PSWG technical support

Private Sector Working Group Technical Support 5.2014 - 6.2015

Background and Objectives

The devel­op­ment part­ners work­ing in the area of Sus­tain­able Eco­nom­icDe­vel­op­ment, rep­re­sen­ta­tives of the Pri­vate Sec­tor and the Mozam­bi­can Gov­ern­ment are mem­bers of the Pri­vate Sec­tor Work­ing Group, which is the main coor­di­na­tion and exchange forum between donors and part­ners. The group also has the man­date to con­duct the dia­logue on sec­tor poli­cies with the Gov­ern­mentof Mozam­bique (GoM), which, how­ev­er, cur­rent­ly is a rather weak ele­ment when it comes to the full imple­men­ta­tion of its man­date. The group is cur­rent­ly chaired by the Head of Coop­er­a­tion (HoC) from the Ger­man embassy, sup­port­ed tech­ni­cal­ly and logis­ti­cal­ly and with regards to con­tent by the ProE­con­pro­gram­me. Coor­di­na­tion among donors and a con­stant (pol­i­cy) dia­logue with the Mozam­bi­can gov­ern­ment and the pri­vate sec­tor are a pri­or­i­ty for Ger­man Devel­op­ment Coop­er­a­tion mak­ing the deliv­ery of high qual­i­ty inputs in the PSWG a primeob­jec­tive

Activities and expected Output

Objec­tive of the con­sul­tan­cy is to deliv­er high qual­i­ty inputs for the Pri­vate Sec­tor­Work­ing Group as well as coor­di­na­tion sup­port work towards the Chair of the PSWG, the Head of Com­mis­sion (HoC) of the Ger­man Embassy. The con­sul­tant will deliv­er ser­vices to sup­port the Chair as in the fields of activ­i­ty of the PSWG as out­lined by the Terms of Ref­er­ence of the PSWG. The ser­vices of the con­sul­tant will be con­duct­ed in tight col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Head of ProE­con; the ser­vices include:

  • Prepa­ra­tion of the agen­da of meet­ings of PSWG and sub-groups (including­in­vi­ta­tions of par­tic­i­pants and speak­ers as well as tech­ni­cal inputs),participation and doc­u­men­ta­tion of dis­cus­sion results (min­utes);
  • Orga­ni­za­tion of meet­ings and events includ­ing all logis­ti­cal issues (month­lyP­SWG meet­ing, infor­ma­tion meet­ings and brief­in­gs, etc.) with­in the area ofthe PSWG;
  • Mod­er­a­tion (where required) of groups;‐ Orga­ni­za­tion of data base on mem­ber activ­i­ties and infor­ma­tion sharing­a­mongst PSWG mem­bers and main­te­nance of mail­ing list;
  • Analy­sis and reviews of key pol­i­cy doc­u­ments and reports in tin the area of pri­vate sec­tor devel­op­ment as request­ed by PSWG;
  • Par­tic­i­pa­tion in speci­fic work­ing groups rel­e­vant for the work of the PSWGestab­lished with­in the frame­work of G19 bud­get sup­port process­es.
  • Sup­port­ing the con­cep­tu­al devel­op­ment of the group by estab­lish­ing and­strength­en­ing the Troika-Struc­ture, enhanc­ing par­tic­i­pa­tion of members,elaborating new for­mats for polit­i­cal dia­logue and by coor­di­nat­ing andlink­ing with oth­er work­ing groups in the frame­work of the G19;
  • Sup­port­ing in orga­ni­za­tion and draft­ing the core nar­ra­tive and pro­gram­me­of annu­al field vis­its;

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