Consultancy for Xe Sap National Protected Area Expansion, CARBI Phase II Project


CARBI (Biodiversity Conservation in the Central Annamites through Ecosystem Protection) phase 2 is a transboundary project between Laos and Vietnam contributing to the protection, restoration, and sustainable use of ecosystems and the conservation of biological diversity in the Central Annamites Landscape with innovative and transformational conservation interventions that support the governments of Vietnam and Laos to meet their obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).


  • Review of the legal framework for protected area expansion in Laos, and specifically as applied to the Xe Sap NPA

  • Review of land availability and status in consultation with relevant authorities, based on the CarBi II Feasibility study’s proposed area

  • Preparation and submission of formal proposals for endorsement and approval by the relevant authorities based on the prescribed legal framework.

Terms of Reference: Full terms of reference (ToRs) can be downloaded HERE

Submission of Applications

Interested candidates are requested to submit the following documents to, application are including:

  • Preliminary research plan, methodology used, including timelines;

  • The proposed budget, excludes costs related to transportation, accommodation, interpretation;

  • Cover letter and CV.

Closing date: 23 July 2021

About CarBi-2 Project

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