The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) is an intergovernmental organization composed of 12 Member States of the Greater Great Lakes Region, which was established in 2006 with the assistance of the African Union (AU), the United Nations (UN) and bilateral donors. The ICGLR Member States are Angola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. The ICGLR is led by the Summit of Heads of State and Government, and assisted by the Regional Interministerial Committee (CIMR) composed of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the 12 Member States. The headquarters of the ICGLR Secretariat is based in Bujumbura (Burundi), with regional centres in Kampala (Uganda), Lusaka (Zambia) and Goma (DRC). The ICGLR aims to implement the Pact on Security, Stability and Development, which sets an ambitious agenda “to transform the region into an area of sustainable peace, security and development”. Key ICGLR Programs include: (i) Peace and Security; (ii) Democracy and Good Governance; (iii) Economic Development and Regional Integration; (iv) Gender, Women and Children; (v) Humanitarian and Social Issues and (vi) Cross-cutting Issues.
The Secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) invites qualified and reputable suppliers, services and goods providers to submit their proposals for the supply and delivery of the goods and services listed in the table below. The purpose of this request for expression of interest is to select the suppliers of services and goods, registered and fulfilling the relevant qualifications, to be considered for contractual purposes to manage the complete range of the…(click here for more details)