHG emissions and removals for “forests lands “of the national GHG inventory as per 2006 IPCC guidance and UNFCCC reporting guidance.

Only shortlisted bidders will be offered a virtual briefing session with the project steering committee on Microsoft Teams.

GIZ invites eligible and professional companies with legal local presence in South Africa to participate in this tender. Expression of Interest forms are available for download below until 11.09.2020. Completed forms must be submitted to ZA_Quotation@giz.de by 18.09.2020. Please quote reference 83361615 when submitting the documentation. Late submissions will not be accepted.