Call for tenders

 
Questions received by the deadline 31st January 2014 and answers to them:

 

 Q: Do the quality assessment criteria refer to the competence and experience of the responsible evaluator or the group of evaluators/ expert team?

A: Quality assessment criteria refers to the competence and experience of the responsible evaluator.

 

Q: Does each expert of the evaluation team fill in the Annex 1, or only the responsible evaluator?

A: Quality criteria will be scored by the competence and experience of the responsible evaluator, but it is recommendable that each member of the team fills in the Annex 1.

 

Q: What is the estimated price category/ cost of the external Programme evaluation?

A: The estimated cost exceeds, according to the Finnish regulation of public procurement, threshold value for supply and service contracts (30 000 euro) but is lower than EU threshold (207 000 euro).

 

Q: Can the responsible evaluator be subcontracted?

A: Yes, if the person in question has the competence and experience required to implement the evaluation task described in Annex 3 Terms of Reference, Kolarctic ENPI CBC 2007 – 2013 Programme Evaluation.

 

Q: Can the subcontractors come outside the Nordic countries or Russia?

A: Yes, if the persons in question have the competence and experience required to implement the evaluation task described in Annex 3 Terms of Reference, Kolarctic ENPI CBC 2007 – 2013 Programme Evaluation.

 

Q: Is it possible to submit the final evaluation report in English?

A: The final evaluation report must be submitted in English.