The Call for Proposals for the coffee component of the World Bank funded Productive Partnership in Agriculture Project (PPAP) has finally been advertised in the two daily papers.
Deadline is January 9, 2012.
Chief Executive Officer of the Coffee Industry Corporation Ltd, Navi Anis, said the invitation for proposals is directed towards coffee growers, traders, processors, exporters, cooperatives, associations, NGOs and knowledge (Universities) or service providers wishing to enter into productive partnership agreements with smallholder coffee producers in the four highlands provinces of WHP, Jiwaka, Simbu and EHP.
Guidelines for Call for Proposals can be obtained from Project Manager David Freyne or Component 2 Coordinator Paul Pora on phones (675) 531 1284, 532 1285 or (675) 532 1266; fax (675) 532 1351; email firstname.lastname@example.org; CIC Website: http://www.coffeecorp.org.pg/ppap.html; or mail through Project Manager, PPAP Coffee Component, Coffee Industry Corporation, P O Box 137, Goroka, EHP.
The guidelines will enable partnerships to determine their eligibility and also provide the format and outline the contents for the proposal.
Mr Anis said that proposals from ineligible partnerships and those not conforming to the guidelines will not be evaluated.