Contracts

 

RULE OF LAW IQC AWARD for Millennium DPI

In February 2013  Millennium DPI Partners was awarded the Rule of Law IQC by USAID. Since that time, Millennium DPI has won task orders in Sri Lanka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo and Moldova focusing on access to justice, judicial independence, integrity and capacity building, case management and court reform.

Contracting: USAID Washington and Missions may issue task orders under the Rule of Law contract for projects that fall under this broad scope of work.  There is no ceiling on task or delivery orders.  There is however a small business set aside provision in the contract that specifies that all task or delivery orders under $1 million must be set aside for the small business contract holders.  USAID Washington and Missions may also issue task orders directly to Millennium DPI Partners after reviewing our corporate capability and past performance information provided by the IQC Contracting Officer Representative.

 

Subcontractors and Resource Partners: There are a number of subcontractors and resource partners who are part of the Millennium DPI consortium.

Subcontractors include the following: AECOM, BAE Systems, Civilian Police International, Global Justice Solutions, KeyPoint, the Louis Berger Group, Mazars, Mendez England, Management and Training Corporation, the National Center for State Courts, Phoenix Global Solutions, and Social Solutions, Inc.

Resource Partners include the following:  The Commission of Andean Jurists, Asylum Access, Alfa XP, the Federal Judicial Center, Human Rights Resource Center, – ASEAN, Informatics Studio, LexisNexis, National Organization of Legal Assistance, the University of South Carolina Law School, Tilburg University Law School, the University of Utrecht Law School, the University of Virginia Law School and the Vera Institute of Justice.

GSA MOBIS

In early 2013, Millennium Partners was awarded a five year $16 million GSA MOBIS schedule contract for Special Item Number (SIN) 874 to provide technical assistance and management consulting services to agencies within the US government.

Assessment of Access to Justice and Legal Education in Azerbaijan

This was a targeted assessment that focused on the state of legal education and legal aid in Azerbaijan and to make specific programmatic intervention recommendations to US Agency for International Development (USAID) on these two subject areas in rule of law.

Building Recovery and Reform through Democratic Governance

Millennium Partners completed the Building Recovery and Reform through Democratic Governance (BRDG) IQC  with USAID.  This was a a five-year democracy and governance contract with a  $750 million contract ceiling shared among six contractors. The purpose of BRDG was to support good governance in three areas including:

  • Reinforcing legitimacy of state structure, policies, and functions
  • Public management
  • Strategic planning, policy, and institutional reform

Millennium Partners BRDG IQC team included a number of highly specialized firms including: BAE Systems, BroadReach, the Foundation for a Civil Society, Dalberg, International Law Institute, IBM, IREX, PBN, Scholastic, Spearman Welch, SUNY Albany Center for Legislative Development, RMS Associates and TPAA.
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Millennium Partners  was awarded a BRDG IQC prime contract in the full and open competition but then also received the small business set aside under the BRDG IQC. This allows USAID Missions and USAID Washington to access Millennium Partners services on a noncompetitive basis under an exception to fair opportunity under the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Millennium Partners can currently work out under BRDG until November 28, 2011.

Millennium undertook three task order contracts under BRDG including:

Ecuador Local Government Bridge Program ($656,000)
Moldova Governance Threshold Country Program ($14.6 mn)
Niger Governance Threshold Country Program ($4.9 mn)

 

SEGIR Financial Services (FS) IQC

Millennium Partners Member, Millennium International Consulting is a subcontractor to Development Alternatives Inc. (DAI) under the Strengthening Economic Reform and Institutional Reform (SEGIR) Financial Services (FS) Indefinite Quantity Contract.  The contract was awarded in December 2004 and was extended by five years in June 2009 to June 2014.

Millennium wrote the winning proposal and managed one of the few SEGIR FS task orders awarded to undertake the American University in Bulgaria Financial Assessment.

Millennium is also a subcontractor to BankWorld under its SEGIR FS small business set-aside contract, which means its services can be accessed on a sole source non-competitive basis via BankWorld.

SEGIR Global Business Trade and Investment (GBTI) IQC

Millennium Partners Member, Millennium International Consulting is a subcontractor to Segura-IP3 Partners under the five year Strengthening Economic Reform and Institutional Reform (SEGIR) Global Business Trade and Investment (GBTI) Indefinite Quantity Contract.  The contract was awarded in June 2008 and ends June 2013.  The contract seeks to provide support to develop economic growth programs in a wide range of areas including inter alia small and medium enterprise development as well as trade and investment programs.

Millennium supported the development of the Development Credit Authority task order currently being implemented by Segura-IP3 Partners and also wrote the winning GBTI IQC technical proposal.

IRAQ PROVINCIAL ECONOMIC GROWTH (TIJARA)

Millennium Partners Member, Millennium International Consulting, is a subcontractor to the Louis Berger Group. Millennium has a four-year (April 2008-March 2012) $4.2 mn subcontract with Louis Berger. Tijara, which means prosperity in Arabic, is providing support for the development of small and medium enterprises (SME) in the 18 governorates of Iraq.  There are two main activities of Tijara. First, Tijara provides advice and training support for SME development to Business Development Centers across Iraq. These are closely linked to US military and civilian Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) across Iraq. The second major TIjara activity focuses on providing advice and financial support for micro and small and medium credits through a number of Iraqi banks. Millennium has taken the lead in the SME banking component working with the Iraqi Company for Bank Guarantees and its member banks to provide SME credit through a system of loan guarantees and the Iraqi Company for Financing SMEs, a non-bank financial institution that provides direct lending to SMEs.  Millennium   provides monitoring and evaluation of the entire project. Tijara also provides support to the Government of Iraq for World Trade Organization accession.