Published date: 11 November 2015

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 16 December 2015

Contract summary


  • Foreign-affairs services - 75211000

Location of contract

G75 8EA

Value of contract


Procurement reference

DFID 7321

Published date

11 November 2015

Closing date

16 December 2015

Contract start date

2 May 2016

Contract end date

1 November 2017

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

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Actual CPV code is '75211200 Foreign Economic-Aid Related Services'.

BRACE II builds on lessons learned in a two year BRACE I pilot project phase which ended in July 2015. The approach adopted in that programme was food and cash for assets. BRACE II is an approved five year programme that intends to leverage long term positive change in community food security and livelihoods - by making these more resilient to climate variability and extremes and localised resource conflicts.

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About the buyer

Contact name

Paul Graham


Department for International Development (DFID)
Abercrombie House, Eaglesham Road
East Kilbride
G75 8EA


+44 (0) 1355 84 3909