Social Safeguards Specialist

The consulting services ("the Services") will be responsible to provide social safeguards and risk management support to the Project Coordination Unit (PCU) during project implementation to ensure compliance with the Bank's Social Safeguard Policies (Involuntary Resettlement OP/BP 4/12 and Indigenous Peoples 4.10) and the social aspects of the Bank's Environmental Assessment Policy (OP/BP 4.01), as well as the pertinent laws of Dominica, as described in the Project's social safeguards instruments, particularly the Resettlement Policy Framework (RPF) and Indigenous Peoples Plan (IPP) and Social Assessment (SA) prepared for the DVRP. The consultancy is also to ensure that other social impacts are identified and mitigated as necessary, particularly in line with the environmental and social management instruments prepared by the Project under OP/BP 4.01. The period of consultancy will be one (1) year.

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be found at the following website: http://dvrp.gov.dm/publications/file/44-terms-of-reference-social-safeguards-specialist?start=20.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by e-mail) by October 26, 2020.

Read the entire Social Safeguards Specialist (PDF, 40 KB) document.

Posted: 12/10/2020