Public Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility Call For Knowledge Proposal: FALL 2015


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Public Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility Call for Knowledge Proposal: FALL 2015

PPIAF has launched the second Call for Knowledge Proposal soliciting submissions on topics pertaining to private sector participation in infrastructure, public-private partnerships (PPPs), and sub-national finance in PPIAF’s priority sectors (Energy, Water and Transportation). Multi-sector proposals related to the general PPP enabling environment are also acceptable. Submissions can be made through November 6, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT. 
 
PPIAF is looking for knowledge products that provide lessons learned or best practices which can be applied across countries and across regions. A total of $1 million has been allocated towards this effort. Proposals will be accepted for: (For additional information please see PPIAF’s Call for Proposals FAQs)
 
Knowledge Products (toolkits, guides, manuals, briefs, etc.)
Capacity Building (training seminars and workshops, development of training materials)
Outreach (translation, dissemination, conferences, stakeholder engagement) 

PPIAF has launched the second Call for Knowledge Proposal soliciting submissions on topics pertaining to private sector participation in infrastructure, public-private partnerships (PPPs), and sub-national finance in PPIAF’s priority sectors (Energy, Water and Transportation). Multi-sector proposals related to the general PPP enabling environment are also acceptable. Submissions can be made through November 6, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT.  PPIAF is looking for knowledge products that provide lessons learned or best practices which can be applied across countries and across regions. A total of $1 million has been allocated towards this effort. Proposals will be accepted for: (For additional information please see PPIAF’s Call for Proposals FAQs) 

  • Knowledge Products (toolkits, guides, manuals, briefs, etc.)
  • Capacity Building (training seminars and workshops, development of training materials)
  • Outreach (translation, dissemination, conferences, stakeholder engagement) 

PPIAF invites proposals for knowledge activities under the following topics:

  • Guiding principles and best practices in policy, regulatory and legislative frameworks to develop climate resilience investment through PPPs;
  • Identifying and assessing best practices for PPP units/offices/authorities in developing countries to identify, prepare, procure and implement PPPs;
  • Effective long-term financing solutions (e.g., commercial banks, capital markets, infrastructure bonds, blended finance, pooled finance, etc.) for infrastructure PPPs in developing countries;
  • The challenges and solutions, including innovative structures or models, for doing PPPs in fragile and conflict-affected countries;
  • Best practices in mainstreaming energy efficiency in infrastructure PPPs;
  • Examples of gender-informed PPP enabling environment frameworks and how they are applied in practice; or
  • How have PPPs delivered pro-poor impacts as compared to traditional infrastructure procurement modes

Eligibility:

The call is open to all World Bank Group (WBG) staff and other multilateral development banks, donor organizations, and non-profit organizations. All WBG proposals must include a Task Team Leader (TTL) with Trust Fund Learning and Accreditation Program (TLAP) Accreditation 2.0. WBG staff interested in applying should download the submission form here. For additional information please see PPIAF’s Call for Proposals FAQs.

Selection Criteria:

Proposals will be evaluated on technical quality, relevance to the proposed topics, and alignment with PPIAF’s strategy. Specifically, proposals will be assessed against the following criteria:

  • Strategic Fit
  • Target Audience
  • Methodology
  • Value for Money
  • Innovative Approach
  • Outcomes
  • Implementation and Capacity

Submission Details: 

All proposals must be submitted as a word document via email to PPIAF_Knowledge@worldbank.org by 11:59 PM (EDT) on November 6, 2015

 

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