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CONTRACT AWARD NOTICE

“Technical Assistance to Support the Reform on Employment Policies and Vocational Education and Training”

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: General Directorate for Financing and Contracting of EU, World Bank and Other Donor Funds/

Central Finance and Contracting Unit in the Ministry of Finance and Economy

Town: Tirana

NUTS code: AL SHQIPËRIA

Country: Albania

E-mail: veronika.korkaj@financa.gov.al Internet address(es):

Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/prag/annexes.do?chapterTitleCode=B

I.4)      Type of the contracting authority

European institution/agency or international organisation

I.5)       Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)      Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)   Title:

Technical Assistance to Support the Reform on Employment Policies and Vocational Education and Training

Reference number: 2020/EA-EuropeAid/140560

II.1.2)   Main CPV code

71356200 Technical assistance services

II.1.3)   Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)   Short description:

Technical Assistance to Support the Reform on Employment Policies and Vocational Education and Training

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: 2 302 800.00 EUR

II.2)       Description

II.2.3)   Place of performance

NUTS code: AL SHQIPËRIA

Main site or place of performance:

Tirana – Albania

II.2.4)  Description of the procurement:

The objective of this contract is to contribute to the implementation of the National Employment and Skills Strategy (NESS) action plan 2019-2022.

II.2.5)   Award criteria

Quality criterion – Name: Technical Quality / Weighting: 80 Price – Weighting: 20

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: yes Identification of the project:

PreAccession Countries / New Member States

II.2.14) Additional information

Section IV: Procedure IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Restricted 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: 2020/S 024-052523

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

Section V: Award of contract Contract No: AL/IPA2015/29

Title:

Technical Assistance to Support the Reform on Employment Policies and Vocational Education and Training A contract/lot is awarded: yes

V.2)      Award of contract

V.2.1)  Date of conclusion of the contract:

20/10/2020

V.2.2) Information about tenders Number of tenders received: 14

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no

V.2.3)  Name and address of the contractor

Official name: 9WE Global (IT) (Italy), in consortium with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale

Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (Germany), Itworks Personalservice & Beratung gemeinnutzige GmBH (Austria) and Institute for Policy and Law (IPL)

Town: Milano

NUTS code: ITC4C Milano

Country: Italy

The contractor is an SME: no

V.2.4)    Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT) Total value of the contract/lot: 2 302 800.00 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

Postal address: Rue du Fort Niedergrünewald

Town: Luxemburg

Postal code: L – 2925

Country: Luxembourg

E-mail: GC.Registry@curia.europa.eu

Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

VI.5)    Date of dispatch of this notice:

14/12/2020