Detalles del proyecto

Visión general

Título del Proyecto

Enhancing Bank of Albania¡¦s alignment with EU Acquis

Call for proposals / Grant notice
15 abr 2019


15 abril 2019

Fecha limite

31 mayo 2019


800 000 EUR

Tipo de aprovisionamiento

Subvenciones, Hermanamiento (Twinning)



Agencia de Financiación

EC - Comisión Europea

Duración estimada

15 meses



issued by the European Commission

1. Publication reference
Call: 164119 - Enhancing Bank of Albania¡¦s alignment with EU Acquis

2. Programme and Financing source
Project title: Enhancing Bank of Albania¡¦s alignment with EU Acquis - AL 15 IPA FI 01 19
Programme title: IPA/2015/38716 indirect management, with ex-post control

3. Nature of activities, geographical area and project duration
(a) Short description (5 lines) of planned objectives: < The Project is aiming to support the Bank of Albania in its efforts towards EU acquis alignment and supports strengthening of the BoA capacities in the following areas:
ƒ{ Strengthening banking supervision;
ƒ{ Fostering macroeconomic and financial stability;
ƒ{ Ensuring a more efficient and secure payment system and services;
ƒ{ Aligning methodology and dissemination of Statistics; and Improving institutional capacities in terms of Internal Audit and European Integration Process. >
(b) Geographical area: Albania
(c) Maximum project duration: 15 months

4. Overall amount available for this Call for Proposals
EUR 800, 000


5. Eligibility: Who may apply?
Only Public Administrations and Mandated bodies as per Twinning Manual of European Union Member State may apply through European Union Member States¡¦ National Contact Points.
For British applicants: Please be aware that eligibility criteria must be complied with for the entire duration of the grant. If the United Kingdom withdraws from the EU during the
grant period without concluding an agreement with the EU ensuring in particular that British applicants continue to be eligible, you will cease to receive EU funding (while continuing, where possible, to participate) or be required to leave the project on the basis of Article 12.2 of the General Conditions1 to the grant agreement.

6. Provisional notification date of results of the award process1


7. Selection and Award criteria
Selection criteria consider the operational capacity of the Member State Project Leader, Resident Twinning Adviser and Component Leaders mentioned in the proposal:; the assessment is expressed on a Yes/No basis and a single negative evaluation of one criterion disqualifies the proposal.
Award criteria consider the merit of the main qualifying aspects of the proposal and are evaluated applying a scoring system (1 to 5):
Selection and award of the Member State will be based on an evaluation of several qualitative aspects including but not limited to the proposed methodology, the experience of the proposed Project Leader and Resident Twinning Adviser, the institutional setting and the capacity of the administration and the Member State presentation, etc.
See annex C6 of the Twinning Manual: Administrative compliance and Eligibility grid and annex C7 of the Twinning Manual: Evaluation Grid Twinning Selections.


8. Twinning proposal and details to be provided
Twinning proposals must be submitted by the Lead Member State Administration to the EU Member States National Contact Points for Twinning following the instructions of the Twinning Manual which must be strictly observed (including the use of the template).
Only one Twinning proposal for Member State can be submitted by the Member State National Contact Points for Twinning to the Contracting Authority within the deadline for applications.
The MS application should be submitted to the Contracting Authority via the email address of Member State National Contact Points for Twinning

9. Deadline for applications
1 "The Contracting Authority communicates the choice of the selected Twinning partner at the latest within two weeks after the date of the selection meetings", as per section 2.4.3.of the Twinning Manual.
Deadline for submission of Twinning proposals by the National Contact Points to the Contracting Authority:
The deadline for submission of Twinning proposals by the EU Member State Public Administrations to the corresponding National Contact Point is decided by the latter.
Any application received by the Contracting Authority after this deadline will not be considered.

10. Detailed information
Detailed information on this Call for Proposals is contained in the Twinning Manual and in the specific project Twinning Fiche, which is available at the European Union Member States National Contact Points for Twinning.
The tentative date(s) envisaged for starting the evaluation committee meetings is: .
For the selection meeting the Member State delegation should always include at least the proposed PL and RTA(s).

Hyperlinks to relevant documents:

Annex C9 Standard Twinning Fiche
ANNEX C7- Evaluation Grid
Twinning fiche AL 06 IPA FI 03 19 for circulation