Further Extended: Supplier Capacity to Supply V for PrEP Kits

Request Type
Request for Information
Topics:
Related Supply Chain Topics
Related Global Health Areas
Date
April 18, 2019
Description

The USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project (alternately referred to herein as “Chemonics” or “GHSC-PSM” or “Buyer”) is an official project of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) implemented by Chemonics International (hereinafter referred to as “Chemonics”) and its consortium members. The GHSC-PSM project is soliciting information regarding potential suppliers’ capabilities and interest in supplying V for PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) kits. The supplies are intended for Zimbabwe, and potentially other PEPFAR-supported countries moving forward.

The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to identify potential suppliers and collect information from interested organizations regarding their capacity to procure and assemble the individual components into a kit for GHSC-PSM procurement.

Interested organizations are invited to submit information in response to this RFI as per the specifications detailed in the full RFI linked below. Issuance of this RFI does not in any way obligate Chemonics or USAID to award a contract nor does it commit Chemonics or USAID to pay for costs incurred in the preparation and submission of any response. By issuing this RFI, Chemonics does not express an intent, commitment, or promise to purchase any supplies or services. Responses to this RFI will not be considered by Chemonics as offers to enter into a contract; this RFI is for information collection purposes only.

The main objective of this RFI is to directly identify potential suppliers who would be interested in providing the kits. GHSC-PSM may proceed to issue a formal solicitation for offers following the RFI. Technical requirements of the components are summarized in the RFI linked below.

Response Submission - Extended to May 22

All responses to this RFI must be received via email to bling@ghsc-psm.org no later than 5:00PM US Eastern Standard Time, May 22, 2019.  

Questions - Extended to May 17

Questions must be submitted via email to bling@ghsc-psm.org no later than 12:00PM US Eastern Standard Time, May 17, 2019. Responses to all questions submitted will be shared in a summarized document on May 20, 2019.

Required Information

The RFI linked below provides details on the information to be included in submitted responses. Please note that organizations are not required to submit responses to all questions; however, interested parties are encouraged to submit as much information as possible. Information and all correspondence and documents relating to the offer shall be in English or French.

Confidentiality

Information provided through the RFI will be shared with all stakeholders of the GHSC-PSM project, including but not limited to USAID.

Download the full RFI here.