Detailed Description of the Project

The overall objective of the support project of which this contract will be a part is to support the beneficial integration of the PACPS – Solomon Islands – into the regional and global economies through fostering sustained compliance by the Solomon Islands’ exporters to EU market access requirements and efficiently implement Protocol II (RoO) for an increase in the country’s market share and, thereby, contribute to sustainable economic development and poverty reduction in the country.
In the context of enhancing the capacity of the Solomon Islands’ business community to effectively make use of the trading opportunities under the Pacific-EU EPA and, thus, expand their trade with the European Union, the purpose of the support project is three-fold:

Nature and scope of the Services Provided

The project will utilize the services of a team of experts to provide a range of highly specialized technical services to the
Solomon Islands’ authorities and the business community. These services involve: