Name of Client: Counterpart International, Inc. Armenian Representation
Country: Armenia
Location within country: Yerevan
Address: Demirchyan 62
Approx. value of the contract (in current US$ or Euro): USD 14,500
Start date (month/year): September 2013
Completion date (month/year): November 2013

The purpose of the Assignment is to study the procurement processes in the selected communities and identify problems raised (arising) in different phases of the procurement process. The study shall identify the peculiarities of municipal procurement processes related to the size, type (urban, rural), geographical location of the community, volume of annual procurement, previous experience, etc. Furthermore, the study shall focus on the difficulties arising from the application of RA Law on Procurement and by-laws regulating the sector, as well as include recommendations on further improvement of LG procurement processes and activities deriving from these recommendations.