OPEN CALL FOR TENDER
1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
1.1. Requester: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), Office Tirana, Rr. Skenderbej, No. 21/1.
1.2. Profile: The current situation in the water supply and sanitation sector of Albania requires a profound and radical reform, particularly with regard to reliability, transparency, performance orientation and accountability for a better and more sustainable provision of the water supply and sanitation services for the population and in the respect of the environment.
Most institutions, especially water companies, operate in fragmented segments with often unreliable digital platforms that are not capable of producing reliable operational statistics, questioning investment planning standards and products. None of the institutions has so far presented a concrete strategy for the development and implementation of digital policies and platforms for the efficient operation of water supply and sewerage infrastructure as well as for the economic and human development of these economic units.
1.3. Subject: The GIZ Office Tirana invites qualified individual consultant/companies to express their interest in conducting Digital national water agenda: Transition to smart drinking water and sanitation for WUs and the water sector (governance and business).
1.4. Eligibility: Participation is open to all eligible national digital solution providers/companies providing business digital solution for the management of the water supply and wastewater services including sector governance and regulation which are effectively established in Albania.
The consultants must prove that they are legally registered and allowed to pursue the professional activity necessary to carry out the work subject to this request for proposal. Furthermore, the consultant must prove similar experience in the field.
All legal entities interested in application process should ask for an application form to the address: [email protected]
2. The due date for submitting the application is 30th of March 2021. The documents should be submitted in a sealed envelope, marked “Application for prequalification: CPWS –Digital national water agenda: Transition to smart drinking water and sanitation for WUs and the water sector (governance and business). addressed to:
German Development Cooperation Office (GIZ), Office in Tirana,
Skanderbeg Street, No. 21/1
After the due date for submitting the application, the process of prequalification will follow.
The submitted applications will be evaluated, and only prequalified candidates will be invited to answer to the bid.