GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE for The Building Resilience to Recurring Food Insecurity

Notice Type
International Competitive Bidding [Open]
Issue Date
Last date of submission
Tender Type
General Procurement Notice
Executing Department
Integrated Rural Development Division

GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE Mode of Financing: LOAN/ Istisna’a/ Istisna’a Jeddah Declaration Financing No.GM-0085/86/87 The Government of the Gambia has received financing for the amount of USD$15 million equivalent from the Islamic Development Bank toward the cost of the Building Resilience to Recurring Food Insecurity in the Gambia, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procured under this project. This project will be jointly financed by the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) and Government of Gambia. The project will include the following components 1. Building Resilience to Climate Change and Enhanced Food Security 2. Rehabilitation and Preservation of Rural Livelihoods 3. Project Management The various good and services to be procured under the project are tentatively listed below: Lot Contract Package # Contract Package – Type and Description Budget US$ Procurement Methods ** Production of Household Metallic Silos GD.1 Steel Sheet and Material for Silos 150,000 ICB/MC WK.1 Manufacturing of Silos (various small contracts to local youth contractors) 50,000 Direct Contracting/ National Shopping Community Sensitization SER.1 Awareness and promotion of silos through sensitization programs 10,000 Single Source/ Service Contract Provision of National Food and Seed Storage Facilities SER.2 Consultancy to undertake study on need and management of Emergency Reserves 100,000 UN-agencies (tentatively FAO) Integrated Watershed Management and Development WK.2 (various packages) Development of soil and water conservation infrastructure 11,505,000 ICB/MC, NCB (with community participation) WK.3 (Various Packages) Ploughing services for 6,200 HA developed land 620,000 National Shopping (youth contractors) Development of national and regional information systems GD.2 Equipment for data collection (30 smart phones) 18,000 National Shopping SER.3 (Various Packages) Trainings and consultancies 200,000 UN agency/ Inter national MC Shortlist/ Individuals GD.3 Equipment for CILLS 50,000 ICB-MC/ International Shopping Support to Livestock/ Pastoralist Production Systems GD.4 Nucleus Herd for International Trypan tolerance Center (ITC) (several packages) 182,000 Direct Contracting GD.5 Cattle truck 65,000 National Shopping GD.6 Feed Supplements 10,000 Direct Contracting WK.4 Development of 10HA pasture 125,000 NCB WK.5 Rehabilitation of Quarantine Facilities 20,000 Shopping/ Direct Contract SER.4 Training of GILMAS 60,000 Direct Sourcing/ Shopping/ ITC Support to Project Management and Implementation SER.5 Audit 20,000 Direct Contract SER.6 Design, Supervision and M&E consultant 400,000 National Shortlist/ QCBS SER.7 Staff for PMU 170,000 Competitive Selection GD.7 Office furniture and equipment for PMU 10,000 Direct Contracting/ National Shopping GD.8 Vehicles 47,000 National shopping • NCB: National Competitive Bidding • ICB-MC: International Competitive Bidding Limited to IDB Member Countries • GD- Goods; WK- Works; SER- Services • QCBS: Quality and Cost Based Selection Procurement of goods and works will be done in accordance with the Guidelines for Procurement of Goods and Works under the Islamic Development Bank Financing (May 2009, amended February 2012). The acquisition of services of consultants will follow the Guidelines for the use of Consultants under the Islamic Development Bank Financing (May 2009, amended February 2012). Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bid under the Islamic Development Bank’s international competitive bidding – member countries (ICB/MC) procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will be announced, as they become available, on IsDB Website, UN Business Development website, DEVEX, Ministry of Agriculture website, international newspapers, and in local newspapers. The local NCB contracts will be published in the local newspapers and websites. Interested bidders may obtain further information and should express their interest for the specific packages in writing, by contacting the undersigned below. The bidders who shall express their interest will be directly informed once a specific package of their interest is ready for procurement. Attention: Mobile No: +2209960072/+2203329902 E-Mail: Address: Nema Head Office, Veterinary Complex, Abuko Website: N/A