Request for Expressions of Interest – Local Advocacy Expert

Grant Agreement:                    81272853
Project Title:                             Delivering and Enabling the Environment for Regional                                                                     Capacity Development Products in the Water Sector in Albania
Location                                   Tirana, Albania
Type of Contract:                     Individual Contract (IC)
Duration of Assignment:         up to a maximum 16 working days over a duration of approx. 2.5                                                     months

The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania (SHUKALB) has received financing for a Grant titled “Delivering and Enabling the Environment for Regional Capacity Development Products in the Water Sector in Albania” in the frame of the project Regional Capacity Development Network (RCDN) for Water and Sanitation services in SEE.

In the framework of the Joint Advocacy Strategy with the Albanian Association of Municipalities (AAM), the Association for Local Autonomy (ALA), SHUKALB intends to apply part of the proceeds for the services of a local advocacy expert to develop a Position Paper on the topic of “Establishing a Regulatory Framework for Asset Management (AM) – for Municipalities”, and in the process support and moderate the stakeholder dialogue meetings to be organized. Under this assignment, the local expert will be contracted for the period from 01 October, 2021 and will complete the assignment 30 December, 2021, and the level of effort is estimated to be up to 16 working-days. More details about the required services are found in the Terms of Reference ToR document.

The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania now invites eligible experts, qualified individual consultants, to indicate their interest in undertaking this assignment. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services, and must submit an Expression of Interest, along with the detailed consultant’ CV, and a Financial Proposal (specifying the consultant daily fee in euro for the tasks specified in the ToR Document), to the below contacts.

Expressions of interest must be delivered electronically to the e-mail addresses below by 24 September, 2021.


Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania
Rruga “Pjeter Bogdani”, 39/1, K 5, 3
Njësia Bashkiake Nr. 5, Kodi Postar 1019, Tirane, Shqiperi
Attention: Jonida Ahmeti, Manager of Trainings and Professional Development
Telephone: (+355/4) 2245 101