Hygiene and Environmental Health Sector Coordination Platform Analysis

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation

Addis Ababa, , ET

Company Description

SNV is a not-for-profit international development organization. Founded in the Netherlands 50 years ago, we have built a long-term, local presence in more than 26 of countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Our global team of local and international advisors work with local partners to equip communities, businesses, and organizations with the tools, knowledge and connections they need to increase their incomes and gain access to basic services – empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and guide their own development.

SNV, Netherlands Development Organization, is operating in Ethiopia since the 1970s. Currently, SNV is working in eight regional states and the two city administrations of Ethiopia, providing technical assistance and program implementation in Agriculture, WASH, and Energy Sectors. SNV is an open and learning organization that focuses on improving the lives of Ethiopian through a market based approach inclusive of women and youth. In its new Strategic Plan period (2019 – 2022), SNV will more explicitly aim for systems change including strengthening institutions and kick-starting markets that help many more to escape poverty beyond our projects.

 For more information on SNV’s operations, visit our website: www.snvworld.org

Project Background

Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council’s (WSSCC) hosted by SNV developed a country engagement plan (CEP) for 2019 and 2020. Currently WSSCC engages in Ethiopia through a National Coordinator (NC) and an NC hosting agency (SNV) and through WSSCC’s GSF supported programme referred to as Ethiopia Sanitation and Hygiene Improvement Programme (E-SHIP), implemented through the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH). 

Thus, SNV Ethiopia is looking for dynamic and experienced consultancy firm to conduct Hygiene and environmental health sector coordination platform analysis

Job Description

Conduct Hygiene and Environmental Health sector coordination platform analysis to identify existing platform/s which are most relevant for sanitation and hygiene coordination; existing blockages for the existing Task Force & platforms; major Interventions in Ethiopia; and analyze the reason why the challenges of coordination taskforces and platforms are still existent and propose recommendations.


The firm shall have the following technical expertise team composition:

·  A team leader/ lead researcher

· Two (2) Qualitative data collectors


· Master in Public Health with an environmental health background for both lead researcher and the data collectors

Work experience:

· At least 10 years of research experiences and can present strong evidence for similar assignment with

· Excellent analytical, organizational, report writing and data collection skills.

· Experience in the WASH sector, particularly sanitation, is an advantage.

·Experience and knowledge of the latrine technology options in Ethiopia.

· Technical Knowledge of the theories, principles and methods of sanitation technologies with a focus on existing local latrine technology options in Ethiopia.

Additional Information

Application Procedure

All interested firms/ should submit a hard copy of the technical and financial proposal in a separate envelope marked TECHNICAL PROPOSAL and FINANCIAL PROPOSAL with the name of the specific consultancy assignment.

All submissions of interest should be sent to on or before June10, 2020 Close of Business (5:00 pm) to the address below:

SNV Ethiopia, Human Resource Office, 

Africa Avenue; In front of the Millennium Hall; Next to the new Ethiopian Airlines five-star hotel under construction;  200 meter from the main road at the right side; 

Telephone: +251 116 166 232 

NB. All submissions shall be in hard copy. Soft copy submission will not be accepted.

SNV Ethiopia reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids.




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