RFP - The provision of services for the coordination of the NEPAD SANBio FemBioBiz Programme

The CSIR hosts the Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio), a NEPAD Agency Flagship for collaborative research, development and an innovation platform aimed at addressing Southern Africa's challenges in health and nutrition.

In an effort to promote the opportunities for women in the bioscience sector and to support women entrepreneurs to create a peer network, the NEPAD SANBio/ BioFISA II Programme will host the FemBioBiz Women Bio Entrepreneur Competition Season 2 through a three phased approach in SANBio Member states in 2018 with a decentralised approach to ensure sustainability within countries participating in the programme.  

This tender seeks to acquire the services of a regional country coordinator who can assist in the overall regional coordination of the activities of the FemBioBiz Programme and assist local partners to develop a country level ecosystem to support women bio-entrepreneurs.

Please see following link to access the tender documents:

All queries must be sent to tender@csir.co.za
•    Tender reference: RFP No.3174/02/02/2018
•    Issue of tender documents: 18 January 2018
•    Closing / submission Date: 2 February 2018
•    Estimate appointment date of successful tenderer: 23 February 2018
•    Estimated contract duration (in months): 9 months