LUXEMBOURG - Development Cooperation Agency

Donor: 
Bilateral
Geographical focus: 
Global
Intro text: 
The mission of the agency is to actively participate in the implementation of the development cooperation policy of the Luxembourg government, which focuses on poverty eradication and sustainable development in its social, economic and environmental aspects. As an agency of the Luxembourg government, LuxDev can be seen as the essential instrument by which the country expresses its international solidarity. total ODA 2013 = 431 mio USD (1% of GNI)

Official website

http://www.lux-development.lu/en

Who can apply?

through Indicative Cooperation Programme (ICP), which is a multi-annual programme which identifies key areas of development cooperation (sectors, geographic areas, modalities) and multi-year budgets allocated to development programmes. Call for Tender: Participation in tenders financed by the contributions of the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is open on equal terms and without conditions to:

Natural persons, companies or firms, public bodies or bodies with public participation;

Cooperative societies and other legal persons governed by public or private law; and

Any joint ventures or consortia of such companies or firms.  Open procedure (category A): The open procedure involves a general call for competition through a mandatory publication of a tender notice in the press (local or international) and on the Internet. Following the call for tenders, any natural or legal person wishing to submit a tender receives, on request, the tender dossier (for a fee or free of charge), in accordance with the instructions given in the tender notice. In the open procedure, negotiation is not allowed. The selected tender having been evaluated as the least expensive compliant tender, the contract is concluded at the amount and content of the tender, without change. Evaluation and award criteria are clearly defined in the tender dossiers.

Objectives and activities

to actively participate in the implementation of the development cooperation policy of the Luxembourg government, which focuses on poverty eradication and sustainable development in its social, economic and environmental aspects. As an agency of the Luxembourg government, LuxDev can be seen as the essential instrument by which the country expresses its international solidarity. We seek to assist our partners, without substituting them in their efforts to progress. "We seek to assist our partners, without substituting them in their efforts to progress".

Type and level of funding

public tenders