West African Power Pool

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES - FIRMS SELECTION)

Country: Multinational-West African Power Pool (WAPP); Project ID: P162933

Project: 330 kV WAPP NIGERIA - BENIN - TOGO - GHANA - COTE DIVOIRE MEDIAN INTERCONNECTION PROJECT

Assignment title: LINE ROUTE AND ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (ESIA) STUDY.

The West African Power Pool (WAPP) Secretariat, a Specialised Institution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), headquartered in Cotonou, Republic of Benin, has applied for a Grant from the World Bank and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services for a Line Route and Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Study of the 330 kV WAPP Nigeria-- Benin — Togo -Ghana - Cote d’Ivoire Double Circuit Median Interconnection Project. The services also include the identification of villages/town/communities along the proposed line route that could be eligible for electrification and the conduct of detailed ESIA of selected communities.