Grant Project Competition "latvian Communication Activities Public Education On Development Cooperation And Development Education" Charter

Original Language Title: Granta projektu konkursa "Komunikācijas aktivitātes Latvijas sabiedrības izglītošanai par attīstības sadarbību un attīstības izglītība" nolikums

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Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 343 in Riga on 29 may, 2007 (pr. No 31 9) Grant project competition "Latvian communication activities public education on development cooperation and development education", in accordance with the regulations issued by the Cabinet of Ministers Act article 14 equipment, first paragraph, point 3 i. General questions 1. determines the grant project competition "Latvian communication activities public education on development cooperation and development education" (hereinafter referred to as the competition). 2. Development cooperation is the provision of assistance to the least developed countries, to contribute to this country and this society's long-term social and economic development. Development education is an active learning process that is based on solidarity, equality, inclusion and the principles of cooperation, promote public awareness and participation in the current global and local issues. 3. the project applicant is the person applying for participation in the contest. The project, the applicant may be a person in accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers of 25 October 2005 rule no. 807 "rules on the grant program implementation, management, monitoring and control of development cooperation policy" (further-the grant rules) paragraph 3 shall be entitled to be beneficiaries of the grant. 4. the Grant is a grant payment to the beneficiary for the implementation of the project that is not clouded by binding commercial and development cooperation policy. 5. Grant awarded to the applicant that the application of the draft development cooperation Council (hereinafter Council) has supported the financing and conclusion of grant agreements. 6. the duration of the Contest are the following: 6.1. invitation to tender;
6.2. the provision of information on tender;
6.3. preparation of the project;
6.4. project design and submission of the application;
6.5. evaluation of project applications;
6.6. the adoption of the decision and notification of the results of the competition;
6.7. the grant contract. 7. Contest the following priorities: 7.1. communication activities on development cooperation;
7.2. development education. 8. This rule 7.1. the priorities established in paragraph aims to inform and educate the projected target audience, as well as build a positive attitude towards the development cooperation and related issues. 9. This rule 7.2. the priorities established in paragraph aims to deepen the project target audience knowledge and create awareness of development cooperation in Latvia and in the world. 10. This provision prescribed in paragraph 7.1. priority target audience is: 10.1. Latvian politicians and representatives of the institutions of public administration;
10.2. non-governmental organizations;
10.3. the views of the leaders (a specific individual who is known and where the public's view on a particular topic and focus trust much of society);
10.4. the representatives of the media. 11. This rule 7.2 the priorities set in the target audience is different levels of educational institutions of Latvia and trainees and faculty organizations. 12. the overall contest in 2007 in the framework of the available budget financing of Latvia is lats 43000. Financial resources for each priority of the competition is divided into the following: 12.1 the rules prescribed in paragraph 7.1. priority-28000 lats;
12.2. this rule 7.2. priority in point-15000 dollars. 13. the minimum amount that the contest is available from within the State budget: 13.1. this rule 7.1. priority is prescribed in paragraph 7000 lats;
13.2. this rule 7.2. priority in point is 5000 lats. 14. The maximum amount that the contest is available from the State budget: 14.1. this rule 7.1. priority in point is 14000 lats;
14.2. this rule 7.2. priority in point is 15000 LVL. 15. The project's administrative costs are for the project administration. Administrative costs that the applicant requires the project to be financed from within the envisaged tender Latvian State budget funds, may not exceed 15% of the total forecast funding of Latvia, which is provided for in the budget of the project. 16. The project site is the Republic of Latvia. II. Invitation to tender-17. Ministry of Foreign Affairs (hereinafter the Ministry) announcing the contest grant rules prescribed in paragraph 10 and provides control of the contest. 18. The Ministry shall publish a call for proposals the Ministry of Finance website on the internet (URwww.mfa.gov.lv). III. Provision of information about the contest 19. All interested parties are entitled to receive additional information about the contest. 20. for more information about the contest, the person concerned may: participate Ministry held 20.1. the stakeholder meeting;
20.2. to submit written submissions with questions about the competition. 21. If the Ministry has received from the interested parties to a written agreement with a stuffy nose the questions about the competition, the five days of the receipt of the application to prepare a written response and electronically or by fax, as well as by post, send it to the person concerned. 22. for answers to questions from interested parties would be available to all interested parties, the Ministry shall publish the Ministry's website on the internet without identifying the person who asked the question. 23. Invitations to tender, the Ministry indicate the place and time when there will be a meeting of interested parties. The meeting provides answers to the Ministry during the meeting asked questions about the competition. IV. Project preparation 24. when preparing a project, the project applicant shall take account of the priorities and objectives of the competition, the maximum and the minimum project budget and project period and place. 25. the project the applicant prepares a project of one of the provisions of paragraph 7 the priorities under the relevant priority objectives. 26. the project the applicant at least one of the 10 or 11 of these rules laid down in paragraph target audience according to the priority of the competition that has developed in the project. 27. The project budget shall be drawn up in dollars, and it includes all project implementation costs. 28. project administration costs include: 28.1. remuneration to the supervisor;
28.2. the pay accounting officer;
17.6. fees for other project personnel involved in the Administration;
28.4. the project of technical devices and used space (not leased) depreciation costs;
28.5. other costs incurred in administering the project (for example, telephone costs, the postal service). 29. the project budgeted costs are reasonable, the nature and purpose of the project. 30. the project applicant is responsible for the eligible costs the correct arithmetic calculations. If the calculation is the arithmetical mistakes, an approved project budget for additional State budget funds are not granted. 31. The project's budgeted costs include all relevant taxes, as well as the necessary social insurance contributions. 32. the project applicant, which is direct or mediated by the national regulatory authority or authorities, having in mind that the funds intended for the financing of the project are included in the Ministry's current expenditure in the budget-service? cover. The project applicant, prepare a project budget, does not provide for the payment of the project or the persons involved in the administration of the remuneration and fixed assets or the acquisition of goods. 33. the project applicant can develop a project budget, providing the co-financing that can create both financial resources, both in terms of money embodied or disembodied measurable thing, which will be used in the implementation of the project. 34. The co-financing of project budget: 34.1. where the applicant undertakes to cover the part of the project budgeted amounts, but the Ministry provide the remaining project budget the necessary financing, not exceeding the provision set out in point 14;
21.3. If applicant projects attract other partners in the project, which undertakes to cover the part of the project budgeted amounts, but the Ministry provide the remaining project budget the necessary funds, which do not exceed that laid down in point 14 of the rules. 35. If the project budget for this rule set out in paragraph 34 the case of co-financing, the project shall provide the exact amount is requested from the Ministry. 36. Project implementation period: 36.1. project start-august 1, 2007;
36.2. the project end-2007 30 November. 37. the project, the applicant may provide a later starting date of the project than this rule 36.1. bottom point, but may not provide a later deadline for implementation of the project, provided that rule 36.2 in except this rule in the fifth chapter. V. implementation of the project in 2008, 38. Project, the applicant may provide the project deadline to May 1, 2008, if you develop two project implementation stages: the first stage-38.1. from 1 august 2007 to 30 November 2007;

38.2. second stage-from January 5, 2008 to May 1, 2008. 39. the first phase of the project activity funding the project applicant to follow that rule 13, 14 and 15 of the conditions of the project's minimum and maximum amounts as well as the administrative costs of the project. 40. the second phase of the project activity funding the project applicant to comply with the following conditions: 24.9. the maximum amount of the second stage of the project implementation activities must not exceed the first period for the implementation of the activities required by the State budget financial means;
40.2. the administrative costs of the project the project for the implementation of the second phase is calculated pursuant to the provisions of paragraph 15 of the terms. 41. If it is developed in two phases of implementation of the project according to this provision, the conditions in paragraph 38, the applicant takes the view that the second phase of the project financing of the funds are expected from the 2008 development cooperation policy planned for the implementation of the State budget funds. Closing the grant contract with the project applicant, who intend to project implementation in two stages, the grant agreement shall specify that the project for the implementation of the second phase of financial resources are assigned, if required, is available at the Latvian State budget funding. Vi. Project design and submit application 42. project application is a document with a detailed description of the project the applicant's final project. The project application submitted to the Ministry, thus applying to participate in the contest. 43. the project submission prepared, subject to the application of the model of the project (annex 1). 44. the project in annex of the application accompanied by the following documents (in the order listed): 44.1. project summary (annex 2);
44.2. the impact of the results table (annex 3);
44.3. the project budget estimate (annex 4);
27.6. the persons involved in the project life (curriculum vitae). 45. If the project budget for co-financing, the project applicant project application in the annex to be added to the project by the applicant or the applicant's project partners associated with the confirmation letter in which it undertakes to cover the part of the project budgeted amounts (indicating the exact amount). 46. the project application and its annexes shall be drawn up in Latvian language text. 47. the project application shall be accompanied by the required original documents or certified copies thereof. A copy of the document be furnished by the applicant, the head of the project or a sworn notary. 48. the project for the application to create the TOC. The project's application page and each project annex of the application number. 49. the original of the application submitted for the project caurauklot, project manager of the applicant organization's approval of the project application to the total number of pages. Together with the original of the application of the project shall also submit three copies of the application for the project. The accuracy of each of the copies of the project manager of the applicant organisation. 50. the project application with all attachments shall be submitted electronically to the electronic data carrier (CD). 51. the project submission deadline is six weeks from the date of the invitation to tender. The project closing date for the submission of the application shall be determined in the notice of invitation to tender. 52. the project application to the Ministry conveyed personally (in sealed envelope) or send a letter by mail. On the envelope in which the inserted project application, write "contest-communication activity", the name of the applicant and project the project name. 53. the project applicant contest you can submit up to three project submissions. Each project application is evaluated as an individual project submissions in the contest. 54. it is prohibited to submit one application for the same project to different priorities of the competition. 55. the project, the applicant may withdraw the application at any of the project tender stage of the proceedings, except where the applicant for a project already has concluded grant agreements. VII. application to the evaluation of the project 56. evaluation of the application, the project has three stages: 56.1. project tracking application and open;
56.2. project management application and screening;
56.3. project application to the technical and financial evaluation of quality. 57. The Ministry shall register the project submissions submission order and to the project submission deadline for the submission of their stores won't open. 58. the project submissions, received after the submission of the project submitted by the deadline, the Ministry does not evaluate and is not open to the applicant to send back to the project. 59. the project submission deadline is missed, if: 59.1. postmark date on the envelope that contains the project application is later than the submission of the application, the project end date;
59.2. the application is brought to the project by the end of the period for submission of applications;

59.3. project application is posted electronically after the submission deadline. 60. The working day following the submission of the project by the end of the period for the submission of project applications to the Ministry opened and assigned to each project submission sequence number. 61. The Ministry establish a project application to the administrative and compliance review Committee (hereinafter referred to as administrative review Committee). 62. the evaluation the Commission shall assess the application of the project according to administrative and evaluation of compliance with the criteria set out in annex 5 of these rules. 63. If the Administrative Review Committee finds that cold-gum does not correspond to any administrative and screening criteria or project submission, the information provided is not clear, the Ministry determines that the five days of the project, the applicant must be avoided or identified a need for additional explanations. 64. Where the application does not comply with at least five administrative and screening criteria, project submissions deemed not appropriate administrative and compliance requirements and evaluation criteria of the project applicant is not set a new deadline for correcting the discrepancy found. 65. Where the applicant this rule 63 does not fix the time-limit set in the non-compliance found or provide further explanations or re-evaluating the project submission does not match the one for the administrative and eligibility evaluation criteria, project submission is considered not appropriate administrative and compliance requirements of the evaluation criteria. 66. The administrative and eligibility criteria for the evaluation of the project concluded, bilstošo submissions are rejected and not evaluated further. 67. the project, which is insolvent or in liquidation process, or who have tax debt, rejected, and their project submissions not submitted. 68. The administrative and eligibility criteria for the appropriate application of the project the project application to the technical and financial evaluation of quality. 69. The Ministry establish a project application to the technical and financial evaluation of the quality of the Commission (hereinafter the Commission quality assessment). 70. the quality evaluation the Commission shall assess the application of the project according to the technical and financial evaluation of the quality criteria (annex 6). 71. the quality of the evaluation the Commission shall assess the project submissions for each the technical and financial evaluation of quality criteria and determine the points for each criterion a rating. 72. The evaluation procedures for the allocation of points for each of the technical and financial evaluation of the quality criteria determined by the Council. 73. when assessing the conformity of the application of the draft rules in the annex 6 3.2 criteria "for the activity provided for in the project analysis and the need for the direct results of the project", the greater the number of points granted if the project is for innovative approaches in the implementation of some activities. 74. In assessing the conformity of the application of the draft provisions in the annex 6 criterion 2.2. "definition of target audience and their interests and needs analysis", the greater the number of points granted if the project is for a number of the provisions in paragraph 11 or 10 one specific priority target audiences. 75. If any of the technical and financial criteria of quality is evaluated by one point, the application is deemed not appropriate technical and financial quality evaluation criteria and the rejected. 76. If the total number of points when evaluating the technical and financial criteria of quality is less than 81, the application is deemed not appropriate technical and financial quality evaluation criteria and the rejected. VIII. adoption of the decision and notification of the tender results 77. Quality assessment of the application by the Commission after the project technical quality and prepare a draft of the financial evaluation application rating list. 78. the project application to the assessment of the applications in the list grouped according to the priority of the competition in which the project application has been submitted, and arranged in order of points earned. 79. If the quality of the evaluation, the Commission considers that the application of the project estimate includes costs that are not necessary for the implementation of the project or is disproportionate, it project submissions to the list of relevant assessment project section of the application, include a disclaimer about the need to review the application of the project budget. 80. the assessment of the application list of the project submitted to the Council. 81. The Council shall evaluate the application of the assessment of the project list and decide on project submissions for funding support or ask the Commission to re-evaluate some or all of the project submissions. 82. The financing of the support the project submissions, priority concerned got the highest scores. Financing of projects supported, the number of applications in each priority will depend on the priority assigned to the competition concerned Latvia's State budget. 83. If one of the priorities for funding of eligible project implementation requires less amount of priority assigned to the financial resources, the Council may decide to reallocate the remaining amount in other priority projects submitted for financing application. 84. the Council approved the tender winners, by decision. 85. the Council is empowered to take a decision on the application of the project financing support, but with the disclaimer that the financial resources of the project described in the application will be granted, if the applicant will perform the changes established by the Council and within a week of the date of notification of the decision, the Council will present its Ministry. 86. notification of the decision, the Ministry sent to all project applicants. Notice shall be sent electronically or by fax, as well as by mail. 87. The notification within seven working days after the decision is published in the "journal" and the Ministry's website on the internet. IX. Grant Agreement 88. Project of the applicant that the application for the project was supported by the Ministry of finance, the offer to conclude a grant agreement (annex 7). 89. If the Council has ruled on the project budget review this provision 85, the procedure prescribed by the Ministry in consultation with the project the applicant agreed project budget revisions. 90. at the close of the grant agreement, the deviations from the provisions of annex 7 contains sample permitted only if their purpose is to specify the conditions of implementation of the project, and if they do not change the project objectives and project solutions, in which have been the basis for winning approval. 91. If the grant contract is concluded with the project applicant, which is designed for the two project phases, this provision is specified in annex 7 grant agreement sample supplemented by these rules the conditions referred to in paragraph 41 of the availability of funds. 92. If the winner refuses to conclude grant agreements, the Ministry offers to conclude a contract of the project grant to the applicant who has received the next highest number of points in the given priority when considering the application of the project compliance with technical quality and financial evaluation criteria. 93. If the protracted application evaluation and project decision on contest winners, and it is therefore not possible to initiate the implementation of a project under this rule 36.1. the time-limit laid down by the Ministry through grant's contract with the tender winner, extended the deadline for implementation of the project. X. other conditions 94. Ministry terminated the contest without closing the grant contract, the following happened: mo 94.1. all projects submitted are recognized as the application does not satisfy the tender criteria laid down in the Statute, and have been rejected;
94.2. for objective reasons (force majeure circumstances, the lack of available financial resources, specific circumstances which preclude project), why the Ministry cannot enter into civil relations (to close the grant contract) with the contest winner. 95. If during project implementation remains unused financial resources that were allocated for the implementation of the project from the State budget, the project implementer them transferred back to the Ministry's account. 96. If during the implementation of the project requires a project changes, they coordinated with the Ministry. If the changes significantly affect project activities to be implemented, they coordinated with the development cooperation Council. 97. If grant's contract is for a project that is for the two project phases according to the rules referred to in paragraph 38 of the conditions, but in 2008, the necessary funding is not available from the State budget for the implementation of the second stage, grant's contract is terminated. In this case, none of the parties have no right to require the performance of the contract or damages. 98. the project the applicant may submit a project application electronically preparing electronic documents it according to legal requirements. Project submissions sent to the electronic mail address mfa.cha@mfa.gov.lv indicating "Grant project competition". When you send a submission project, on the project applicant is not subject to this rule 49.50 and 52 in. Prime Minister a. Halloween instead of the Minister of Foreign Affairs-Minister of finance Spurdziņš o. Annex 1: Cabinet of Ministers of 29 May 2007 the Regulation No 343




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Applicant's name project title I. Project implementation costs and administrative costs no cost way unit number of units cost per unit total cost Cost is to be covered from the part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs funding costs charged to the project part of co-financing of the project implementation costs in this section indicate the project experts involved in the pay scale of days, hours, etc., number of pieces to be included in the costs in dollars, including relevant taxes Ls Ls Ls-first stage in the implementation of the project in this line include the project budget estimates If there are two stages of implementation of the project activity no 1 "activity" 1.1.




1.2. Activity no 2 ", the name of the activity" 2.1.




2.2. implementation of the second phase of the project will include this line in the statement if the project budget is for two stages of the implementation of the project activity no 1 "activity" 1.1.




1.2. Activity no 2 ", the name of the activity" 2.1.




2.2. Administration costs in this section does not specify the amount of the remuneration of the administrative staff of the project. This section specifies for example depreciation costs, communication costs-first stage in the implementation of the project in this line include the project budget estimates, if intended for two stages of the project 1.1.




1.2. implementation of the second phase of the project in this line include the project budget estimates if intended for two stages of the project 1.1.




1.2. The total cost of the Ls Ls Ls title II. Those involved in project implementation fees no cost way unit number of units cost per unit total cost Cost is to be covered from the part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs funding costs charged to the project part of co-financing of the project implementation costs this section specifies the expert involved in the project and the project manager's salary. The amount of the remuneration is to be given to each person individually (indicate the name) in each activity, the number of hours a day costs to be in dollars, including relevant taxes and required social insurance costs Ls Ls Ls-first stage in the implementation of the project in this line include the project budget estimates, if intended for two stages of the implementation of the project activity no 1 "activities" such as pay 1.1 project expert (name, surname) for work on the implementation of the first activity 1.2.




1.3. Activity no 2 ", the name of the activity" 2.1.




2.2. implementation of the second phase of the project will include this line in the statement if the project budget is for two stages of the implementation of the project activity no 1 "activities" such as pay 1.1 project expert (name, surname) for work on the implementation of the first activity 1.2.




1.3. Activity no 2 ", the name of the activity" 2.1.




2.2. Administration costs in this section indicate the amount of the remuneration of staff in the administration of the project (e.g. Project Manager, accountant) first stage of the project implementation in this line include the project budget estimates, if intended for two stages of the project 1.1.




1.2. implementation of the second phase of the project in this line include the project budget estimates if intended for two stages of the project 1.1.




1.2. The total cost of the Ls Ls Ls title III. Total cost no cost way to project the first phase of the second phase of the project the total cost of the costs borne by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the financing part of the costs borne by the implementer of the project co-financing 1. Project implementation costs Ls Ls Ls Ls 2. Administration costs Ls Ls Ls Ls Ls 3. project implementation costs Ls Ls Ls Ls Ls atalgojumo 4. Administration costs Ls Ls Ls Ls Ls atalgojumo total project costs Ls Ls Ls Ls Ls note. * Fill in if is for two project implementation phase. Box the only costs that will be financed from the funds allocated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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