International public bidding processes are implemented in accordance with the regulations, rules, policies, and procedures applicable to UNOPS. This is a public international procedure that guarantees open competition under equal conditions.
UNOPS procures in accordance with the following international principles:
Optimal value for money
Impartiality, integrity, and transparency
Consideration of the interests of UNOPS and those of its partners
1. Strategy and planning
2. Establishing requirements
3. Suppliers identification
5. Management of bid submissions
7. Review and award
8. Contract finalization and issuance
10. Contract management
For purchases, it is acquired at the best price without neglecting quality
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Calls for International Public Tenders
Codes retained by UNOPS
Access the list of keys and suppliers contracted by UNOPS for the acquisition of medicines and medical supplies and devices for 2021 and 2022, where you can find: code, description, unit price and quantities requested.
Reports on the opening of international tender offers for the procurement of medical supplies and devices
Procurement with a Sustainability and Gender Approach
UNOPS strongly promotes a gender and diversity perspective as key elements in tenders, favoring opportunities for businesses led by women and young people, the inclusion of people with disabilities and people in vulnerable situations, throughout its processes.
UNOPS implements new information system for suppliers
As of August 11, 2022, UNOPS launched a New Information System for suppliers where they are managed from referrals, receipts, invoices and payment processes, making management much more efficient and reliable.