Call for Proposal: Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE)

CORRUPTION RISK MAPPING IN NIGERIA TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CORRUPTION RISK MAPPING 

Call for Proposal 

CIPE is accepting proposals from think tanks or independent consultants who will conduct the research and develop a Corruption Risk Mapping (CRM) report to identify and map corruption risks within the Nigerian private sector. The goal is to identify and map corruption risks and patterns within the Nigerian private sector, and to develop recommendations for mitigating the risks.

The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) strengthens democracy around the globe through private enterprise and market-oriented reform. CIPE is one of the four core institutes of the National Endowment for Democracy and is an affiliate of the US Chamber of Commerce. Since 1983, CIPE has worked with business leaders, policymakers, and civil society to build the institutions vital to a democratic society. CIPE’s key program areas include enterprise ecosystems, democratic governance, business advocacy, anti-corruption & ethics, and trade.

Purpose
To map the risks of corruption to businesses operating in Nigeria across multiple sectors as well as in various aspects of business operations. The CRM will provide useful data to help businesses identify and evaluate their corruption risks and provide practical measures and guidance about how to mitigate corruption in business operations.
Objectives:
– Present baseline on the status of corruption in the private sector operating environment in Nigeria
– Identify risks and compliance challenges confronting the private sector.
Scope of Work
The overall purpose of the consultancy is to develop the corruption risk mapping methodology and implement it, gather data from primary and secondary sources, and analyze and generate the CRM report that will include recommendations of measures to mitigate and reinforce systems of accountability and integrity.

Conduct a corruption risk mapping of the business (particularly the MSMEs) operating environment in multiple sectors in Nigeria. This will also include surveys, focus group discussions in selected sectors, and key informant interviews with private sector stakeholders and policymakers, in consultation with the project team.
· An in-depth assessment of the risks and compliance challenges facing the private and public sectors.
· Develop policy recommendations to mitigate the identified challenges.
· Present the findings of the study to the project team, peer reviewers and key stakeholders for validation.

 Deliverables
· Inception report with details on the approach to the assignment including the detailed methodology, approach, work plan, and draft study instruments.
· Reports from the FGD and KII with key highlights on the CRM.
· Draft CRM report for validation by Organized Private Sector, CIPE & other stakeholders.
· Final CRM report, with policy briefs.
· Project report.
7. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience
· An advanced degree in relevant disciplines including but not limited to law, development studies, social
sciences, or any other degree relevant to the assignment.
· Up to 6 years of work experience in anti-corruption, international development, research, behavioral economics or relevant fields.
· Candidates/firms should be able to demonstrate experience completing similar assignments.
· Strong quantitative and qualitative data analysis skills and presentation.
· Knowledge of existing research and data analysis tools.
· Experience working with private sector organizations will be a plus.
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as stakeholder management.
· Excellent drafting, communication, and interpersonal skills.

 Proposal Requirements
Please send a statement of interest in the format of a proposal outlining relevant experience and methodology via email to the following contact Here  with the email title “Corruption Risk Mapping Proposal”. All applications should be received by 5PM local time on July 14, 2023. The proposal should layout:
– A technical approach including a methodology for data collection and analysis, methods and key activities for data collection, proposed benchmarks for measuring and mapping risk, and timelines for implementation.
– Detailed budget in Naira
– Two Samples of similar work products, research reports or deliverables developed recently (in the past
2-3 years).
– A list of three references that include name, email, and telephone information

P.S Note that this proposal is open for a joint partnership where two or three persons can send in a proposal or individual response to the call. 

38 Responses

  1. Spot lets start on this write-up, I honestly believe this web site wants considerably more consideration. I’ll oftimes be again to learn to read much more, appreciate your that info.

  2. Nice read, I just passed this onto a friend who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch since I found it for him (smiles). Thus, let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch!

  3. Wonderful news from you. I’ve understand your stuff previous, too and you are just extremely fantastic. I really like what you have posted here; certainly like what you are saying and the way in which you say it. You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep it smart. I can’t wait to read much more from you. This is really a terrific website.

  4. This is really intriguing, You’re an especially efficient writer. I have signed up with your feed additionally look ahead to finding your personal interesting write-ups. Furthermore, I’ve got shared the blog inside our social networks.

  5. Its like you learn my mind! You appear to grasp a lot about this, such as you wrote the e-book in it or something. I think that you just could do with some percent to pressure the message home a little bit, however instead of that, that is wonderful blog. A fantastic read. I’ll definitely be back.

  6. Fantastic goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous to and you’re just extremely excellent. I really like what you’ve acquired here, certainly like what you are stating and the way in which you say it. You make it enjoyable and you still care for to keep it sensible. I can’t wait to read much more from you. This is actually a great website.

  7. I’m impressed, I have to admit. Genuinely rarely must i encounter a weblog that’s both educative and entertaining, and without a doubt, you could have hit the nail on the head. Your thought is outstanding; ab muscles an element that too little consumers are speaking intelligently about. I am delighted that I stumbled across this at my hunt for some thing about it.

  8. The following time I learn a weblog, I hope that it doesnt disappoint me as a lot as this one. I imply, I do know it was my option to learn, however I really thought youd have one thing fascinating to say. All I hear is a bunch of whining about something that you can fix when you werent too busy on the lookout for attention.

  9. I must thank you for your efforts you have made in publishing this web site post. I hope the identical best article by you later on also. Actually your creative writing expertise has encouraged me to start out my very own website now. Actually the blogging is spreading its wings quickly. Your write up is really a fine model of it.

  10. That is the appropriate blog for anyone who wants to find out about this topic. You realize a lot its nearly arduous to argue with you (not that I really would need…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a subject thats been written about for years. Nice stuff, just nice!

  11. My husband and i ended up being so relieved when Louis could finish off his investigation using the precious recommendations he gained while using the web pages. It’s not at all simplistic just to continually be releasing guidance that many the others could have been trying to sell. We really take into account we’ve got the website owner to appreciate for this. Most of the explanations you have made, the easy web site navigation, the relationships you can assist to create – it is all excellent, and it’s really letting our son and the family imagine that the situation is entertaining, and that’s exceedingly indispensable. Thanks for all the pieces!

  12. I am extremely inspired together with your writing skills and also with the layout to your weblog. Is this a paid topic or did you customize it your self? Anyway keep up the nice high quality writing, it is uncommon to peer a great weblog like this one these days.

  13. Just desire to say your article is as amazing. The clearness in your post is just great and i can assume you’re an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission let me to grab your RSS feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please keep up the gratifying work.

  14. I believe, to make the agents with references to: generic people will want a feeling of responsibility; middle-level workforce have each of those feelings of obligations but probably self-motivated; and additionally middle management of one’s businesses important might be the acknowledgement concerning numbers, as well as corporation obtain together with the advancement of employment center.

  15. I simply desired to make a quick comment in order to express gratitude for your requirements for people wonderful pointers you are posting at this site.
    Time consuming internet investigation has towards the end for the day been rewarded with high-quality strategies to present to my guests. Personally, I think quite privileged to have used your webpages and check toward really more fabulous minutes reading here.
    Thank you for many things.

  16. Great beat ! I wish to apprentice while you amend your web site, how can i subscribe for a blog website? The account aided me a appropriate deal. I had been a little bit acquainted of this your broadcast provided bright clear idea

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *