British Embassy Asunción call for bids 2020/2021 – COVID-19

The British Embassy in Asunción is now accepting project proposals for the 2020/2021 financial year (1 July 2020 – 30 November 2020). Deadline for submission of proposals is Monday 1 June 2020 (until midnight, Paraguay time).

Call for bids

This year, the British Embassy will run a competitive bidding process seeking to support projects and activities that deliver real and measurable outcomes in support of Paraguay’s efforts to cope with COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Interested partners are invited to present project proposals addressing and mitigating the health (incl. mental health), social, legislative, economic, and environmental impacts of COVID-19.

All expenditures must qualify as Official Development Assistance (ODA), as defined by the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and have the promotion of welfare of the people of Paraguay as the main objective.

Who may bid? Eligibility criteria

In order to be eligible, your organisation or agency must be a legal entity, not-for-profit or commercial company, a registered non-governmental (NGO) or governmental organisation, academia, research institutions, and must demonstrate:

  • proof of legal registration
  • previous experience in delivering and managing projects
  • preferably previous experience working with international agencies/organisations

How to bid

Proposals should be sent by email using the attached forms to

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