EDF — Technical assistance to the ‘Afikepo’ nutrition programme in Malawi

Country: Malawi
Language: EN
Number: 3905808
Publication date: 25-08-2017
Source: TED
Tags: Security


1.Publication reference:EuropeAid/139189/IH/SER/MW.

2.Procedure:International restricted.

3.Programme title:‘Afikepo’ nutrition programme in Malawi.

4.Financing:Budget line FED/2016/038-583.

5.Contracting authority:The Government of the Republic of Malawi represented by the Head of Unit, National Authorising Unit (NAO) Support Unit, Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, PO Box 30049, Lilongwe 3, MALAWI.

6.Nature of contract:Fee-based technical assistance service contract.

7.Contract description:The purpose of the contract is to provide professional and technical services to support the Government of Malawi to implement interventions of Afikepo nutrition programme in Malawi (Afikepo). The aim of Afikepo is to enhance nutrition security in Malawi by improving nutritional status of the targeted groups in the 10 selected districts through increased and diversified dietary intake of safe and nutritious foods; increased use of enhanced nutrition knowledge and awareness and hygiene practices and strengthened multisectoral governance of nutrition at all levels.

8.Indicative budget:1 600 000 EUR.

9.Intended timing of publication of the contract notice:November 2017.

10.Additional information:Not applicable.

11.Legal basis:Annex IV to the Partnership Agreement between the members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States of the one part, and the European Community and its Member States, of the other part, signed in Cotonou on 23.6.2000 as amended in Luxembourg on 25.6.2005 and in Ouagadougou on 22.6.2010. Reference is made to Annex IV as revised by Decision No 1/2014 of the ACP–EU Council of Ministers of 20.6.2014.