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Special Procurement Notice

Procurement of Consultant Services for Development and Implementation of Operations and Maintenance Program for Public Schools in Georgia

The United States of America, acting through the Millennium Challenge Corporation (“MCC”) on 26 July, 2013 signed a five-year, $140 million compact with the Government of Georgia to advance economic growth and reduce poverty in Georgia.
The Government of Georgia (GoG) created the Millennium Challenge Account Georgia (MCA-Georgia), a Legal Entity of Public Law under Georgian law, as the accountable entity to implement the Compact program and to exercise and perform the Government’s right and obligation to oversee, manage, and implement the Compact.
The Millennium Challenge Account (MCA)-Georgia is seeking a Consulting Firm to develop a national level, whole school Operations and Maintenance (O&M) System. The Consulting Firm will be required to consult for and collaborate with both the local government infrastructure implementing entity and partner organization - the Educational and Scientific Infrastructure Development Agency (ESIDA), and the local government educational database management entity - Education Management Information System (EMIS).
The MCA-Georgia now invites proposals to provide the consultant services referenced above (“Proposals”). More details on these consultant services are provided in the Terms of Reference. The Request for Proposal (“RFP”) is open to all eligible entities or persons (“Consultants”) who wish to respond. 
Consultants interested in submitting a Proposal and receiving the full Request for Proposal document should register their interest by sending an e-mail, giving full contact details of the Consultant, to:
Millennium Challenge Account- Georgia
Dimitri Kemoklidze
Procurement Director
The closing time for receipt of Proposals is September 18, 2015 at 3:00 pm local time in Georgia (GMT+4).  Proposals received after this time and date shall not be considered and will be returned unopened. Consultants should be aware that distance and customs formalities may require longer than expected delivery time.