ITB for tuberculosis drugs
Published on 2018-12-13 16:31:32

ITB for tuberculosis drugs


12 December 2018 - Geneva, Switzerland - On behalf of Stop TB Partnership’s Global Drug Facility (GDF), IDA Foundation (IDA), the GDF-contracted procurement agent, invites all eligible suppliers to submit bids (ITB) for:

ITB-IDA/GDF-FLD/2019/001, for medicines for the treatment of drug-sensitive forms of tuberculosis,


ITB-IDA/GDF-SLD/2019/002, for medicines and related products for the treatment of drug-resistant forms of tuberculosis.

The purpose of the ITBs is to select a panel of suppliers who will enter into a long-term agreement with IDA.

The ITBs are open to bidders whose products have been deemed eligible for inclusion in the tender in compliance with GDF's Quality Assurance policy and procedures. A bid submitted for a product/s for which the bidder has not received regulatory approval status in accordance with the GDF Quality Assurance policy and procedures shall not be considered for the ITB evaluation.

All bids are subject to the Instructions to Bidders and other provisions, specifications, and instructions as contained in this dossier.

The ITB is comprised of the following:

For ITB-IDA/GDF-FLD/2019/001:

You can also download all ITB-IDA/GDF-FLD/2019/001 files in one .zip file by clicking here.

For ITB-IDA/GDF-SLD/2019/002:

You can also download all ITB-IDA/GDF-SLD/2019/002 files in one .zip file by clicking here.

Bidders are requested to quote unit prices in accordance with the following delivery terms: EXW (Ex-Works), FCA (Free Carrier Alongside) and DAP India.

Failure to adhere to the requirements of the ITB may lead to disqualification of the bidder and/or rejection of the bid.

Deadlines for electronic submission of Technical and Financial Bids:

Wednesday Tuesday 16 January 2019, 16:00h IST (India Standard Time) for ITB-IDA/GDF-FLD/2019/001


Tuesday 22 January 2019, 16:00h IST (India Standard Time) for ITB-IDA/GDF-SLD/2019/002.

Faxed or proposals sent through courier are not acceptable.

Public opening of the Financial Bids of both ITBs will take place at IDA Foundation’s Mumbai office on 30 January 2019 at following times:

  • at 10.30 IST (India Standard Time) for ITB-IDA/GDF-FLD/2019/001
  • at 11.30 IST (India Standard Time) for ITB-IDA/GDF-SLD/2019/002

No more than two representatives per Bidder should attend the public opening of the Financial Bids.

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