Call for Consultant to develop CEO Endorsement document, CBIT Project, Burkina Faso

Sunday 09 Dec 18

UNEP DTU Partnership (UDP) is providing support to the Government of Burkina Faso to develop the CEO Endorsement Document to access the Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency (CBIT) funds under the Global Environment Facility (GEF) for enhanced transparency activities.

GEF-CBIT will support Burkina Faso to build routine, concurrent and participatory monitoring, reporting and verification processes using existing mandates and institutions, by implementing the project “Capacity building for Burkina Faso’s transparency system for climate change mitigation and adaptation”.


The objective of the selected consultant is to develop the English version of the CEO Endorsement Document including all the annexes (referred below as project document) for the CBIT initiative of Burkina Faso. The work will be based on the PIF already developed and approved by the GEF (annex of these ToRs). The document should reflect the views of the national authorities and national stakeholders as well as the comments, suggestions and recommendations provided by UDP, UN Environment and the GEF along the process.

Click to read the complete Terms of Reference mentioning deliverables, qualifications required, payment and working arrangements in English and in French.

Scope of work

The local consultant has to coordinate and develop the elaboration of Burkina Faso ´s project document, working closely with UDP and the Government of Burkina Faso.

Activities of consultant include compiling data for the different sections of the project document; drafting, reviewing and completing the Global Environment Facility (GEF) full project document, including the GEF CEO Endorsement request document as well as all UN Environment annexes and appendices for the Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency (CBIT) project in Burkina Faso.


The contract period is expected to last 6 months from the day the contract is signed (with a partial dedication).


Fluency in both written and oral English and French is required to prepare satisfactorily the documents and organize the activities.

Application deadline

2nd January 2019

Requirements for the application

- CV
- A description (1 to 2 pages) of:
a) the approach that the consultant would take to cover the tasks mentioned above and
b) the way the consultant would engage with the national counterparts.

The CV and description can be submitted either in English or in French. To apply for this position, please email Denis Desgain ( and Merete Villum Pedersen (

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