Services - 565736-2020

25/11/2020    S230

Lebanon-Beirut: Vocational training services

2020/S 230-565736

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Procurement award procedure applying to European Union external actions financed from the general budget of the European Union and the European Development Fund (EDF)

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Council for Development and Reconstruction – CDR/Economic and Social Fund for Development — ESFD
Postal address: 11-1633
Town: Beirut
NUTS code: LB LEBANON
Country: Lebanon
E-mail: proc@esfd.cdr.gov.lb
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://esfd.cdr.gov.lb/
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=7553
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Official name: Council for Development and Reconstruction – CDR/Economic and Social Fund for Development — ESFD
Town: Beirut
NUTS code: LB LEBANON
Country: Lebanon
E-mail: proc@esfd.cdr.gov.lb
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://esfd.cdr.gov.lb/
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Provision of Certified Accelerated Vocational Training for Youth in the Litani River Basin (LRB)

Reference number: NEAR/BEY/2021/EA-RP/0002
II.1.2)Main CPV code
80530000 Vocational training services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The contracting authority envisages the implementation of a vocational training programme addressing relevant economic sectors in the Litani River Basin (LRB). This programme, targeting mainly youth, will be linked to the needs of the local markets, and to businesses and industries in LRB to secure internship and jobs opportunities for successful candidates. The foreseen training programme will consist of a combination of occupational and soft skills. The occupational skills will include fields such as, industrial mechanics, industrial electricians, Lebanese gastronomy, international gastronomy, local food marketing, and software development. Soft skills will touch skills such as information technology, English language, communication skills and others. The training programme will be certified by international training agencies. Environmental compliance will be a crosscutting element of learning and practice in the vocational training.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 600 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
80530000 Vocational training services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LB LEBANON
Main site or place of performance:

Lebanon (Near and Middle East).

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of Certified Accelerated Vocational Training for Youth in the Litani River Basin (LRB).

II.2.14)Additional information

Subsequent to the initial contract resulting from the current tender procedure, new services or works consisting in the repetition of similar services or works, up to the estimated amount of 0, may be entrusted to the initial contractor by negotiated procedure without prior publication of a contract notice, provided the new services or works are in conformity with the same basic project.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
07/01/2021

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
20/11/2020