AMIR is a broad-based private sector development initiative with components focusing on
microfinance, economic policy reform and improved service delivery capability for business
associations. This consultancy addresses the activities under the Business Associations Initiative (BAI)
component. The objective of this consultancy is to provide assistance to seven targeted BAs in
identifying and specifying their IT needs and goals, and to produce concise recommended specifications
for hardware, software, Internet connectivity, and training needed for each of the seven BAs to better
serve their members and clients.