Validation of the Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Policy Survey using source documents [ Request for proposal

Reference: HQ/OSS/CPC/P/0003983
Beneficiary country(ies): Switzerland
Published on: 01-Oct-2019
Deadline on: 10-Oct-2019 17:00 (GMT 2.00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris

RFP Published by WHO on 9 September 2019
The date appearing above as “Published on” may differ since it corresponds to the publication of additional sets of documents such as Answers to Bidders questions if any.

1.10.2019: A list of answers to bidders' questions is available under "Clarification" - "Attachments".
24.09.2019: A new set of answers to Bidders' questions is published as an attachment in "Clarifications".
23.09.2019: A new answer to a Bidder's question is published as attachment under "Clarifications".
20.09.2019: A question to Bidder's question published and attached under "Clarifications".

Dear Prospective Bidder,

Subject: Request for Proposal [2019/028_FWC/MCA_SRMNCAH Pol.Survey] – Validation of the Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Policy Survey using source documents

You are invited to submit a proposal for the above mentioned Request for Proposals for the World Health Organization (WHO), Department of MCA/EME in accordance with the RFP documents: please click on "Express Interest", “View Documents”, and then, on the “RFP Documents” tab:

Request for Proposal
Appendix 1 Policy Survey Glossary
Appendix 2 Analysis and validation of policies and guidelines received through the survey
Appendix 3 Analysis and validation of laws and regulations received through the survey
Appendix 4 Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Policy Survey 2018
Appendix 5 RMNCAH guideline and policy exs
Appendix 6 RMNCAH legislation exs

Annex 1 - Acknowledgement Form
Annex 2 - Confidentiality Undertaking Form
Annex 3 - Proposal Completeness Form
Annex 4 - Information about Bidder
Annex 5 - Acceptance Form
Annex 6 - Bidder Self-Declaration Form
Annex 7 - UNGM guide: Instructions on how to register with WHO and access WHO tenders
Questions from Bidders - Excel template

The dates related to Intention to Bid, Questions and Submission of Proposals are detailed in the attached RFP document unless otherwise indicated above.

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This Request for Proposals is not opened to Individual bidders.

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