Terms of Reference for Preparing the Aqaba Marine Reserve Regulation
This term of reference was developed in full coordination of The Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) and The Hanns Seidel Stiftung Amman Office (HSS) to select a legal advisor to prepare the legislative framework (regulation) for the Aqaba Marine Reserve (AMR).
The Aqaba Marine Reserve was established by a decision of the Council of Ministers, and its establishment was declared on the eighth of December 2020 after the Cabinet approved its inclusion in the National Network of nature reserves in Jordan.
The establishment of the Marine Reserve aims to protect the marine environment, conserve natural resources and preserve biodiversity, and ecosystems that support marine life in the reserve.
The marine reserve extends on a coastal strip with a length of about (7) km and a width of (400 m), and it is considered as an extension to the Aqaba Marine Park, which was established in 1997.
Terms of reference
The consultant is expected to complete the required work and submit the final draft of the regulation within a maximum period of sixty (60) calendar days from signing the consultancy contract.
How to apply
Hanns Seidel Stiftung, Amman Office
5, Sarrout Street, Abdoun
P.O. Box 925372, Amman 11190
Tel. +962 6 569 0043