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Appointment of expertise to support the compilation of South Africa’s fifth (5th) Biennial Update Report to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Procurement Process :RFP - Request for proposal
Office :UNDP Country Office - SOUTH AFRICA
Deadline :16-Aug-22
Posted on :26-Jul-22
Reference Number :93849
Link to Atlas Project :
Documents :
Terms of Reference
Request for Proposal
General Terms and Conditions
Annex 2
Overview :

The primary objectives of developing the 5th BUR are as follows:

  1. To facilitate South Africa reporting requirements under the UNF to comply with article 4 and 12, as well as Decision 2/CP.17 including Annex III of Decision 2/CP.17 of the UNFCCC;
  2. To develop the BUR-5 in conformity with the guidelines of BURs, as well as requirements as explained in the training material of the Technical Team of Experts;
  3. To update information on South Africa’s GHG inventory, mitigation efforts as well as financial, technical and capacity needs so as to communicate related information to the domestic and international community; and
  4. To ensure that BUR-5 reflects the appropriate update and progress from previous BURs (BUR1-BUR4) and that the recommendations of the ICA from the previous BURs are taken into consideration in BUR-5.