Request for Pre-Qualification of Suppliers for Financial Year 2021-2022







The African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) is an inter-governmental organization formed to, primarily promote cooperation, security, social and economic development and poverty eradication among member states through the effective management of the continent’s water resources and provision of water supply services.  


AMCOW currently representing a Working Group on Water and Sanitation of the Specialized Technical Committee (STC) on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment (ARDWE) under the African Union Commission (AUC), is pre-qualifying new suppliers for goods and services for the Financial Year ended 31st December, 2020. This exercise will enable all suppliers who are interested in partnering with AMCOW for the supply of goods and services get shortlisted as qualified AMCOW Suppliers/Vendors. This will make them eligible to fairly compete for any business opportunities that may be available at AMCOW for the supply of goods and services. 


Pre-qualification Objectives 


  1. To search for new suppliers of various goods and services in the market. 

  1. To create a list of suppliers per category who shall be used every time AMCOW has a requirement. 

  1. To bench mark market rates, quality and competitiveness. 

  1. Explore Innovative solutions. 

  1. To develop local suppliers. 


Eligibility Requirements 


An Applicant, and all parties constituting the Applicant, shall meet the following criteria to be eligible to participate in AMCOW procurement...



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