United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Request for Proposal for the requirement of firms to study and prepare implementation action plan to Integrate MSMEs with supply chains to industrial parks and strengthen a one-window service for SMMEs
Procurement Notice e tendering event id ETH1765;https://etendering.partneragencies.org ;
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Ethiopia Country Office hereby invites you to submit your proposals (Technical and Financial proposals) to this Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Recruitment of a firm to study and prepare an implementation action plan to Integrate MSMEs with supply chains to industrial parks and strengthen a “one window” service for SMMEs.
Interested and Qualified Vendors prepare their proposal in accordance with the requirements and procedure as set out in this RFP and submit it through e Tendering indicated in: https://etendering partneragencies.org.
Please acknowledge receipt of this RFP by sending an email to info. firstname.lastname@example.org; indicating whether you intend to submit a Bid or otherwise You may also utilize the “Accept Invitation” function in e Tendering system not later than 24 September 2020. This will enable you to receive amendments or updates to the RFP Should you require further clarifications, kindly communicate with the contact person/s identified in the attached Data Sheet as the focal point for queries on this RFP. Proposal submission date and time is as indicated in the eTendering system.
In the course of preparing and submitting your Proposal, it shall remain your responsibility to ensure that it is submitted into the system by the deadline. The system will automatically block and not accept any bid after the deadline. In case of any discrepancies deadline indicated in the eTendering system shall prevail.
Kindly ensure that supporting documents required are in the .pdf format, and free from any virus or corrupted files and Quotations. NOTE! The File name should contain only Latin characters (No Cyrillic or other alphabets). If you have not registered in the system before, you can register now by logging in using
The step by step instructions for registration of bidders and quotation submission through the UNDP ATLAS e-Tendering system is available in the “Instructions Manual for the Bidders”, attached. Should you require any training on the UNDP ATLAS e-Tendering system or face any difficulties when registering your company or submitting your quotation, please send an email:email@example.com: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that ATLAS has the following minimum requirements for password:
- Minimum length of 8 characters.
- At least one capital letter.
- At least one number.
New bidder registering for the first time, the system will not accept any password that does not meet the above requirements and thus registration cannot be completed.
For already existing bidders whose current password does not meet the criteria, when signing in, the system will prompt you to change the password, and it will not accept a new password that does not meet requirements. Online video guidelines are available on the following link: http://www. undp.org/content/undp/en/home/operations/procurement/business/ procurement-notices/resources/
The bidders are advised to use Internet Explorer (Version 10 or above) to avoid any compatibility issues with the e-tendering system. Please note that the proposal submission date is October 13, 2020. No hard copy or email submissions will be accepted by UNDP.