Services - 636645-2021

14/12/2021    S242

Lithuania-Vilnius: Survey of Gender Gaps in Unpaid Care, Individual and Social Activities

2021/S 242-636645

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

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

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)
National registration number: 2900764882
Postal address: Gedimino av.16
Town: Vilnius
NUTS code: LT011 Vilniaus apskritis
Postal code: LT-01103
Country: Lithuania
Contact person: EIGE Procurement
E-mail: procurement@eige.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.eige.europa.eu
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Gender equality

Section II: Object

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

Survey of Gender Gaps in Unpaid Care, Individual and Social Activities

Reference number: EIGE/2021/OPER/10
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79311300 Survey analysis services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Overall objective

The overall objective of the study is to fill in data gaps in the EU policy priority area by collecting EU wide survey data on gender gaps in unpaid care, individual and social activities.

Specific objective(s)

The specific objective(s) are:

Specific objective 1: to improve the capacity of the Gender Equality Index to capture changes in the domain of Time in a more conceptually sound, coherent and regular way.

Specific objective 2: to support the monitoring of the EU Gender Equality Strategy 2020-2025, in particular in its priority area on closing the gender care gap.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 450 000.00 EUR
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LT Lietuva
Main site or place of performance:

Contractor's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The main objective of this procedure is to select the best proposal for the study to support the conceptual revision of the Time domain of the Gender Equality Index and to collect EU-wide data on gender gaps in unpaid care, individual and social activities.

This study will be based on mixed-methods research, adopt gender and intersectional perspective and shall conduct the following activities:

— development of conceptual and measurement framework to estimate gender gaps in unpaid care, individual and social activities;

— stakeholder consultations to discuss and validate the conceptual framework and survey questionnaire to estimate gender gaps in unpaid care, individual and social activities;

— implementation of online panel survey to collect EU-wide data gender gaps in unpaid care, individual and social activities;

— analysis of survey data and reporting of results.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the proposed methodology, including assessment of project context / Weighting: 70
Quality criterion - Name: Organisation of the work and resources / Weighting: 15
Quality criterion - Name: Quality control measures / Weighting: 15
Price - Weighting: 40 %
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2021/S 144-381682
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: EIGE/2021/OPER/10
Title:

Survey of Gender Gaps in Unpaid Care, Individual and Social Activities

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
26/11/2021
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Eurocarers – Association Européenne Travaillant Avec et Pour Les Aidants Non-Professionnels A.I.S.B.L
National registration number: 0563.648.885
Postal address: Rue Pere de Deken 14
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE Belgique / België
Postal code: 1040
Country: Belgium
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: IPSOS GmbH
National registration number: HRB 4607
Town: Hamburg
NUTS code: DE Deutschland
Country: Germany
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research
National registration number: 583470062
Town: Vienna
NUTS code: AT Österreich
Country: Austria
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: INRCA (Istituto Nazionale Di Ricovero E Curia Per Anziani)
Town: Ancona
NUTS code: IT Italia
Country: Italy
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 450 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 449 981.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Town: Luxembourg
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: cfi.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 43031
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
Official name: The European Ombudsman
Town: Strasbourg
Country: France
Telephone: +33 388172313
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Within two months of the notification of the plaintiff, or, in absence thereof, of the day on which it came to knowledge. A complaint to the European Ombudsman does not have as an effect either to suspend this period or to open a new period for lodging appeals.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Official name: General Court
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: generalcourt.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
07/12/2021