In East Africa, the European Union (EU) is inviting eligible global bidders to tender for the development of uranium mining in Tanzania.

The European Commission has opened participation to individual and consortium bidders for nationals of, and legal persons which are effectively established in, a Member State of the European Union or in an eligible country or territory as defined (see Regulation (EU) No 236/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11.3.2014 laying down common rules and procedures for the implementation of the Union’s instruments for financing external action (CIR) for the applicable instrument under which the contract is financed).

The purpose of the project is to improve the capabilities of Tanzania to independently regulate the uranium mining industry.

EU contract description:

The specific objectives of this project are:

  • Enhancing the legal and regulatory framework related to uranium mining and milling activities and associated transport
  • Support to the Tanzanian government for the use of the Dar es Salaam seaport for uranium transport and export; and
  • Establish a regional outreach programme on uranium regulatory framework and nuclear/radiation safety education and training.

Applications should be written in English using the standard application form, which may be obtained on the link below. They are to be submitted in a sealed envelope on or before 13 April 2016, 16:00 Central European Time.

Applications should be sent to the address below.

European Commission, Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development, Unit B6, EuropeAid/136976/DH/SER/TZ, avenue du Bourget 1, Office J-59, 01/033, 1049 Brussels, BELGIUM.

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