NA-Windhoek: EDF — Technical assistance for the implementation of the institutional capacity development programme (ICDP) in support to the Ministry of Finance and office of the Auditor General

Organisation text: 
National Authorising Officer for the European Development Fund in the Republic of Namibia
Main activities: 
NUTS Code: 
Notice for additional information, information on incomplete procedure or corrigendum
Type of contract: 
Service contract
Bid type: 
Not applicable
Awarding procedure: 
Not applicable
Award criteria: 
Not specified
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Tender cycle: 
Tender ID: 
2013/S 85-142904

Common procurement vocabulary (CPV):

Main object:

71356200 Technical assistance services

  • 1. Publication reference:


  • 2. Procedure:


  • 3. Programme:

    9th or 10th EDF.

  • 4. Financing:

    Financing agreement.

  • 5. Contracting authority:

    National Authorising Officer for the European Development Fund in the Republic of Namibia , Windhoek , NAMIBIA.
  • 6. Nature of contract:


  • 7. Contract description:

    The overall objective of the institutional capacity development programme is to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of public finance management in order to support national development goals. The purpose of the intervention is to strengthen capacities within the Ministry of Finance as regards fiscal planning, revenue, expenditure and control management functions in order to ensure that public expenditure delivers results and value for money.

    During the first phase of the programme, organisational and institutional arrangements in selected directorates of the Ministry of Finance (Customs and Excise, Inland Revenue, Budget Management, the Tender Board) and of the Auditor General have been reviewed and training needs assessments conducted. Capacity development plans have been developed and approved by the Ministry of Finance and the beneficiary.

    Building on the findings, recommendations, and capacity development plans approved by management during phase I, this service contract will avail long-term and short-term technical expertise to support the implementation of the defined capacity development plans and actions.

  • 8. Numbers and titles of lots:

    The contract is divided into lots:

    No, 1 lot only.

  • 9. Budget:

    Maximum budget: 1 500 000 EUR.

  • 10. Intended timing of publication of procurement notice:

    June 2013.

  • 11. Additional information

    Not provided

  • 12. Legal basis:

    ACP–EC Partnership Agreement signed at Cotonou on 23.6.2000 as amended.

  • 13. Date of dispatch of this notice:



There must be a minimum period of 30 calendar days between the publication of this contract forecast and the publication of the corresponding procurement notice.

No applications or requests for information should be sent at this stage.

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