Sustainable Development Explorer
UNU has launched its Sustainable Development Explorer, a new campaign highlighting ongoing work to support each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Inclusive growth in Mozambique – scaling-up research and capacity
The central goal of the project is to support inclusive growth, growth that substantially improves the living standards of the Mozambican population.
Book: Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System
This new Open Access book provides an analysis of the global monetary system and the necessary reforms that it should undergo to play an active role in the twenty-first century and proposes a comprehensive yet evolutionary reform of the system.
Policy brief: Africa's Lions
A survey of six major African economies — Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, and South Africa — shows that there are three major constraints which could reinforce a pattern of low growth accompanied with limited poverty-reduction
Research and policy briefs
Evidence-based policymaking is crucial. Use our publications search to browse nearly 200 briefs which highlight the findings and policy implications of our research.
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See Opportunities for any open procurement notices. Closed procurement notices Invitation to bid - Conference and/or Hotel services in Maputo, Mozambique during 4-8 July 2017 UNU-WIDER-ITB-1-2017-REV1 | Deadline 13 April 2017 Request for quotation...Procurement
ProcurementValue Added Tax exemption
The Procurement team of UNU-WIDER is responsible for the processing of Value Added Tax (VAT) exemption applications for all vendors who conduct business with UNU-WIDER. UNU-WIDER (VAT no. FI-1065834-0) is VAT EXEMPT according to United Nations Terms...Procurement
ProcurementHow can I register as a UNU Vendor?
First time vendors should complete the following vendor registration form: UNU Vendor Form 2015 (doc) UNU Vendor Form 2015 (pdf) The Vendor Form should be returned complete and signed to: UNU-WIDER Procurement Katajanokanlaituri 6 B 00160 Helsinki...Procurement
ProcurementRegulations and conditions
UNU-WIDER implements its procurement procedures following the UN Procurement Manual to ensure the procurement activities are carried out effectively and efficiently in compliance with UN Financial Regulations and Rules. UN Procurement Manual 2013 UN...Procurement
ProcurementEvaluation of bids
Based on the procurement method, the evaluation is to meet the ‘Best Value for Money’ -principle. For RFQs, the price is the most important element. In contrast, RFPs require a weighting system which comprises both technical evaluation...Procurement
Solicitation procedures for the procurement of goods and services UNU-WIDER procures goods and services through competitive solicitations. Three standard types of Solicitation Documents, namely Request for Quotation (RFQ), Invitation to Bid (ITB)...Procurement
ProcurementEthics and integrity
UNU implements the highest ethics and fair policy when doing business. Vendors can find the supplier codes of conduct under the vendor page. The procurement team are responsible for ensuring and maintaining integrity and ethic throughout the...Procurement