Request for Expressions of Interest

For the recruitment of the Regional Implementation Team

OPENING DATE:  20 June 2014
CLOSING DATE:  17 July 2014

CEPF requests that organizations interested in serving as the Regional Implementation Team (RIT) for the Madagascar and Indian Ocean Islands Biodiversity Hotspot submit an expression of interest per the announcement posted here.  Please also review the posted RIT terms of reference and the Ecosystem Profile, which give a full explanation of CEPF's expectations for the overall grant portfolio and the RIT.

Interested parties are encouraged to contact CEPF for further information.  We will also hold an international conference call between 14-16 July.  The exact date, time, and  instructions for accessing the call will be posted here​ at a later date.

Organizations that submit an expression of interest will be invited to submit a full proposal.  The expected release date of the request for proposals will be 18 July, with an expected due date of 29 August, leading to an award in October.

CEPF will hold an international conference call on Friday, 18 July at 7 a.m. Washington D.C. time to elaborate on the role of the RIT.  Interested parties may access the call via the internet at the following address: 

Meeting ID: 841-045-480

Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) -- a headset is recommended.
Plan some time before the call to test “Go To Meeting” on your computer in case you have to download additional add ins to get connected.


Request for Expressions of Interest
- English (PDF - 93 KB)
UPDATED: French (PDF - 130 KB)

Terms of Reference
- English​ (PDF - 104 KB)

Ecosystem Profile
- English (PDF - 7.1 MB)
- French (PDF - 7.5 MB)