Request for Consultancy Services to Provide Technical Assistance (TA) in Developing a Data Management Strategy for Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) and Capacity Building in Data Analytics.
PROCUREMENT REFERENCE NUMBER: AFR/RFP- TA FOR RSSB /MARCH/2023.
Dear Prospective bidder:
Access to Finance Rwanda (AFR) is a Rwandan not for profit company established in 2010 to promote financial inclusion and financial sector development. AFR is currently funded by Sweden, Jersey Overseas Aid, and the MasterCard Foundation.
Access to Finance Rwanda is part of the broader Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) network in Africa that seeks to create a transformative impact on the ending of poverty by supporting efforts to improve financial inclusion and financial sector development through helping policymakers, regulators, financial service providers and markets drive a more inclusive and sustainable economic growth.
AFR supports the removal of systemic barriers that hinder access to and use of financial services by low-income people, particularly the rural poor, women, youth and MSMEs. AFR supports the development and provision of financial services including savings, credit, insurance, investment, payments, and remittances.
AFR is guided by the Market System Development (MSD) approach recognising that efforts to increase financial inclusion and financial sector development must be market-led, profitable and sustainable.
Proposals should be directly responsive to all items, terms, conditions, specifications, and other documents referred to in this RFP.
- Requests for clarifications to the contract may be submitted until Friday 24th March 2023
- Interested parties should submit their proposals no later than Friday, 31st March 2023
Responding bidders are advised that this solicitation does not in any way obligate AFR to make a contract award or compensate the responding firms for any costs associated with the preparation and submission of their proposals. Additionally, AFR may award a contract without conducting negotiations; all proposals should be submitted initially using your most favourable terms. AFR reserves the right to award any resultant contract to other than the offeror submitting the lowest price proposal based on technical excellence, schedule superiority or client request.
All communications regarding this RFP should be addressed via email:email@example.com
Below is the planned procurement schedule (subject to changes):
|a) Advert issued||Thursday, 9th march 2023|
|b) Request for clarifications||Friday, 24th March 2023|
|c) Proposal closing date||Friday, 31st March 2023|
|d) Evaluation process||Wednesday, 5th April 2023|
|e) Notification to bidders||Wednesday, 12th April 2023|
|f) Contract Signature||Wednesday, 19th April 2023|
Jean Bosco Iyacu
Chief Executive Officer