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The charter, the Agreement Establishing the African Development Bank or the Agreement Establishing the African Development Fund, restricts procurement of goods and works (including the related services) under Bank funded operations exclusively to contractors and suppliers from Member Countries of the Bank. However, only conditions that are essential to ensure the firm’s capability to fulfill a contract will be considered as eligibility criteria. Political and other non-economic influences or considerations must not influence procurement in Bank financed projects.
The detailed conditions for eligibility are defined in the Procurement Policies of the Bank. For procurement processes started
Relevant extracts from the Rules and Procedures for Procurement of Goods and Works or Rules and Procedures for the Use of Consultants (May 2008 edition) state the following four conditions for which a firm or an individual may be ineligible (or excluded) from Bank funded procurement. These are: