Services - 84311-2018

24/02/2018    S39    External aid programmes - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Restricted procedure 

Belgium-Brussels: EDF - Technical assistance to the ACP Secretariat for the management of the ACP-EU Culture Programme

2018/S 039-084311

Location: Belgium, Brussels


 1.Publication reference


 3.Programme name

ACP-EU towards a viable cultural industry (ACP-EU Culture 11th EDF)

Financing agreement
 5.Contracting authority

Secretariat of the ACP Group of States, Brussels, Belgium.
 6.Nature of the contract

Fee based
 7.Contract description

Recruitment of technical assistance responsible for:
(a) the implementation of direct grant contracts, coordination, information sharing and dissemination of products in particular,
(b) the visibility of the programme actions, its different activities/products as well as intra-ACP cooperation activities,
(c) the establishment of a specialised platform for innovation and entrepreneurship.
 8.Indicative budget

Maximum budget: 2 000 000 EUR
 9.Scheduled date for publication of the contract notice

 10.Additional Information
 11.Legal basis (1)

11th EDF: Annex IV to the Partnership Agreement between the members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States of one part, and the European Community and its Member States, of the other part, signed in Cotonou on 23.6.2000 as amended in Luxembourg on 25.6.2005 and in Ouagadougou on 22.6.2010. Reference is made to Annex IV as revised by Decision 1/2014 of the ACP-EU Council of Ministers of 20.6.2014.
(1) Please indicate any aspect that may have an impact on the rules of participation (e.g. geographical, thematic, short-term or long-term).


At least 30 calendar days must elapse between publication of this prior information notice and publication of the corresponding contract notice.

Applications or requests for information must not be sent at this stage.