Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka
COUNTRY: Sri Lanka
NAME OF PROJECT: e-Sri Lanka Development Project
Credit No: 5051 LK
Assignment Title: Translation and Upgrading of GCE A-Level Science Learning System
(Vidunena) to Tamil Language - Reference No: ICTA/AFC/CQS/4B05/11
The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka has received financing from the World Bank
towards the cost of the e-Sri Lanka Development Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds
for consulting services.
The consulting services (“the Services”) include;
Translate into Tamil the vidunena content & further develop, authenticate and
digitize as required per the G.C.E A/L Science Tamil Medium Stream.
Develop digitized content in to interactive multimedia self learning material and
package in to Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)
Upgrade the Learning Management System (Vidunena) with Tamil medium A/L
science stream content.
The “Terms of Reference” and “EOI Information Form” are now available at ICTA
website A separate EOI Information Form has to be submitted in respect of each lot.
The Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) now invites
eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services.
Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required
qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are:
Core business and years in business of the firm, Qualifications in the field of assignment,
Technical Qualification of the firm, Experience of the firm with projects of similar nature
and complexity, Experience of the firm in the project country or in the region, Appropriate
skills of key staff of the Firm, Quality Assurance during the project cycle, Nature of the
Firm (small/specialized/large), Financial and administrative strength and other relevant
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines:
Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World
Bank Borrowers-January 2011 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on
conflict of interest.
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a subconsultancy to
enhance their qualifications.
A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Consultants’ Qualifications (CQS) method set
out in the Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained from 0900 hrs to 1700 hrs on working days at the Office of the
ICTA at the following address
Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka
Attn: Mr. Christy Perera, Procurement Advisor/Head of Procurement
2nd Floor, 160/24, Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94-11-2369099/100, Fax: +94-11-2369091
E-mail: [email protected],
Web site:
Expressions of interest including all requested information must be delivered in a written form to
the address above (in person, or by post, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 1400 hrs on October 30, 2012
Chief Executive Officer
Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka
160/24, Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka.
October 11, 2012