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Legal Consultant for Mozambique Water Utility PPP(s)
Expression of InterestDeadline
28-Jan-2013 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)
Language of Notice
MZ - Mozambique
The World Bank intends to finance the assignment/services under TrustFunds:BB - BANK BUDGETTF010001 - Public Private Partnerships- PEP Africa
The consultant will be a firm.
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: 1094532 - Legal Consultant for Mozambique Water Utility PPP(s) Assignment Countries:- Mozambique ASSIGNMENT DESCRIPTIONIFC has been retained by the Government of Mozambique to attract private sector participation to AdeM, the water utility inMaputo as well as the three regional water utilities operating outside Maputo. As part of its engagement, IFC seeks a legal consultant to assist in the following activities:i. Review all applicable laws, existing regulatory framework, Government and Municipality resolutions and other aspects of thelegal and statutory framework, as applicable to FIPAG, AdeM and the Regional Operating Companies, including theresponsibilities and relationships of relevant government entities at different levels, in order to identify the opportunities, issuesand constraints that would/could arise with the introduction of private participation in the operation of water system and deliveryof water services to ensure the legal feasibility of possible transactionsii. With respect to AdeM, define the conditions to receive another Affermage license to be awarded through international publicbidding, in particular examing:- Requirements regarding to liquidation of the entity- Labor status and applicable law- Pension fund- Identify if AdeM can be used as the incorporated entity receiving a new Affermage license