ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA for SUPPLIERS OF TB DIAGNOSTICS & LABORATORY SUPPLIES

For TB in-vitro diagnostics (IVDs): Please check that you match the below criteria to become an eligible supplier for StopTB/GDF procurement:

  1. Do you manufacture/supply a TB in-vitro diagnostic(s) recommended by the WHO Global TB Programme?

  2. Do you manufacture/supply a TB in-vitro diagnostic(s) listed in the current StopTB/GDF Diagnostics Catalog

For laboratory supplies: Please check that you match the below criterion to become an eligible supplier for StopTB/GDF procurement:

  1. Do you manufacture/supply laboratory supplies that are in the current StopTB/GDF Diagnostics Catalog? Or similar products?

If you answer "yes" to the eligibility criteria above for TB in-vitro diagnostics and/or laboratory supplies, please contact StopTB/GDF at gdf@stoptb.org, to the attention of Diagnostics and QA teams.

StopTB/GDF will then require you to provide a list of information and supporting documentation about the TB in-vitro diagnostics and/or laboratory supplies you offer.

Upon verification of information and supporting documents provided, StopTB/GDF will inform you if your TB in-vitro diagnostics and/or laboratory supplies are eligible for StopTB/GDF procurement.

StopTB/GDF PROCUREMENT

Suppliers of TB in-vitro diagnostics and/or laboratory supplies eligible for StopTB/GDF procurement will be invited to participate in StopTB/GDF tenders organized jointly and in accordance with the procurement policies of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), the hosting organization of the Stop TB Partnership secretariat.

Suppliers awarded will enter into a long-term agreement (LTA) with UNOPS on behalf of StopTB/GDF and be able to start supplies of TB in-vitro diagnostic(s) and/or laboratory supplies to StopTB/GDF clients.

For information on current UNOPS/StopTB/GDF tenders, suppliers are invited to refer to the UNOPS procurement notices.

To participate in UNOPS/StopTB/GDF tenders, suppliers must be registered in the United Nations Global Marketplace (UNGM).