General Procurement Notice for Talent Retention for Rural Transformation Project

Government of: Republic of Moldova

Project/procuring entity: Talent Retention for Rural Transformation Project (TRTP)

GPN version: Version 1.1

GPN publication date: June 16, 2021


The Consolidated Programmes Implementation Unit has received financing from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) towards the cost of Talent Retention for Rural Transformation Project and intends to apply part of the financing to payments for contracts for goods, works, and services.

The procurement program for the 2 years period will include the following:


Procurements for 2021-2022
 Estimated value – 912 905 EUR
Procurement of goods to include:
1)    Computer and printers, 10 units
2)    Furniture, 10 sets
3)    Water quality analyzes (for 7 infrastructure projects)

4)    Workshops and studies (Annual progress reports, Training and studies, International and regional meetings for project staff /a)

5)    Lessons learned, best practices and dissemination (TRTP window on CPIU IFAD web site)
Procurement of works to include:
1)    One infrastructure project (irrigation systems)
Procurement of consulting services to include:
1)    Consultancies services for awareness-raising and mobilization/outreach/MSE information and mobilization (Contract for multi-annual awareness and mobilization)
2)    Feasibility study of investment proposals and Business plan development and mentoring
3)    On-farm Training and Implementation Support and On-farm Water Management proposals
4)    Conservation Agriculture National inventory / Develop curricula for Conservation Agriculture for University and College and training material
5)    Supervision of works (selection of one technical responsible)
6)    Strengthening of MARDE for economic analysis/Strengthening of MARDE for market analysis/Regulations and policy development (Assistance NCFM in policy development)
7)    Diagnostic survey for value chains/Annual progress reports and data collection/Baseline survey and report/Baseline for climate vulnerability
8)    Affordable credit for youth and women
9)    Water Management for Demo Plots


Contracts for goods, works, and services will be implemented according to the principles, rules, and procedures set out in the current versions of the IFAD Project Procurement Guidelines and IFAD Procurement Handbook.

Specific procurement notices for contracts to be tendered under the competitive bidding procedures will be announced as they become available on selected portals, in local newspapers, and other media outlets as appropriate.

Interested eligible bidders and consultants who wish to be included on the mailing list to receive a copy of advertisements, or those requiring additional information, should send an email to the using the subject line “GPN Version 1.1 for The Consolidated Programmes Implementation Unit and indicating which of the procurement items they are interested in.

(This GPN is based on the 1st edition of standard procurement document for the general procurement notice issued by IFAD on for use in projects financed by IFAD. IFAD does not guarantee the completeness, accuracy, or translation, if applicable, or any other aspect in connection with the content of this document.)