Published date: 30 April 2018

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: 1 June 2018

Contract summary


  • Foreign economic-aid-related services - 75211200

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Procurement reference

DFID 8276 Contract Notice

Published date

30 April 2018

Closing date

1 June 2018

Contract start date

1 December 2018

Contract end date

30 April 2022

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure (above threshold)

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

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

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The Department for International Development (DFID) has launched the Building Resilience in Ethiopia programme (BRE), which will make investments totalling £168 million to meet urgent humanitarian needs in Ethiopia while building long term capacity within the Ethiopian government to plan, finance and manage better the frequent climate and humanitarian shocks that the country experiences.
The Building Resilience in Ethiopia programme will seek to:
i. Deliver technical assistance to the Government of Ethiopia (GoE) to lead and deliver an effective, more self-financed and accountable response to climate and humanitarian shocks;
ii. Deliver food and cash to people in humanitarian need in the most effective way;
iii. Respond to non-food emergency humanitarian needs in the most effective way;
iv. Monitor, evaluate and learn how to strengthen humanitarian delivery in Ethiopia in accordance with (and contributing to) global best practice.
This procurement relates to items (i) and (iv).

More information



Additional text

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About the buyer

Contact name

Emma Gannon


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


+44 01355843701