Request for Proposals from NGOs: self-employment and micro-entrepreneurship among conflict-affected population (UA1-2017-642)

Subject: Request for Proposals from NGOs: self-employment and micro-entrepreneurship among conflict-affected population (UA1-2017-642)
Published: 11.10.2017
Status: closed

The International Organization for Migration (hereinafter called IOM) intends to engage qualified non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to submit expression of interest as Implementing Partners for the project aimed at self-employment and micro-entrepreneurship among population affected by the conflict in the East of Ukraine and Crimea.

The project will be implemented given the availability of funding.

IOM now invites NGOs from all GCA of Ukraine to submit Project and Budget Proposals on development of micro  entrepreneurship and from Kirovograd, Mykolaiv, Zakarpattia, Khmelnyk and Ternopil regions – also/or for development of self-employment among IDPs and local population, including conduction of trainings on mentioned issues and post training follow up.

Terms of reference include specific information on trainings and support of project beneficiaries. Budget should be submitted in EURO. Current exchange rate can be found via following the link:

The Implementing Partners will be selected under the Quality/Cost-Based Selection procedures described in this RFP.

The RFP includes the following documents (download here):

  a. Invitation to Bid

  b. Instruction to Proponents

  c. Annex 1 – Terms of Reference 

  d. Annex 2 – Vendor Information Sheet (download here) and Code of Conduct for Suppliers  (download here)

  e. Annex 3 – Project Implementation Agreement

  f. Annex 4 – Technical Proposal Template

  g. Annex 5 – Budget Proposal Template (download here)

h. Annex 6 – Procurement Guidelines for Implementing Partners of IOM Ukraine

The Proposals must be delivered by hand or through mail on or before 10:00 on 18 October, 2017, to the following address: 

International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Mission in Ukraine

Procurement Office

8 Mykhailivska St.



Be sure to send additionally a complete electronic version of the application (MS Word and MS Excel, e-mail size should not exceed 7 MB) to the address:

Applications submitted after the deadline shall not be accepted.

Please, indicate clearly in the subject line of an e-mail and on the envelope with the project proposal the tender number UA1-2017-642- Development of self-employment or micro entrepreneurship.

Inquiries by e-mail: The subject of an email for inquiry should contain the following: UA1-2017-642 - question on request for proposals to the attention of Iuliia Zavertan_.

The selection process of the project implementing partners will be carried out during the period defined after confirmation of funding, and may include a personal meeting with the staff of the organization in the IOM mission.

IOM reserves the right to accept or reject any proposal and to annul the selection process and reject all Proposals at any time prior to agreement award, without thereby incurring any liability to affected selection participants and Implementing Partners.