The Procurement Section ensures the timely acquisition of material means required for EUCAP Somalia (equipment and consumables, services and premises) through tender procedures.

The Mission’s contracting and procurement processes and procedures are carried out in accordance with the following EU regulations, as laid down in the Contribution Agreement CFSP/2020/41/EUCAP between the European Commission and EUCAP Somalia:

  • The Regulation (EU, Euratom) 2018/1046 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 July 2018 on the financial rules applicable to the general budget of the European Union, and
  • The Practical Guide on contract procedures for European Union external action (PRAG).

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Procurement procedures must comply with the procurement principles of sound financial management, competition, transparency, proportionality, equal treatment and non-discrimination, as required by the applicable regulations.

Sustainable Procurement

EUCAP Somalia has developed a far reaching policy on Sustainable Procurement with ambitious strategic aims and targets in both the social and environmental domains.

As one of the facets of Sustainable Procurement, EUCAP Somalia Gender Responsive Procurement entails the promotion and enhanced participation of Women-led businesses/Gender Responsive economic operators and Small-Medium Sized Enterprises to our business opportunities.

We welcome sustainable solutions – incl. gender mainstreaming and greening – and invite economic operators to fill in the Questionnaire-Gender-and-Procurement and send it to: in order to register onto our Suppliers’ Database.