The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis (GOSKN) has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to EUR100,960 towards the cost of Strengthening the National Quality Infrastructure: Training and Equipment for Conformity Assessment Project and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under contracts procured under this project. Payments by CDB will be made only at the request of GOSKN and upon approval by CDB and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than GOSKN shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
Consultants and/or Suppliers from member countries of CDB will be eligible to participate in these procurement opportunities. For Goods and Services procured with funds from the project, the eligibility for procurement shall be extended to countries eligible for procurement under EU-funded projects, which are not CDB Member Countries.
The following assignment will be procured under the project: - Consultancy Services for The Design and Delivery of Training Modules for The Use of a Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectrometer for Chemical Analyses. It is expected that this will be procured during the period May 2022 to July 2023.
The GC-MS instrument will be procured (acquired, installed and commissioned) under the project. It is expected that this good will be procured during the period May 2022 to February 2023.
The SKNBS is the Implementing Agency for the project. Further general details of the project itself, can be obtained by contacting the address below.