Request for Proposals

Guatemala | Due: 03/12/17

Income from casual labor constitutes an important component of livelihoods in many FEWS NET countries, with important implications for household purchasing power. However, to date, FEWS NET has had a substantial knowledge gap related to casual labor incomes in the countries where we work. By designing and implementing an unskilled labor income monitoring system, the Subcontractor shall allow FEWS NET to monitor casual labor market data in Guatemala and better inform our livelihoods knowledge products.

Companies or organizations should indicate their interest in submitting a proposal for the anticipated subcontract by sending an email indicating their intention to Lauren Redfield at by February 20, 2017.


The Famine Early Warning Systems Network is a leading provider of early warning and analysis on food insecurity. Created by USAID in 1985 to help decision-makers plan for humanitarian crises, FEWS NET provides evidence-based analysis on some 35 countries. Implementing team members include NASA, NOAA, USDA, and USGS, along with Chemonics International Inc. and Kimetrica. Read more about our work.