Invitation for Request for Expressions of Interest    Status:Approved


Ministry/Division : Ministry of Shipping
Agency : Bangladesh Land Port Authority
Procuring Entity Name : Project Director
Procuring Entity Code :
Procuring Entity District : Dhaka
Expression of Interest for Selection of : Individual Consultant (National)  (Time-Based)
Title Of Service : Request for Expressions of Interest (REOI) for Social Specialist (National) (Contract Package BLPA S-7).
EOI Ref. No. : 18.15.0000.
Date : 11/06/2018


Procurement Sub-Method : Selection of Individual Consultants (SIC)


Budget and Source of Funds : Development Budget Grant/Credit
Development Partners : World Bank


Project/Programme Name : Bangladesh Regional Connectivity Project 1(Land Port Component)
EOI Closing Date and Time : 12/07/2018 5:00 PM


Brief Description of Assignment : The main objective of appointing the Social Specialist is to make available technical expertise within PIU on social mobilization and social safeguards compliance under the national and the World Bank guidelines. The Social Specialist will assist PIU in land acquisition, preparation and implementation of Resettlement Action Plans for selected land ports following the Social Management and Resettlement Policy Framework of the Project, and the supervision of tasks related to social mobilization and participation in the project area. He should not have any conflict of interest while working and should keep all the project information confidential. Detail scope of works (Terms of Services) and other information will be available upon request from the address provided below, either through email or in person. TOR is also available in BLPA’s website (
Experience, Resources and Delivery Capacity Required : • Master’s in social science or related subject. Further trainings on relevant topics will be preferred • 10 years of minimum experience as social safeguard specialist for infrastructural (civil engineering) projects and a minimum experience of 5 years directly related to the relevant tasks of land acquisition and resettlement for works of similar nature and complexity
Other Details (if applicable) :
Association with foreign firms is : Not Applicable
Eoi Detail Information
Ref No Phasing Of Services Location Start Date Completion Date
18.15.0000. NA Dhaka & Project Site Septembber2018 February'2021


Name of Official Inviting EOI : Md. Habibur Rahman
Designation of Official Inviting EOI : Project Director
Address of Official Inviting EOI : Project Director (Joint Secretary) TCBBhaban (5thFloor) 1, Kawranbazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Phone: 02-55013757,02-9130923 E-mail:
Contact details of Official Inviting EOI : Phone : 02-55013757,02-9130923, Fax : , Email :
The procuring entity reserves the right to accept or reject all tenders