Location: Chisinau, Moldova
Closing date: 31 January 2020
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Project Overview and Role
The objective of the D4I Project is to increase capacity for rigorous evaluation. Increased capacity for evaluation is achieved when policymakers and program implementer in USAID’s priority countries increase their use of data to inform policies and programs. We will achieve that objective through a set of activities and strategic approaches that will generate strong evidence for policies and programs, build individual and organizational capacity, and facilitate the use of data. The result will be a mutually reinforcing process of improved information generation, data analysis, and use to inform policies and programs. The primary objectives for the D4I project in Moldova will be to Enact an effective case management system for the Moldovan child protection sector & ensure Moldova’s child protection sector M&E system is equipped with a full set of comprehensive indicators for data collection and decision making.
In order to support the activities described above, Palladium/D4I is seeking an Logistics support to conduct events in Chisinau, Moldova
Specifications for the Services:
- Palladium’s Data for Impact Project is looking for a local company in Moldova to support logistics arrangements for meetings and training’s during January-September 2020 in Chisinau.
- An agent or a manager is authorized to submit a proposal
- he quote should be fixed price and provided in USD
- Bid Quotations
- 9 months in length- January 2020 – September 2020
- Fees required to support logistics arrangements: selecting best value-for-money venue (based on at least three quotes), organization of catering and accommodation for participants, ensuring logistics at venue (audio-visual equipment, interpretation equipment, consumables, registration of participants, reimbursement of travel costs to participants, one on-site person for the event duration), participant folders, photocopying of handouts and other materials.
- Terms of agreement termination
- Miscellaneous fees
Palladium will assess each submission based on Selection Panel Report, and will be based on compliance with this Request for Quotation (RFQ), ability to meet the requirements as specified and overall value for money using the following criteria:
- The proposal should reflect the following terms
- Invoice submission and expected payment deadlines to be established between Palladium and a local logistics company
- Past relevant performance (including goods/service delivery, performance management and assurance), and
- Expertise of particular individual(s) and subcontractors nominated to perform or provide the Goods/Service
Request for Quotations closes on January 31, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. EST.