Title: UNICEF Request for Rroposal LRPS-DSU-2017-9131756 Study on Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Education.

UN tender

Reg. no.: UN Tender17/01518

Launch date: 16 May 2017, 14:00 (GMT+2:00)

Deadline: 04 June 2017, 17:00 (GMT+2:00)

Procurement method: UN Tender


UNICEF Moldova is looking for an agency to run the study on Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Education in the Republic of Moldova.

Objective: The purpose of this consultancy is to understand the outcomes from inclusion of children with disabilities in education in the Republic of Moldova and to put forth recommendations as to how to further promote inclusion in education. This will further inform UNICEF’s advocacy efforts and its support to the Ministry of Education, and also the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Labour, Social Protection and Family on promoting children’s right to education.

 The focus of this analysis will be on the key benefits of inclusive education for children. A mixed-methods approach is sought, including a desk-review of existing materials; secondary analysis of the administrative data; key informant interviews and questionnaires.

 Qualifications and experience:       

 Research/consultancy company with human/child rights and education profile (specialization in inclusive education is a strong asset);

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in research and consulting;
  • Previous research/consultancy in relevant child rights/education areas (samples of previous work, copies of report summaries will have to be presented);
  • Previous work with UNICEF or other UN agencies is an asset

For more details on deliverables and minimum requirements, please refer to attached Terms of reference (ToR)

 Applications for this position must be received no later than on: 04 June 2017.

UNICEF is a global organization that seeks to improve the lives and health of children, especially the most vulnerable ones. UNICEF works in more than 190 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. For more information about UNICEF and its work in Moldova visit:

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Supporting documents:

ToR_Request for Proposal

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