Procurement & RFPs

Seeking Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) Developing/Delivering In-Person Training on Sanction Obligations

Submission Deadline

Monday, August 22 2022

Important info

RFP Submission Deadline: August 22, 2022


CRDF Global is seeking Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) with experience developing and delivering in-person instruction and training on legal obligations pursuant to United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCRs) and best practices to enhance the capacity of maritime stakeholders at key ports in Bahrain, Oman, Tanzania, Romania, Bangladesh, Brazil, and Kazakhstan to proactively identify and report potential violations of UN sanctions-related maritime activities from dubious actors. Additionally, the SME will design and implement an interactive vessel inspection at a port in Tanzania for law enforcement officials that will train and provide guidance on: 

  • Identifying fraudulent manifests 
  • Access Controls for Port Personnel, Truck Drivers, and Visitors 
  • Reviewing Vehicle Identification, Inspection, Screening, and Port Entry/Exit Log 
  • Guided inspection of foreign ports for which vessels & cargo are imported/exported 
  • Inspection of systems such as electrical distribution systems, radio and telecommunication systems and computer systems and networks 
  • Overview of cargo commodities the port is equipped to handle 


The Contractor will serve as the lead trainer and subject matter expert of and be responsible for developing and delivering six 2-day workshops and one 3-day regional conference in the target countries to be delivered at the following times:

  • Bahrain: Fall 2022
  • Oman: Fall 2022
  • Tanzania: Spring 2023
  • Romania: 2023
  • Bangladesh: 2023
  • Brazil: 2023
  • Kazakhstan:2023