Request for Proposal & Terms of Reference
Impact Assessment of Primary Education, Environment Sustainability and Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WaSH) Projects in Karauli District of Rajasthan
Project 1: Making Mandrail Block of Karauli district as Open Defecation Free Sustainable Block through School, AWC and Community centred WASH interventions
Project 2: Improving language and numeracy skills of 8,139 children in primary and upper primary schools of Mandrail block in Karauli district of Rajasthan State
Project 3: Sustainable Environment & Livelihoods through Soil & Water Conservation and Improving Soil Health.
About NSE Foundation
NSE Foundation is a Section 8 company that undertakes the CSR activities of the National Stock Exchange of India Limited and its subsidiaries (NSE Group), with a broad vision to enhance the well-being of underprivileged and marginalised communities. NSE Group has been constantly working to improve the financial wellbeing of people at large through a committed approach to offer investment products that suits varied needs of people. NSE Group further understands that the economic and social well-being of the community is closely interlinked to their habitats and their surrounding environment. Consequently, NSE Foundation strives on improving the quality of life of its identified beneficiaries, thereby creating inclusive societies, while meeting the social and environmental responsibilities of the NSE Group.
Purpose of Engagement
NSE Foundation intends to engage an external professional organization to conduct an impact assessment of primary education, environment sustainability and WaSH project completing its term in Karauli district, Rajasthan.
Agency selection for awarding the contract will be done through multiple phase process involving technical evaluation, proposal presentations, and financial appraisal. Agencies that are found to be technically responsive as per NSEF evaluation criteria will be considered for financial appraisal. Selection and evaluation process and criteria can be changed by NSEF at any time without need to send notice. Final selection is the sole decision of NSEF and bidding Agency shall not question or challenge such decision for any reason.
NSEF reserves the right to cancel the required service at any time prior to signing a contract for any reason without any charge. 15 NSEF shall reject any proposal that does not meet the terms and conditions and instructions set out in this RFP document. NSEF has no obligation to explain to unsuccessful Applicants the reasons for rejecting their proposals.
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NSE Foundation is the CSR arm of National Stock Exchange of India Ltd., a premier stock exchange in India. NSE has driven technology based accountable and transparent practices to support Indian financial markets for more than 25 years. NSE is committed to social responsibility equally and through the NSE Foundation supports more than 39 projects across the country in various sectors.
Our projects cover the thematic areas of Primary Education, WASH, Eldercare, Skill development, Health & Nutrition, Environment Sustainability and Funding to Incubators. NSE Foundation is looking for impact assessment agencies who can successfully bring out the impact created by the CSR projects. Should you be interested kindly download detailed ToRs for the assignments using following link:
Organizations with the requisite 3 years of track record post registration and in-depth sectoral expertise may submit proposals by February 28, 2023 following process outlined in ToRs.
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