British Embassy in Havana: Call for Bids on Climate Change Projects
The British Embassy in Havana is inviting bids for funding for Climate Change projects which budgets between £500.00 a £10 000, to be implemented before March 2021 to support cooperation between the United Kingdom and Cuba in this key area for both countries.
They will run a competitive bidding process to ensure they use their allocation for projects that are of high quality and deliver value for money.
The United Kingdom will host the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) during November 2021 in Glasgow. This call for bids is aligned with their commitment to:
Support climate action;
Create resilience and;
Reduce national emissions.
They aim to collaborate with Cuba in achieving its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in adapting to the impacts of climate change.
To be eligible, your organization or agency must be a legal entity, a registered non-governmental (NGO) or governmental organization, an academic or research institution, and must demonstrate that it has:
Previous experience in delivering and managing projects;
Preferably previous experience working with international agencies/organizations;
Proof of legal registration;
Sufficient technical, financial, human, and logistical capacity to deliver the project being proposed how to bid.
The Embassy Programme Fund does not authorize the purchase of capital goods, flight costs above economy class, nor can it fund purely academic research projects.
Only bids approved by the Embassy Programme Board will be considered for delivery. Bidders will be advised if a concept bid has been accepted and approved for implementation. If provisionally approved, bidders will be asked for further due diligence information, and finally asked to sign a contract or grant agreement with the British Embassy, Havana.
Please send all project documents to the dedicated projects email address.
In the subject line of the email please indicate “Project Proposal Form” and please include in the body of the message a brief reference to the organization and the project title.
The deadline for submission of project concept bids is Wednesday 25 November 2020.
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