Consultancy for Development of Meru County Water Sector Policy

Wetlands International
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
Senior (10+ Years)
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)


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Wetlands International is implementing a project titled “Creating shared value over water resources in Upper Tana, Kenya”. This project is aimed at empowering civil society organisations to lead efforts in evidence-based lobbying and advocacy on landscape approaches for Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) and biodiversity conservation in Upper Tana, Kenya. The project’s focus is on mainstreaming biodiversity into wider development policies, plans, and projects to deliver the co-benefits of biodiversity conservation, improved local livelihoods and economic development in the Upper Tana. The interventions contribute to Sustainable Development Goal 6 on universal access to water and sanitation services, and water security by making the voices of citizens heard and strengthening governance and accountability in water resources management. This project is implemented in Kirinyaga, Meru and Nyeri Counties in partnership with the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF). The objective of this consultancy is to support Meru County to formulate a water policy using a participatory process involving all key stakeholders. In conducting the proposed assignment the Consultant will be expected to use all applicable tools to collect relevant information that will inform the process of policy, legislative and institutional assessment.

Download the full job description below. The bidding is a competitive process. Interested Consultants are expected to respond by submitting a proposal on their understanding of this ToR, stated experience and expertise to undertake the Assignment with a clear outline of the methodology including the work plan and budget. The application should be sent on or before Friday, 12 October 2018, via email to with a copy to

ToR Meru County Water Sector Policy Consultant.pdf