The Economic Community of West African States through the Regional Agency for Food and Agriculture (RAAF) based in Lomé and with the financial assistance of the French Development Agency ( AFD), intends to organize a study " Support for the conception of a regional exchange and training plan on the Social Safety nets (SSN) in West Africa" for which this Call for Expression of Interest is issued. ECOWAS requests Expression of Interests on behalf of the International Office of Technical Research. ECOWAS will short-list to about six (6 ) offices, who will be preselected from received applications, and to whom the documents for the Call for tender for the realization of the required services will be forwarded to. The information concerning the CEI can be downloaded in French or English below. The deadline for receiving the Expression of Interest is 05/12/2014 -1200 AM ( Lomé time - Republic of Togo).