Public Sector Investment Facility (PIF); UNOPS support to strengthen procurement capacity of partner countries
Development cooperation , 25.03.2021

Public Sector Investment Facility (PIF); UNOPS support to strengthen procurement capacity of partner countries

Description

The Public Sector Investment Facility (PIF) is a development policy funding instrument of Finland. It supports public sector investments in developing countries that are in line with the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs) and that make use of Finnish expertise and technology. The investment procurement is done according to the legislation of the target country. The UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is a specialized agency with expertise in procurement and project implementation. UNOPS has over 2000 staff and a presence in 80 countries. The aim of the project is to offer PIF -target countries an opportunity to access support from UNOPS to strengthen their procurement capacity and to ensure the quality of the PIF procurement process. The project includes a trust fund with UNOPS that PIF target countries can access to receive support to strengthen their procurement processes.

Funding decision  25.03.2021

500 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Public sector policy and administrative management 100%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Funding channel

YK:n projektipalvelutoimisto UNOPS

Contact

keo-50

Code for the object of funding

89892882

ID

UHA2021-000245

Modified

01.04.2021