Nov 04, 2019 10:00 am Eastern
Automatic, 15 days after response date
November 19, 2019
Original Set Aside:
R -- Professional, administrative, and management support services
541 -- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services/541990 -- All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Request for Information Number: RFI-268-19-EG-02
Closing Date and Time for Submissions: November 4, 2019 at 5:00pm Lebanon Local Time
Notice Type: Request for Information
Subject: Input into Planning for USAID/Lebanon Office of Economic Growth on Trade and Investment Facilitation Programming
To: All Interested Respondents/Parties:
The United States Government, represented by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Mission in Lebanon, is publishing this Request for Information in order to obtain information and input from all interested entities on trade and investment facilitation in Lebanon. The information will be used to help make planning decisions and influence activity design to improve future development outcomes, and is published in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 10 and FAR 15.201(e).
This announcement is a Request for Information (RFI), issued solely for information and planning purposes, and does not constitute a Request for Applications (RFA) or a Request for Proposals (RFP). Responses to this RFI are not applications or official proposals and will in no way be deemed to form any binding agreement with the RFI issuing authority. Please do not submit applications, proposals, or resumes as they will be discarded. Proprietary information should not be sent. USAID may use any information provided without incurring any obligation. USAID reserves the right to, or not to, incorporate any, some, or none of the comments received from this RFI into any subsequent solicitations or design documents.
This RFI will not be construed as a commitment by the U.S. Government to issue any solicitation, award any grant, or pay for any information submitted as a result of this request. Responders are solely responsible for bearing all expenses associated with preparation and submission of the response to this RFI.
It is the potential applicant's responsibility to monitor the site for the release of any further information. It should be noted that responding to this RFI will not give any advantage to any organization in any subsequent procurement. All types of organizations and firms are strongly encouraged to provide information/comments. Any information submitted in response to this notice is voluntary.
All responses must be submitted electronically in Annex 1 in English to Contracting Officer Amy McQuade at email@example.com and a copy to Rana El Jordi at firstname.lastname@example.org. Responses to this RFI will be accepted through November 4, 2019 at 5:00 PM Lebanon local time. No basis for claims against the U.S. Government shall arise as a result of a response to this request for information or from the U.S. Government's use of such information. FAR Clause 52.215-3 REQUEST FOR INFORMATION OR SOLICITATION FOR PLANNING PURPOSES (OCT 1997) is attached and made part of this RFI. USAID is not responsible for any costs incurred in responding to this RFI.
Thank you for your interest in USAID/Lebanon economic growth programs and we look forward to your comments.
Supervisory Contracting/Agreement Officer
Amended RFI Package
Type: Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label: Amended RFI Package
Posted Date: October 20, 2019
USAID_Lebanon_RFI_TIF_Amendment.pdf (97.52 Kb)
Description: Amended RFI to update Title
Appendix_1_USAID_Lebanon_TIF_Appendix_1.docx (44.10 Kb)
Description: Response Template
Contracting Office Address:
Department of State/USAID
6070 Beirut Place
Washington, District of Columbia 20521
Primary Point of Contact.:
Contracting and Agreement Officer