German Development Cooperation
German Technical Cooperation Tender Notice
National Level Capacity Building and Training Initiatives in Urban Transport under Integrated and Sustainable Urban Transport Systems for Smart Cities in India (SMART SUT) Project

Under the Indo German Bilateral Development Cooperation, the focal areas currently are:

  • Energy;
  • Environment and Management of Natural Resources; and
  • Sustainable Urban Development

GIZ-supported Integrated and Sustainable Urban Transport Systems for Smart Cities in India (SMART-SUT) project provides technical support in improving planning processes and implementation of sustainable and integrated transport systems and solutions. The project works to promote comprehensive mobility planning and to plan and implement sustainable urban transport projects in the fields of public transport, non-motorized transport and modal integration.

As part of the project activities, there is a need for effective communication with partners and other stakeholders. This is of key significance for the visibility of the project and is highly relevant at both the national as well as the state level. Communication in general seeks to inform the stakeholders with knowledge regarding the project action, its results and impacts. Each target group and/or stakeholder needs to be addressed through appropriate, adequate and accessible tools, instruments, and products.

The objective of this assignment is to -

  • Assess the gaps in the capacities of resources/ authorities to plan, operate, manage and implement sustainable urban development missions
  • Organise training & capacity building programs on urban transport planning and management for senior and mid-level government officials and decision makers
  • Conduct research on identified topics
  • Develop a framework for Urban Transportation Association/ Forum and Mobility Start-ups

The detailed documentation with regards to this call for proposals includes –

  • Terms of Reference
  • Technical Evaluation Grid
  • Grid for Assessing the Eligibility of Firms
  • Bidding Conditions
  • The General Terms & Conditions of Contracts


: 31st October, 2019
: 6th November, 2019
: 11th November, 2019

: 25th November, 2019, by 17.30hrs


GIZ reserves the right to cancel/modify this tender and / or reject a bid document including subsequently a technical and financial proposal, without assigning any reasons.