EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) AND QUOTATION For Procuring Learning Materials - Books for Learning Hubs

VSO Nepal

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Procuring Learning Materials - Books for Learning Hubs -3 districts

Under ENGAGE Project

Since its inception in 1964 in Nepal, VSO has evolved its focus from service delivery in remote districts to its current approach of developing organizational, managerial and civil society capacities to address poverty. Its key strengths are leadership in volunteering approach and ability to work at community level where the needs are the greatest, sharing skills and experience strategically with people and organizations with the potential to effectively contribute to development in Nepal.

Empowering a New Generation of Adolescent Girls with Education (ENGAGE) is a consortium project, funded by the Department for International Development (DFID). VSO is leading the project and Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has been taking technical lead on disability and inclusion. Banke, Parsa and Sarlahi are the project districts. ENGAGE project has been developed and implemented to support Nepal government’s “School Sector Development Plan (2016-2023) - SSDP” for access to quality education, improve the learning achievement, promoting good governance, efficiency and resilience. Project supports to provide non-formal to formal education and non-formal education to livelihood vocational/entrepreneurial skill development and their utilization opportunities for out of schoolgirls and children with disabilities.

VSO Nepal will be running procurement process for the provision of procuring books for learning hubs in 3 districts (Banke, Parsa and Sarlahi) and is seeking expressions of interest along with quotation from suitably experienced companies/organization.

The appointed vendor will be required to supply “Books for Learning Hubs” as below:

Child, gender and disability friendly story books 
4050 copies
Child and gender friendly Poems
2700 copies
Quiz books and Children Encyclopedia 
1300 copies
General knowledge, history books, and biography of famous/inspired people
1350 copies

Expressions of interest: Organizations/companies which have experience and expertise in this area should send their Expression of Interest (EOI) along with quotation containing a contact name, company name, company address, phone and email address along with evidence of valid company/firm registration certificate, VAT/PAN registration certificate, and latest tax clearance certificate of FY 2076/77. Please send us the above required documents in sealed envelope to the address below on or before 26th September 2021.

VSO Nepal 

Sanepa, Lalitpur

P.O. Box 207

Kathmandu, Nepal

VSO reserves the right not to award a contract

Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Position Type Contract
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Education Please check details below.
Posted Date 14 Sep, 2021
Apply Before 26 Sep, 2021
City Lalitpur