Terms of Reference: Southern Africa Food Systems Transformation Alliance

In June 2023, IDH launched the Southern African Food Systems Transformation Alliance (the “Alliance”). The Alliance is a business-led collaboration of Southern African food companies that have jointly committed to increasing local sourcing of food products from within the Southern African Development Community( “SADC”) region’, and to invest in strengthening the food value chains in which they operate, socially and environmentally.

IDH aims to select a party to conduct a baseline assessment, scope potential investment needs, and develop a monitoring protocol for the Southern African Food Systems Alliance.

Proposals must be submitted to Guilherme Justo at justo@idhtrade.org before 23rd of August 2023 at 5 pm SAST  with the subject line containing: tender Southern Africa Food Systems Transformation Alliance.


23/08/23 – UPDATE – The deadline for the submission of proposals for this tender was extended until 1st of September 2023 at 5pm SAST


Download the files here:

TOR SA Alliance Consulting Tender 20230806

Annex 1 – SA Food System Covenant 20230614

Annex 2 – SJC Monitoring_protocol_20230105

Annex 3 – Question form template

Annex 4 – Detail Request Form – Letter of Assignment

Annex 5 – Letter of Assignment

Annex 6 – IDH General terms and conditions for Services

Annex 7 – Statement of acceptance