Call for Tenders for BLUE GROWTH COMMUNITY Project: technical assistance for the elaboration of a report on Circular Economy in blue sectors in the Mediterranean

Summary of the service required:

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions of Europe (CPMR) – through its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), is looking for an experienced entity/expert specialised in Policy/Blue Economy/Environment to support the team with activities related to blue circular economy, in particular the elaboration of a report on Circular Economy in blue sectors in the Mediterranean and other related activities.

The profile of the applicants must comply with the following criteria:

  • Masters or PhD or equivalent degree in policy and/or environmental/sustainability studies, circular/blue economy and other relevant fields
  • Previous relevant experience in drafting report or policy documents towards Euro-Mediterranean policymakers
  • Previous relevant experience on blue economy matters
  • Experience in the Mediterranean region strongly desired and a good knowledge of actors and governance processes in Mediterranean countries
  • Strong conceptual and synthesis ability combined with good writing and communication skills
  • Ability to mobilise information and existing knowledge in an efficient way
  • Relevant project and publications references
  • Fluency in English as well as proven technical writing skills is required.

Main tasks to be performed:

  • Coordination of the whole elaboration process of the report on Circular Economy in blue sectors in the Mediterranean building on the work carried out by other relevant projects and in coordination with BGC’s Working Group on Blue Economy (including Blue Circular Economy and funding).
  • Participation in BGC’s Seminar on Sustainable Blue Economy planned on 13 October 2021, that will gather members of the community as well as CPMR member regions, and moderation of the session on Blue Circular Economy. Collection of relevant practices and inputs (even beyond the Mediterranean) that can feed the content of the report.
  • Support with and participation in the preparation of the Capitalisation conference on Blue Circular Economy during the first semester of 2022 (venue to be defined), and preparation of the related report.
  • Presentation of the report on Circular Economy in blue sectors in the Mediterranean in at least two internal or external events to be defined.
  • Parallel activities:
    • Participation in regular meetings (mainly online) with the contractor and other relevant project partners, when required.
    • Participation in internal BGC events and meetings, if necessary, and support to related follow-up activities involving member regions, including collection of relevant feedback.
    • Participation in other relevant meetings (mainly online) with key stakeholders to feed the report.

Outputs of this assignment

  • Final version of the Report on Circular Economy in blue sectors in the Mediterranean, integrating all feedback and input collected in the above-mentioned meetings and events.
  • Capitalisation Conference report

The contract is expected to start in September 2021 and terminate in June 2022.

The deadline for submitting application is 31th August by 23:59 (CET).

The offer must be sent in one single file on PDF format to the following e-mail address: jobs@cpmr.org  with the following subject: “Consultancy offer for technical assistance (report on Blue circular Economy) – BLUE GROWTH COMMUNITY”.

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Organisation: 
The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions of Europe (CPMR) – through its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC)
Email: 
jobs@cpmr.org
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
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