Technical Cooperation Facility

The 10th European Development Fund Technical Cooperation Facility programme for St. Vincent and the Grenadines will run up to December 31, 2016 at a cost of EUR 651,580. The purpose of this programme is to improve public sector efficiency and institutional capacity through the provision of resources for policy development, human resources development, technical assistance and information management systems.

The programme provides for the recruitment of supervisory services for some of the civil works under the Modernisation of the Health Sector Programme; publication, launching and dissemination of the National Economic and Social Development Plan; training, conferences and workshops on areas critical to national development; the continuation of the transitional process for the Customs & Excise Department from Automated System for Customs Documentation and Administration (ASYCUDA ++) to ASYCUDA World as well as the procurement of an electronic document management system.