Concern Worldwide is non-governmental, international, humanitarian organisation dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries. Concern began its journey in 1968 in Ireland and it started working with the people of Bangladesh in 1972 by extending its support after the devastating cyclone of 1970.
Since then, Concern Worldwide has been working to address extreme poverty in the most
 vulnerable communities of the country by implementing needs based, innovative humanitarian and development projects.

Concern Worldwide, Bangladesh is implementing a programme called `Improving the Lives of the Urban Extreme Poor’ (ILUEP) to improve the livelihood security and increase the resilience of targeted urban extreme poor households living in slums, squatter settlements and on the pavements of Dhaka & Chattogram.

INVITATION FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)


Currently, Concern Worldwide, Bangladesh is inviting Expression of Interest (EOI) from reputed and experienced Individuals, consultancy firms/agencies to photograph the selected programme participants of the ILUEP Programme, collect short photo stories and deliver the final products to Concern.

Purpose of the Consultancy:  The visual documentation will consist of photos and photo stories to document ILUEP Change Makers stories of change and also livelihood, WASH, health & nutrition programme impact.

Essential Experience & Qualifications:

  • The Consultant should have previous experience  of taking high quality photographs
  • Should have experience of capturing quality photo stories in English to reflect the changes through photographs
  • Flexibility to visit programme location to capture the photographs and stories
  • Knowledge about development sector/humanitarian works/Equality issues
  • Delivery within timeline following relevant policies and guidelines of Concern Worldwide
  • Ability to Successfully completed work during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Experience with the UN/INGOs or other development agencies
  • Experience to work with community people (slum dwellers, pavement, squatter)
  • Consultant(s)/team members required to proficient in spoken and written English and Bangla.
  • Proven ability to apply a gender sensitive lens to all works
  • Ability to work with team and flexibility to follow the guidance

Terms of Reference: Click here to Download                    

How to Submit Proposals: Interested consultants are requested to email the Expression of Interest i.e. portfolio, sample of related previous work on photography and photo story profile, Technical and Financial proposals with TIN certificate and other legal documents to recruitment.bgd@concern.net.

Closing Date of Application:  06 November 2021

Safeguarding at Concern: Code of Conduct and its Associated Policies

Concern has an organisational Code of Conduct (CCoC) with three Associated Policies; the Programme Participant Protection Policy (P4), the Child Safeguarding Policy and the Anti-Trafficking in Persons Policy. These have been developed to ensure the maximum protection of programme participants from exploitation, and to clarify the responsibilities of Concern staff, consultants, visitors to the programme and partner organisation, and the standards of behaviour expected of them. In this context, staff have a responsibility to the organisation to strive for, and maintain, the highest standards in the day-to-day conduct in their workplace in accordance with Concern’s core values and mission. Any candidate offered a job with Concern Worldwide will be expected to sign the Concern Staff Code of Conduct and Associated Policies as an appendix to their contract of employment. By signing the Concern Code of Conduct, candidates acknowledge that they have understood the content of both the Concern Code of Conduct and the Associated Policies and agree to conduct themselves in accordance with the provisions of these policies. Additionally, Concern is committed to the safeguarding and protection of vulnerable adults and children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work or volunteer with vulnerable adults and children are recruited by us for such roles. Subsequently, working or volunteering with Concern is subject to a range of vetting checks, including criminal background checking.

Any form of persuasion shall result disqualification of the EOI

Concern Worldwide, Bangladesh reserves the right to accept or reject any or all of the proposals without showing any reason whatsoever.
Our mission is to help people living in extreme poverty.