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Development of Learning Sessions for Stigma beyond HIV 2014

18/09/2014

The purpose of this RFP is to select suitable contractors to design, develop and pilot test an interactive modular series of workshops to help the UN system address issues of stigma and discrimination among its personnel. The specific themes covered with the workshop are sexual orientation and gender identity; disability; mental health; HIV; drug use; and the related human rights.

UN Cares, the United Nations system-wide workplace program on HIV, aims to implement ten Minimum Standards in all UN system offices worldwide. One of those standards is “Learning and training activities on stigma and discrimination.” Additional background on UN Cares and on its previous work to address stigma in the workplace, as well as other resources, is in the Concept Note, the Annex to these terms of reference.

Outside expertise will be required to design, develop and pilot test an interactive workshop or modular series of workshops to help the UN system address issues of stigma and discrimination among its personnel. The specific themes covered with the workshop are sexual orientation and gender identity; disability; mental health; HIV; drug use; and the related human rights.

For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.

RFP Reference: RFP-2014-28

Closing Date: Fri, 17 October 2014

Web application development of AIDSinfo 4.0

22/09/2014

The purpose of this RFP is to select a suitable contractor to carry out the application development of a new version of UNAIDS’ primary data visualization tool, AIDSinfo. This new release is expected to retain relevant features of the current application, while integrating improvements that have been identified in the recently-concluded AIDSinfo evaluation.

AIDSinfo is UNAIDS’ primary data sharing platform, utilizing data visualization tools such as maps, charts, and tables to publish data online. Its latest version is a customized instance of Tellmaps (http://tellmaps.com/), which is hosted in Tellmaps’ servers and has been in production since September 2012.

UNAIDS has recently completed a comprehensive evaluation of AIDSinfo, which identified the strengths of the application, as well as areas for improvement. UNAIDS is now seeking to revise the tool according to the findings and recommendations of the evaluation. Bidders are asked to propose complete solutions that will include existing, essential functionalities of the application, along with new enhancements that will address the issues identified in the evaluation.

For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.

RFP Reference: RFP-2014-27

Closing Date: Fri, 17 October 2014

Development of a mathematical model based on HIV case reporting

28/08/2014

The purpose of this RFP is to select suitable contractors to to produce a mathematical model to estimate historical trends in HIV incidence based on HIV case reporting. The model should be developed to interface with Spectrum software developed by Futures Institute (www.futuresinstitue.org).

Specific products required from this contract include:

  1. Prototype model presented to UNAIDS Reference Group on Estimates Modelling and Projections
  2. Model that can be integrated into Spectrum AIDS Impact Module
  3. User manual including a description of how to ensure the data entered are of adequate quality to ensure reliable results
  4. Summary report of the implementation of the model in three countries
  5. Final code for the model in a publically accessible programming language

For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.

RFP Reference: RFP-2014-26

Closing Date: Fri, 26 September 2014

Speechwriting for UNAIDS Executive Director

26/08/2014

The purpose of this RFP is to select suitable contractors to carry out writing and editing of UNAIDS Executive Director’s speeches. UNAIDS will enter into a Long Term Agreement with the suitable contractor for a maximum duration of three years.

The contractor will provide researching, writing, editing and proofreading of various types of communication materials for use by the Executive Director (EXD).

The specific responsibilities of the consultant will include:

- Writing speeches for events where EXD would deliver a formal address
- Other communication materials needed for use by EXD:
* writing talking points
* reviewing op-eds at the express request of EXD
- Drafting other communication materials, as required by EXD, such as writing all-staff communications, updates to staff on key events, EXD’s prefaces for selected publications

For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.

RFP Reference: RFP-2014-23

Closing Date: Fri, 3 October 2014

Corporate and technical content writing services

30/09/2014

The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to enter into a contractual agreement for a period of twelve months, extensible subject to funding and satisfactory performance for a unique period of six additional months with a suitable contractor to carry out the task of writing administrative/business/technical (IT) content and internal communications material.

UNAIDS is looking for a contractor to carry the above tasks with an estimated commitment of 60 days in total (480 hours, based on eight hours per day) as the work will be performed as required, not necessarily full days.

The estimated commitment is provided as a guideline only, UNAIDS does not guarantee them since requirements could vary within the contract period; the Contractor will be paid based on actual number of hours used on deliverables.

The main tasks relate to:

  1. Update and maintenance of the Fields Operation Manual and its templates and tools
  2. Development and Layout of EXO (Executive Office) Handbook and its templates and tools
  3. Edit, format and final preparation of IT Policies / processes documentation / Internal communication

For all details of requirements please refer to the Request for Proposal document attached to this notice.

RFP Reference: RFP-2014-21

Closing Date: Mon, 20 October 2014