REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - FIRM
JUDICIAL PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT PROJECT (JPIP)
NO. 5181-KE, PROJECT ID 105269
CONSULTING SERVICES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF A PREMIUM CASE LAW DATABASE
REF NO: JPIP/EOI/CS/01/2017-2018
The Government of Kenya has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Judicial Performance Improvement Project (JPIP), being implemented by the Judiciary of the Republic of Kenya, and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the Consultancy for Development of a Premium Case Law Database.
The main objective of the assignment is to develop and deploy a complete solution that will enhance improved access to updated legal information for the public and private sectors. The premium case law database (XML Akoma Ntoso based system) is expected to provide access to the following content:
1) Kenya Law Reports
2) Kenya Law Review Journal
3) Specialized Law Reports
4) Full text Judgments
5) Case Summaries
The premium case law database will be hyperlinked to other resources (e.g. existing Laws of Kenya and/or any cases quoted) that are available on the Kenya Law website or on any other law reporting website.
The Judiciary now invites eligible firms to express their interest in providing the services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications, capacity and relevant experience to perform the services.
The shortlisting criteria are: - The firm should have at least 5 years’ experience in the delivery of similar services (developing an XML Akoma Ntoso based system) in the Public or Judicial sector. Experience in a Commonwealth country will be an added advantage. The consultant should have demonstrable experience in providing such services. The consulting firms MUST provide names, project details & budgets and contacts of specific clients/projects for references.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers published in January 2011 Revised, July 20/4 “Consultant Guidelines”, setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.
Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Quality and Cost Based selection method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours 08.00 - 13.00 hours and 14.00 -17.00 hours week days Monday to Friday exclusive of public holidays.
Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person or by e-mail) not later than 21st December, 2017.
The address referred to above is:
The Chief Registrar of Judiciary
Attn: Project Coordinator,
Judiciary Performance Improvement Project.
9th Floor, Kenya-ReTowers, Off Ragati Road, Upper hill,
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