World Bank Assisted
Watershed Management Project - Neeranchal

Government of India
Ministry of Rural Development
Department of Land Resources

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The Department of Land Resources (DoLR) with a view to enhance effectiveness of the Integrated Watershed Management Program (IWMP), is preparing a Watershed Management Project ‘Neeranchal’ with the assistance of the World Bank. The objectives inter alia include supporting the introduction of more holistic watershed planning for better program convergence with other related programmes at village level; strengthening quality oversight arrangements to improve sustainability of investments; building required human resource and institutional capacities at DoLR, State watershed agencies and other stakeholders.
The DoLR, with this end in view, is preparing the Project Implementation Plan and intends to conduct the studies on Strategic Environmental & Social Assessment, Preliminary Baseline Survey, Grievance Redress Mechanism,  Drafting of Project Implementation Plan by engaging following individual domain specialists / consultants on short term basis:

S. No Name of the position No. of Positions


Team Leader for SESA



Social Specialist for SESA



Environmental Specialist for SESA



Project Implementation Plan (PIP) Consultant



Preliminary Baseline Survey Consultant



Grievance Redress Consultant


General Profile

Minimum Master’s Degree in thematic areas with work experience across multiple States in India of at least 10 years for posts at Sl. No 1, 4, 5 & 6 and 8 years for posts at Sl. No 2 & 3. For more details, refer TORs at Engaged candidates will be offered a consolidated per day Consultancy fee. For details on contract period, estimated man-days and proposed payment terms and conditions please refer the ToRs. Persons would be engaged purely on short-term basis for delivery of services for the proposed project preparation related studies. Interested Individual Consultant may send their application to The last day of receiving applications is 15th July 2013 upto 5.00 PM.

The applicants should submit the Curriculam Vitae as per the suggested format along with application (click here for format of the Curriculam Vitae).