The aim of this retrospective evaluation is to assess the implementation, effectiveness, efficiency and relevance of the measures relating to the EU Forest Action Plan.
The evaluation will cover all Member States for the period of 2007-2011, giving more emphasis to the period not covered by the mid-term evaluation of the Action Plan, which was completed in 2009.
The contract will be awarded under the best-value-for-money procedure. The maximum budget attributed to this project is € 230.000.
The deadline for the submission of offers is 15 July 2011.
The Commission intends to award the contract in September/October 2011, following the evaluation of the offers received.
The contractor will have to carry out the study within 6 months following the signature of the contract.