- Publication date
- Deadline date
- Opening of tenders
- European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency
The tender will stimulate the integration of social considerations in public procurements, including raising awareness of incentives for social investments in public service provision, promote the involvement of social economy actors in tendering procedures and in value chains processes, and boost awareness raising for mainstream businesses to work more with social enterprises. It will be based on the successful results of the project 'Buying for social impact'.
The call is divided into two lots:
LOT 1: The main objective of lot 1 of the call is to carry out training and awareness-raising activities in socially responsible public procurement in 12 Member States that were not covered by the 2018 Buying for Social Impact project. The maximum amount for the execution of all the tasks in Lot 1 is €1.7 million.
LOT2: The main objective of lot 2 is to achieve a better understanding of the existing frameworks and scope regarding measuring methodologies, policies and practices in regard to social impact in public procurement across EU Member States. The maximum amount for the execution of all the tasks in Lot 2 is €500 000.