Mediconsult

Health Fund for the Poor Project in Northern Highlands Project (NUP)

Location:

Vietnam

Services provided:

Year of Completion

2010

Overview

The focus of the NUP is on seven poorest provinces in the Northern Uplands, namely Bac Kan, Cao Bang, Ha Giang, Lao Cai, Son La, Lai Chau, and Dien Bien. Tasks include developing the procedures for procurement of goods, works and selection of consultant, including steps for implementation; developing standard formats of bidding document under the procurement of goods, works with the particulars: qualifying requirements, contract conditions relating to security, warranties, liquidated damages, payment terms, preparation of purchase orders etc, as per WB’s procurement guidelines; participation in the International Competitive Bidding, ensuring compliance to WB’s regulations; and responding to all comments of the Bank and Ministry of Health in their review, appraisal and approval.