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Services - 245893-2019

28/05/2019    S102

Belgium-Brussels: Ocean Literacy for All

2019/S 102-245893


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2019/S 043-096794)

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission - Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
Postal address: Rue Joseph II 99
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person: Mr Bernhard Friess - Director
Internet address(es):
Main address:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Ocean Literacy for All

Reference number: 2019/01
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Pave the way towards the development of a European Ocean Alliance, a platform bringing together European groups and organisations active in ocean preservation and ocean literacy. Main objectives:

1) share good practices in ocean literacy and develop joint ocean literacy initiatives;

2) enhance awareness and civil engagement/activism of European citizens towards the seas and oceans;

3) help citizens, economic and political actors to become informed ocean advocates and actors of change for ocean protection and a more sustainable use of ocean resources;

4) encourage children, students and young people to take an active role in the ocean preservation through different activities at local, regional, national or international level;

5) promote the development of digital services and innovative communication tools to facilitate the dissemination of ocean-related knowledge and information to citizens and stakeholders.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2019/S 043-096794

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 14/06/2019
Local time: 23:59
Date: 21/06/2019
Local time: 15:00
VII.2)Other additional information:

Tender specifications: throughout the document- accurate clarification of the name of the platform/alliance: "EU4Ocean".

Tender specifications pages 22 and 23: Clarification on the verification of non exclusion by the Contracting Authority.

Tender specifications pages 24 and 25: Clarification on which selection criteria evidence must be provided with the tender or may be requested later.