Call for Proposals 83407134

Technical Assistance and Capacity Building to Micro-, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH as a Technical Assistance (TA) partner has advised the African Union (AU) on the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) since 2010 with evolving support on organisational development, process advisory, infrastructure project preparation, private sector engagement and the promotion of employment creation. GIZ supports AUC on policy level and AUDA-NEPAD on implementation level as its direct cooperation partners. The upcoming GIZ TA project phase (11/2021 – 08/2024) has the strategic objective to strengthen partner capacities to realize green infrastructure projects in trade relevant integrated corridors.

This GIZ TA phase, known as the GIZ Support Programme Green Infrastructure Corridors for intra-African Trade, includes a specific component on digital solutions of micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) for trade and green infrastructure.

A consultant is needed to support the TA, providing business development support to MSMEs for digital solutions that promote trade and climate-resilient infrastructure. In particular, the contractor will be required to among other tasks, work closely with select MSME leaders in business plan development and investor engagements and to development and delivery capacity building to MSME representatives.

GIZ invites eligible and professional companies with local presence in Africa, to participate in this tender. Tender documents are available for downloading until 17.05.2022 at the following link:

Your proposal must be submitted to by 06 June 2022.

Please quote reference 83407134 when submitting the documentation.

Late submissions will not be accepted.