The Government of the Federated States of Micronesia,
Department of Health and Social Affairs(HSA) invites bid proposals for
interested Non-Government Organizations(NGOs), and/or Community Based
Organizations(CBOs) in Pohnpei to implement the Immunization materials
translated and developed culturally appropriate Pohnpei language Vaccine
Information Statement(VIS) Pamphlets.
Project Goal: Successful Completion of
Immunization Pohnpeian VIS Translation Project.
Location: The Contractor selected will
be working preferably in Pohnpei State and must have the capacity to communicate
frequently and effectively with the FSM National Government Located in Palikir,
Selection: The Project is open to
interested parties. The contractor must have good in-depth knowledge in
translating, producing and designing quality and culturally appropriate VIS
pamphlets from English to Pohnpeian. The Contractor must be able to demonstrate
practical hands-on experience related to the duties indicated below:
Duties: The Contractor’s obligation
will include, but not necessarily limited to the following responsibilities:
and back translate all the fourteen (14) VIS from English to the local Pohnpeian
vernacular to increase and promote public education and awareness relating to
the importance of immunization;
All translation should be in the layman terms or
wordings for simple easy reading and understanding to the all the general
Pohnpeian speaking population;
Provide electronic copy of all the said VIS in word
document to the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs for ownership and
editing purposes in the future.
Funding for this project will be
available for duration of six (6) months starting from July 2011 to December
2011. All interested parties must address the following information in their bid
Provide a detail plan of action with proposed
Applications and/or bid proposals are
currently being accepted and the deadline for submission of proposal is by close
of business on June 6, 2011.
For more information, please contact
FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs, Secretary for detail description
and proposal requirements.
Please address all proposals to:
Dr. Vita A. Skilling
Department of Health and Social Affairs
P.O. Box PS-70
Palikir Station, Pohnpei 96941
The FSM National Government is an
equal opportunity employer. The Government reserves the right to refuse any and
all bids based on established FSM Government bidding standards.
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