Publication reference EuropeAid/137819/DD/ACT/UA
Programme and Financing source
Project title: "Strengthening the Institutional Capacity of the Supreme Court of Ukraine in the Field of Human Rights Protection at the National Level"
Programme: ENPI Annual Action Programme for Ukraine 2012
Nature of activities, geographical area and project duration
(a) Strengthening the Institutional capacity of the Supreme Court of Ukraine by forming a uniform judicial practice when administering justice, the correct application of legislation in force and avoiding miscarriages of justice, as well as ensuring the implementation of access to justice and rule of law principles in Ukraine.
(b) Geographical area: Ukraine
(c) Maximum project duration: 24 months (implementation period) / 28 months (legal duration)
Overall amount available for this Call for Proposals EUR 1,600,000
Eligibility: Who may apply
Only Public Administrations and Mandated bodies as per Twinning Manual of European Union MS may apply through European Union MSs’ National Contact Points.
See section 3 of the Twinning Manual: Submission and selection of proposals.
Provisional notification date of results of the award process1
SELECTION AND AWARD CRITERIA
7. Selection and Award criteria
Selection criteria consider the operational capacity of the key experts mentioned in the proposal; the
1 "The Contracting Authority communicates the choice of the selected Twinning partner at the latest within three weeks after the date of the selection meetings". Page 40 of the Twining Manual.
assessment is expressed on a Yes/No basis and a single negative evaluation of one criterion disqualifies the proposal.
See annex C6 of the Twinning Manual: Administrative compliance and Eligibility grid and annex C8 of the Twinning Manual: Evaluation Grid Twinning Selections under ENPI and annex C7 of the Twinning Manual: Selection Fact-sheet under IPA
Twinning proposal and details to be provided
Twinning proposals must be submitted 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).
National Contact Points for Twinning will then select one Twinning proposal and submit it to the Contracting Authority within the deadline for applications.
For each application, one copy should be sent by the email address of the National Contact Point.
Deadline for applications
Deadline for submission of Twinning proposals by the National Contact Points to the Contracting Authority: 11 July 2016 at 17:00 Kyiv time.
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.
The date(s) envisaged for the evaluation committee meetings is 26 July 2016, location: the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine (101, Volodymyrska Street, Ukraine 01033, Kyiv).
The MS delegation should always include the proposed Project Leader and RTA (s).