Request for Proposals for a Scoping Study of Potential Sustainable Financing

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15 December 2017

Closing Date: 12/January/2018
Consultancy: scoping study of potential financing mechanisms for marine protected areas (MPAs) in North Devon
Institution: WWF
Location: any region
Duration: approx. 4 months


WWF UK is seeking proposals from suitably qualified/experienced consultants to undertake a scoping study of financing mechanisms for marine protected areas in North Devon, UK.


The consultant will be required to produce the following outputs:

  • Short interim report, setting out key findings from work to date (e.g. from the synthesis of bestpractice and criteria for identifying financing mechanisms, and/or initial ideas on potential funding measures/priorities etc);
  • Materials for use at a mid-project expert discussion/roundtable (e.g. pre-reading / MS Powerpoint presentation etc); and
  • A concise 20-30 page final report (plus 2 page executive summary and appendices), setting out the study results under each objective and conclusions/recommendations, written with nontechnical audiences in mind.

The outputs may be hosted on the UK SEAS project web pages, and also used by WWF to develop additional materials to help support the overall project’s objectives (this will be discussed with the consultant on commencement of the work).


For further details, please see the Job Description.

Finance, Fisheries