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RFP: Climate Change and Urban Development Studies for Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Deadline: 
Tuesday, 4 March, 2014
5.02.2014
Request for Proposal for Climate Change and Urban Development Studies for Tegucigalpa, Honduras

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has issued a Request for Proposal for the following consultancy: “Climate Change and Urban Development Studies for Tegucigalpa, Honduras.” The study forms part of the Emerging and Sustainable Cities (ESCI) which is co-financed by the Nordic Development Fund.
 
The overall development goal of this consultancy is to promote sustainable development in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The products outlined in the Terms of Reference will contribute to this goal by providing analytical inputs necessary for the application of the ESCI methodology and by developing important planning tools for city officials.

The studies that form part of this consultancy seek to achieve specifically the following:

a) The climate change mitigation assessment will provide the analysis and tools necessary to assess and reduce a city’s carbon footprint.
b) The disaster risk and climate change vulnerability assessment will allow getting a better understanding of the risks a city face from natural disasters in a changing climate and facilitate adequate planning.
c) The urban growth study will assess the urban footprint of a city and its dynamics under past, current, and expected future trends to inform and facilitate successful infrastructure and environmental planning at the city and regional level.

Proposals should be submitted to IDB and the deadline is 1:00 pm, March 04, 2014.

For more information

Request for Proposal #14-006: Climate Change and Urban Development Studies for Tequcigalpa, Honduras

NDF C40: Climate Change and Sustainable Cities

IDB: Emerging and Sustainable Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean