TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR NATIONAL CONSULTANCY TO CARRY OUT A SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS AND COLLECT REPORTS ON CASES OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES AND MARGINALISED GROUPS
The National Union of the Disability Organizations of Rwanda (NUDOR) was set up as a civil society umbrella organization on the 17th of September 2010. It represents Persons with Disabilities Organizations at the National level and currently they are thirteen (13) Organizations. NUDOR envision a society that is inclusive where Persons with Disabilities have equal rights, opportunity, and participation as other citizens. NUDOR's aim is to strengthen the voice of the disability movement in Rwanda.
With the intention of strengthening and expanding the advocacy and build capacities in the area of disability, the NUDOR in partnership with CBM- Rwanda Country office are implementing a project titled: “Promotion of anti-discrimination practices for Persons with Disabilities in Rwanda” which aims to contribute to the National Strategies for transformation (NTS1), where its cross-cutting areas consider disability and social inclusion as priorities. This project is funded by BMZ Germany and CBM Germany for 4 years from 2019 to 2022. It is implemented at the national level and at the local level across 5 districts namely: Kicukiro in Kigali City, Ngoma in the Eastern Province, Gisagara in the South Province, Nyamasheke in the West Province and Burera in Northern Province. The Overall goal (Impact) of the project is “The rights of people with disabilities are implemented in Rwanda in accordance with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities” and its outcome is: “People with disabilities actively bring their interests into national and local processes through empowered DPOs, HROs, platforms, and authorities”.
With this background, the NUDOR under this project wants to hire a National Consultancy Firm or National Individual Consultancy to carry out a situational analysis on the implementation of Human rights and disability rights towards persons with disabilities, Disability person Organizations (DPOs) members and marginalized groups members (Rwanda Network of People Living with HIV-RRP+ and historically marginalized people) and collect cases of discrimination against people with disabilities and marginalized groups members. The consultancy will be carried out at the national level and at the Local level in 5 Districts (Kicukiro, Gisagara, Nyamasheke, Burera, Ngoma).
The expected result is a situational analysis report on the implementation of Human rights towards persons with disabilities, Disability person Organizations (DPOs) members and marginalized groups members (Rwanda Network of People Living with HIV-RRP+ and historically marginalized people) located in mentioned 5 districts with attention on cases of discrimination occurred or happened against persons with disabilities and marginalized groups members with the proposition of mechanisms to be established for an effective complaints system to report discrimination cases and strategies on how persons with disabilities and marginalized people can be supported in exercising their rights.
The consultancy is expected to be performed in 38 working days starting from the signing of the contract. The applicants should submit their two hard documents (technical and financial proposals) in two separate sealed envelopes (1 original and 1 copy) not later than 19th June 2020 at 01:00 pm to the following address:
THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARIAT OF NUDOR
KK 335 ST, NIBOYE CELL, NIBOYE SECTOR,
KICUKIRO DISTRICT, KIGALI CITY
For more information please consult the terms of reference annexed.
Done at Kigali on 20th May 2020
NSENGIYUMVA J. Damascene