Published date: 22 October 2021

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: 12 November 2021, 11:59pm

Contract summary

Industry

  • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract

£90,000

Procurement reference

tender_288410/1007954

Published date

22 October 2021

Closing date

12 November 2021

Closing time

11:59pm

Contract start date

1 December 2021

Contract end date

31 March 2022

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

Non-OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued below a certain financial threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes


Description

The British Embassy in Bogota is seeking to procure the Provision of service to develop a pilot project in
Valle del Cauca to promote employment opportunities for women and young people in the construction
sector.

OBJECTIVE: Develop a training and labour inclusion model for women and young people in the construction sector through a pilot
project in Valle del Cauca, which allows the process to be documented and standardised, by creating tools that can
be replicated in other regions and with other actors in the construction value chain.
The pilot project focuses on four dimensions: i) engaging companies; ii) promoting a more inclusive organisational
culture; iii) training final beneficiaries; and (iv) documenting the experience.
SCOPE: Understand the current state of companies with regards to gender equality and social inclusion,
as well as their internal needs and challenges in order to advance in the goal of being more
inclusive. Provide technical assistance and training to companies to help transform their culture into a more
inclusive one, Train women and young people to develop the skills most demanded by the sector, Identify employment opportunities for women and young people in the pilot companies and
promote interest amongst these populations to be part of the construction and infrastructure
sector, Document the experience, evaluate pilot results, and adjust the model in accordance with lessons
learned during the pilot.
Details on the project and documentation can be found in the e-Procurement Portal. Jaggaer https://fcdo.bravosolution.co.uk/
requires registration, navigate to Project code_7536 or ITT_4659


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About the buyer

Address

King Charles Street
London
SW1A 2AH
England

Email

ame.procurement2@fcdo.gov.uk

Website

www.gov.uk/fco