About CISF BPA
The Climate Integration Support Facility (CISF) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) may be used by USAID Washington and Missions worldwide to provide support in integrating climate change adaptation and mitigation across USAID programming. Like other BPAs established through GSA schedules, this mechanism offers a simplified contract vehicle to quickly procure support through streamlined competition of purchase orders. The statement of work is broad, and includes Support for Missions and Bureaus; Capacity Building, Communications, and Knowledge Management; and Thought Leadership. In addition to implementing climate risk management (CRM), the mechanism may be used to support adaptation, clean energy, and sustainable landscapes programming.
ICF is a holder of the CISF BPA. The ICF Team has the world-class sectoral and wide-ranging international expertise to provide exceptional support to USAID in fulfilling its commitment to integrate climate change into the fabric of its planning and operations. Our team has an in-depth understanding of each of the sectors in which USAID works.
The team combines the forces of ICF and Tetra Tech—two of the most widely recognized firms in international climate risk management and mitigation, along with:
Our team provides an unrivaled level of responsiveness and expertise to USAID’s rapidly emerging needs.
Across all three Tasks of the scope of work, the ICF Team understands the complexities and opportunities of climate integration, as well as how to make it straightforward and aligned with the interests of development practitioners. We can provide uniquely cost-effective support by virtue of our ongoing work supporting USAID’s climate risk screening, climate risk management, and mitigation.
How to access the BPA
Purchase Orders (POs) issued under this BPA may be either firm fixed-price (FFP), labor-hour (LH), or time-and-materials (T&M). To access the CISF BPA:
|Period of Performance:||The CISF BPA has a five-year ordering period through May 31, 2022.|
|Description:||The Climate Integration Support Facility (CISF) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) may be used by USAID Washington and Missions worldwide to provide support in integrating climate change adaptation and mitigation across USAID programming.|
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