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DFID Tanzania is seeking a Service Provider to provide technical support and advice to improve the fiduciary risk management capabilities of government, civil society and other development organisations in Tanzania. Support areas will include ...

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Department for International Development
Abercrombie House, Eaglesham Road
East Kilbride
G75 8EA
United Kingdom
Contact person: Pauline Walsh
Telephone: +44 1355843509
E-mail:
NUTS code: UKM95

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development/about/procurement

I.2)Joint procurement
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Strengthening Tanzanias Fudiciary Risk Assurance.

Reference number: 8049
II.1.2)Main CPV code
75211200
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

DFID Tanzania is seeking a Service Provider to provide technical support and advice to improve the fiduciary risk management capabilities of government, civil society and other development organisations in Tanzania. Support areas will include governance, management oversight and financial controls. Organisations to be supported under this contract will be identified via the DFID Tanzania portfolio of programmes, which is currently valued at approximately 600 000 GBP.

The objectives of this contract are to i) improve the efficiency and effectiveness of selected partner organisations and government institutions by strengthening internal controls, ii) improve capacity of staff in selected organisations (and DFID) to minimise and manage fiduciary risk, iii) drive VfM and safeguard public funds in relation to UK aid flows. The contract will help development practitioners in Tanzania deepen their knowledge and understanding of the fiduciary environment through which funds are channelled, and gene.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 1 500 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM95
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This is a prior information notice (PIN) only: publication and call for competition will be conducted once the scope of work is fully defined.

DFID Tanzania is seeking a Service Provider to provide technical support and advice to improve the fiduciary risk management capabilities of government, civil society and other development organisations in Tanzania. Support areas will include governance, management oversight and financial controls. Organisations to be supported under this contract will be identified via the DFID Tanzania portfolio of programmes, which is currently valued at approximately 600 000 GBP.

The objectives of this contract are to i) improve the efficiency and effectiveness of selected partner organisations and government institutions by strengthening internal controls, ii) improve capacity of staff in selected organisations (and DFID) to minimise and manage fiduciary risk, iii) drive VfM and safeguard public funds in relation to UK aid flows. The contract will help development practitioners in Tanzania deepen their knowledge and understanding of the fiduciary environment through which funds are channelled, and generate evidence to challenge and support partner organisations to improve their systems in order to obtain greater fiduciary assurance.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
20/09/2017

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
17/08/2017