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11/03/2016    S50

Belgium-Brussels: Social situation monitor

2016/S 050-082092

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: European Commission, Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, Unit EMPL/A/4
Postal address: rue Joseph II 27, 03/093
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
For the attention of: Head of Unit EMPL/A4
Telephone: +32 22989351

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

Further information can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Social situation monitor.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 11: Management consulting services [6] and related services
The contractor's premises or any other site advised in the tender.

NUTS code BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad

II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
The purpose of the future call for tender will be to obtain external assistance in data and policy analysis and research on the current socio-economic situation and recent developments in the EU. The contractor selected under this procedure will deliver expertise on topics including economics, social and employment policies, demography, statistics and will produce up-to-date tables and charts demonstrating trends in these areas. The contractor's activity will be called ‘The EU social situation monitor (SSM)’ and will help DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion monitor socio-economic developments and social and labour market outcomes in the EU using the available statistical data.
The statistical data to consider should include the various European surveys (including EU-SILC, LFS, household budget survey) and be complemented by other sources such as Missoc, meta-analysis or national sources. Analytical results stemming from the research activities under this project are expected to contribute to the valuable policy analysis used in policy formulation at both European and national levels.


This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

73200000 Research and development consultancy services

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): Regulation (EU) No 1296/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11.12.2013 on a European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (‘EaSI’) and amending Decision No 283/2010/EU establishing a European Progress Microfinance Facility for employment and social inclusion.
VI.2)Additional information:
Tender documents will be available for download at the address indicated under heading I.1. The website will be updated regularly and it is the tenderers' responsibility to check for updates and modifications during the tendering period.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: