Formulation of human development support programme - Tajikistan

First specific objective is to contribute to the preparation of an effective and efficient EU Human Development Support programme (HDSP II), with a focus on the health component.

Second specific objective is to provide support to the monitoring and implementation of the EU budget support under the currently ongoing Human Development Support Programme.

Third Specific objective is to support the EUD to prepare ToRs for the two planned PFM service contracts.

The consultant will prepare a complete Action Fiche,Logical Framework Approach (LFA) and Risk Assessment Framework (RAF) of the EU HDSPII. This future EU programme has a volume of about

31 million Euros for the 4 year period 2014 – 2017. The SP part will be drafted by the EUD but the Contractor has the final responsibility for preparing the full AF based on EUD inputs.

The experts will have to:

a) Review all relevant documentation provided by the EU Delegation in Tajikistan, especially comments received from EU HQ to the identification fiche;

b) Collect and assess information on ongoing and planned programmes and projects to avoid any overlapping or duplication of donors' or Tajik Government interventions;

c) Develop first draft of Logical Framework Approach (LFA) and the Objectively Verifiable Indicators (OVI) and Technical and Administrative Provisions (TAPs) according to the format used by DG DEVCO (see Action fiche template, appendix 1). Review the draft Risk Assessment Framework and proposed an improved final version. The Action Fiche will include in depth analysis

Stuart Morgan