Institution: Inter-American Development Bank
Project: Program for Sustainable and Inclusive Belize.
Sector: Agriculture and Tourism
Abstract: The project’s implementation includes the procurement of several contracts that falls in the following categories: goods, consulting (individuals and firms) and non-consulting services for environmentally sustainable and climate resilient farming systems, sustainable and inclusive agrifood markets and sustainable and inclusive tourism.
Loan/Credit/Grant No.: 5583/0C-BL
Borrower: Government of Belize
The Government of Belize has received financing in the amount equivalent to fifteen million, eight hundred thousand US Dollars (US $15.8M) from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for goods, consulting (individuals and firms) and non-consulting services to be procured under the project Program for Sustainable and Inclusive Belize. Bidding will be governed by the Inter-American Development Bank’s eligibility rules and procedures.
The main objective of this project is to improve incomes and promote sustainable livelihoods in the agriculture and tourism sectors. The specific objectives are to improve Micro Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) competitiveness, climate resilience, and environmental sustainability. The project contains two (2) components.
Component 1 Direct support to farmers, agriculture groups and MSMEs for sustainable and inclusive development.
Component 2 Enabling environment for sustainable and inclusive development.