CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
CROPS & CATTLE – BUSINESS CASES DEVELOPMENT
The Grow PNG Limited is a non-profit subsidiary of Grow Asia Partnership Limited and an Australian funded-initiative under the PNG-Australia Partnership, established in 2019 in Lae, Morobe. It is supported by the World Economic Forum to implement the United Nations Sustainable Development Strategy on Sustainable Agriculture. Its primary focused is on Agricultural development in the Markham Valley.
Project Background Information.
Grow PNG has worked in the number of fronts to unlock agriculture and livestock development in the Markham valley. It has started with unlocking Land for Development, and has developed a Land Access Guide for farmers, ILG and local landowner groups, and is conducting training and awareness to those groups. It has also conducted soil sampling and testing and have developed satellite imagery of the valley pinpointing to possible sites for development. On agribusiness MSME, it has started work on improving access to markets, technology, and finance among others.
Grow PNG is now embarking on establishing groundwork to attracting crops and cattle specific investments in the Markham valley. This first lots of work will be on Peanut, Frozen Taro, Cocoa, Cattle, Maize/Corn, and plant and animal based fiber.
Grow PNG now seeks possible consultancy work on these six (6) different but related areas. The consultant(s) may bid for all, or part of this work in; developing survey instruments, administering surveys, data analysis with supporting literature reviews, development of business cases, and support disseminate of those in various forums, seminars, dialogues and workshops.
This work will commence end of July 2021. However, the following timeframes are observed;
- Design of Survey Instruments – July/August 2021.
- Administration of Surveys – September/October 2021.
- Data Analysis and Business Cases Report – October/November/December 2021.
Expression of Interest
Grow PNG calls for expression of Interests from consultant (s) who have background experiences in agriculture and business survey designs, survey
administrations, data analysis, and business cases write-up. The consultant(s) should be an established and experienced agribusiness, business, agriculture economic specialist
Interested consultant(s) may download a copy of Terms of Reference (ToR) from this link: https://www.growpng.org/opportunities
All applications must be received no later than 4:30pm Friday 23rd July 2021.
Executive Director Grow PNG Ltd
Address Application to:
Grow PNG Ltd
PO Box 4425, Lae Morobe Province, PNG
Level 1, Office 10, Nambawan Super Haus,
2nd Street, Top Town
Landline No: 472 0448 | Mobile No: 71314576