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DFID 8259 Strengthening Host and Refugee Populations in Ethiopia (SHARPE) Contract Notice

SHARPE aims to strengthen the economies of refugee hosting populations in Ethiopia via long-term interventions to promote refugee self-reliance in protracted crises.The multi-year programme is expected to improve the quality of life and reduce vulnerability of refugees, host communities and migrants in underdeveloped, peripheral regions of Ethiopia. The Supplier is to deliver large scale improvements to peoples' lives by utilising local systems and facilitating improvements in those systems, working in co-operation with existing local actors including firms, government, NGOs and potentially others. The expected result includes increased self-reliance, gradually reduced dependency on external support, and enhanced sustainability of the response provision through livelihoods and vocational training linked to the market economy, and through increasing local government capacity to provide basic services.


Dawn Hutchison
Department for International Development (DFID)
Abercrombie House, Eaglesham Road
East Kilbride
G75 8EA
07876 393059

Contract value: 36000000

Published: 27 Jul 2018, Receipt by: 28 Aug 2018