Chemonics International, Inc., under the USAID Program for Advancing Supply Chain Outcomes (PASCO), with USAID Contract Number 72061123C00001, is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the provision of distribution services for public health commodities in Zambia. The purpose of this RFP is to seek proposals from offerors for the provision of last mile distribution services of Zambia’s Ministry of Health (MOH) health commodities between Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency (ZAMMSA) hubs in Luanshya, Mansa, Mpika, and Mongu to district health offices and health facilities serviced by the respective ZAMMSA hubs.
A description of services requested: Last Mile Distribution of Health Commodities – Hub-level
The authorized USAID geographic code for this RFP is Code: 935.
Chronological List of Proposal Events. Offerors must strictly follow these deadlines.
Chemonics Contact Information
Offerors shall submit their offers electronically only, via e-mail at the following address:
To: PASCO Procurement Team
The Project: PASCO
The e-mail: email@example.com
Purpose of the Amendment:
A. To clarify language around the 60% and 40% split between primary and secondary vendors.
B. To clarify language around offerors demonstrating financial capacity that they can meet the 50% threshold for order lines to be serviced using directly owned fleet (as opposed to leased, hired, or second-tier subcontracted fleet) during implementation of any resulting IQS.
C. To include a requirement for offerors to submit a summary of their gender strategy and to modify the technical evaluation to incorporate a scored section related to the gender strategy.
D. To respond to questions received in response to the RFP – both in writing and during the proposal conference.
E. To provide a copy of the proposal conference PowerPoint slides used by Chemonics during the conference held on October 4, 2023.