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Tender deadline: 2 December 2015

Tender deadline: 2 December 2015

In Southern Africa, the Swedish Embassy of Zambia is inviting interested bidders to become an agent for the Swedish Off-Grid Energy Facility in Zambia.

The scope of work includes the development and implementation of a procurement scheme for increased access to modern, renewable, off-grid energy in the rural areas of Zambia.

It also includes the performance of due diligence on feasible energy service providers and the monitoring and evaluation of selected providers once the implementation has commenced.

Background

According to the Embassy of Sweden, the northern European country has been working with Zambia since 1965, with the objective of reducing poverty across the region.  The Swedish Government has approved a results strategy for Swedish development cooperation with Zambia to be implemented by Sida (the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) for the period of 2013-2017.

The Embassy said on their website that: “This results strategy governs the use of funds allocated under appropriation item 9 “Africa” in the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) appropriation directions for each financial year. The strategy will apply for the period 2013-2017 and comprises a maximum of SEK 1.75 billion [235 million].”

Their work includes developing environments for sustainable growth and which contributes to the upliftment of the local communities in Zambia.

Obtaining further information

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Kommers  Annons SWEDEN

Internet address: http://www.kommersannons.se/sida/Notice/NoticeOverview.aspx?ProcurementId=890

All tenders or requests to participate must be sent to:

Embassy of Sweden, Zambia

PO Box 50264 Ridgeway

Contact point(s): TENDER, Agent for the Swedish Off-Grid Energy Facility in Zambia: UF/2015/24005

10101 Lusaka

ZAMBIA

Tender submission

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to:

Embassy of Sweden, Zambia
PO Box 50264 Ridgeway
Contact point(s): TENDER, Agent for the Swedish Off-Grid Energy Facility in Zambia: UF/2015/24005
10101 Lusaka
ZAMBIA

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