USAID Clean Power Asia is a United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded program, implemented by Abt Associates, Inc. from its office in Bangkok, Thailand. The goal of USAID Clean Power Asia is to accelerate the regional transition to a high performing, low carbon power sector, and this goal is being accomplished through three outcomes: high renewable energy scenarios included in energy planning; an improved enabling policy, regulatory, and technical environment for renewable energy deployment; and increased investment in and deployment of grid-connected renewable energy projects. Abt Associates leads the implementation of the program, in collaboration with subcontractors and consultants.
We are seeking a strategic communications firm or firms in Thailand or from other ASEAN countries to provide innovative and creative ideas to contribute to the U.S. government in general, to achieve the project’s goals within the context of USAID’s Asia EDGE, Clear Choice, Journey to Self-Reliance (J2SR) initiatives, and the U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy as a whole, and to plan for a legacy and sustainability of the program. after it has ended. The tasks required are outlined in the Scope of Work (SOW) in Attachment A of this request for proposals.
Qualifications: The offeror must be able to demonstrate substantial experience in the areas delineated in the scope of work at the end of this document. The offeror must specify the proposed final price for all of the services outlined in the provided statement of work. The selected service provider must have excellent communication skills and methods, and be able to communicate clearly at every step of development of work under contract in providing information to the USAID Clean Power Asia team as well as requesting, understanding, and closely following guidance.
Please find additional details about the deliverables for this RFP in the attachment.