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Pre-qualification of Contractors for I3 Programme
Procurement Process :ITP - Invitation to pre-qualify
Office :Belgium, Vietnam, China, Malaysia, Bangladesh - BELGIUM
Deadline :25-May-18
Posted on :25-Apr-18
Reference Number :45831
Link to Atlas Project :
Non-UNDP Project
Documents :
Request for Prequalification
Overview :

The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) hereby invites you to apply for Pre-qualification for the communications services for the I3 programme, including:

  • Lot 001 Content and learning
  • Lot 002. Media relationship and placement
  • Lot 003. Event Management

As this is a large procurment UNCDF will undertake a prequalitifcation that will be  followed by a Request for Proposal (RFP) which will result in agreements with the successful bidders for the various categories for an initial period of one year, renewable up to a maximum of three years.

Only pre-qualified vendors shall be invited by UNCDF to submit offers for the supply of services for UNCDF under the I3 Programme, whose scope, quantities and detailed specifications will be defined as the need for them arises. 

MetLife Foundation, UNCDF and Microsave are joining forces to develop a the I3programme that seeks to improve the offering of digital finance and solutions so that they are more appropriate, affordable and safe for low income users.  This is a four-country initiative in Asia, with MicroSave acting as the implementing organization in Bangladesh and Vietnam and UNCDF implementing in China and Malaysia.  Each of these markets is in a different stage of development and will require different approaches.  However, the initiative wishes to develop a common communication strategy at the regional and global level that provides consistent messages and relevant content to inform and support other initiatives in inclusive digital finance and solutions. 

The goal of the i3 Programme is to promote the idea and methods of how better innovation practices can help companies design, develop, test and launch financial products that customers need and that can improve their financial health and in doing so, highlight the commitment, experience and leadership of the MetLife Foundation, MicroSave and UNCDF to make finance work for the poor.

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Submissions need to be sent later than 25 May 2018   to the following

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