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RFP-148-PHL-2019: Services of a Strategic Innovation Advisory Firm under the #NextGenCities Philippines Initiative
Procurement Process :RFP - Request for proposal
Office :UNDP Country Office - PHILIPPINES
Deadline :06-Dec-19
Posted on :15-Nov-19
Development Area :SERVICES  SERVICES
Reference Number :61254
Link to Atlas Project :
00118909 - Accelerator Lab-Philippines
Documents :
Request for Proposal
Bid Bulletin 1- Nov21
Bid Bulletin 2- Nov25
Bid Bulletin 3- Nov26
Bid Bulletin 4- Nov28
Overview :


Services of a Strategic Innovation Advisory Firm under the #NextGenCities Philippines Initiative



The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in the Philippines aims to support a select number of cities on initiatives to futureproof and accelerate sustainable development impact through dynamic management of strategic risks, opportunities and innovation. UNDP aims to empower city leaders and their teams by providing them with a series of strategic options to better understand the key risks they are facing and exploit the transformative opportunities available to them and ultimately increase their effectiveness in creating citizen-centered, livable and sustainable city spaces.  


In this light, UNDP invites strategic innovation advisory firms to submit proposals for a framework of engagement around this vision, with a view towards local capacity building, knowledge transfer, and scaling to other cities. The firm is expected to work with UNDP Philippines, its local city partners, and associated stakeholders to develop a framework for dynamic management of strategic risks and transformative opportunities in the context of Philippine urbanization.


For interested parties, the Request for Proposal Document may be downloaded and secured at this website: with reference to the following details:


Insert BU Code: PHL10

Event ID number: 0000004882


The step by step guide for e-tendering website can be downloaded at this link:


Only proposals received by UNDP through the e-tendering website will be accepted.

Deadline for submission of bids is extended until 6 December 2019, 2PM, Manila Time (or 1AM EST). Note that system time zone in eTendering system is in EST/EDT (New York) time zone.

Please register and log on to the e-tendering website to view the RFP and any amendments, as well as changes in the deadline for submission, if any. 

UNDP reserves the right to reject any or all the bids, waive any defect or informality therein, accept the bid and award the contract to the most advantageous offer.  UNDP assumes no responsibility whatsoever to compensate or indemnify the bidder for any expense or loss that may be incurred for the preparation of bids, nor does UNDP guarantee that an award will be made.