The Procurement Unit 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 Delegation Agreement 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).
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.