13/01/13 WBG eConsultant21/2https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org/wbgec/printform.html
Evaluation of an IFC Investment Project in a Colombia Port
Expression of InterestDeadline
30-Jan-2013 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)
Language of Notice
CO - Colombia
The World Bank intends to finance the assignment/services under TrustFunds:BB - BANK BUDGET
The consultant will be an individual.
SELECTION FOR CONSULTANTS BY THE WORLD BANKREQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTERESTElectronic Submissions through World Bank Group eConsultant2https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org/wbgec/index.html ASSIGNMENT OVERVIEW Assignment Title: 1094397 - Evaluation of an IFC Investment Project in a Colombia Port Assignment Countries:- Colombia ASSIGNMENT DESCRIPTIONIFC is seeking a consultant to evaluate a recent investment in a Colombian port. This will require fieldwork, interviews,literature reviews, triangulation, etc. The evaluation will launch in Feb/Mar 2013. Key questions include: a) What was IFCsadditionality in this project? To what extent did IFC support yield greater development results than would have been the casewithout IFC? Was there alternative financing (from IDB or CAF, for example)? b) Did IFC's investment help to improve theperformance of the port (costs, efficiency & quality, tariffs)? In what ways? c) Were expected financial, economic,environmental & social outcomes achieved? d) Has there been an effect of the project in regional growth? Country growth?What would be approximations of estimates of GDP multiplier effects? e) Has the investment increased competitiveness of regional firms and of Cartagena? f) Has this investment led to investments in Colombia ports? g) What can we say aboutimpacts on local populations?FUNDING SOURCEThe World Bank intends to finance the assignment / services described below under the following trust fund(s):- BANK BUDGETELIGIBILITYEligibility restrictions apply:[Please type list of restrictions]INDIVIDUAL / FIRM PROFILEThe consultant should be an individual.