Press Release

UNOPS launches the second round of Call for Proposals in Lebanon

14 February 2024

  • Beirut, February 14, 2024 – Funded by the German government through KfW Development Bank, the second round of UNOPS calls for proposals is now open. UNOPS is seeking proposals from local officially registered non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, foundations and academic institutions to assist in the operational management and maintenance of Karantina Garden & Jesuit Garden for two years.

Caption: Call for Proposals in Support of the Municipality of Beirut - UNOPS


The two Call for Proposals documents are available in English. Applications should be submitted in English.

The interventions in the Karantina & Jesuit gardens, funded by the German government through KfW Development Bank,  will focus on the operational management of the sites, such as the provision of cleaning and maintenance-related services, and implementation of community activities, such as neighborhood markets, art exhibitions, workshops, etc, in coordination with the Municipality of Beirut.

Applicants can submit proposals as a consortium or individually.

Organizations that have gender equality practices in place with specialized knowledge, expertise, and a track record of working on community-based activities and maintenance of public spaces, women’s rights organizations, women-led organizations, and grassroot women’s organizations are encouraged to apply.

The application is open from 10 February - 8 March 2024 12:00 a.m  (GMT +2).

All applications can be submitted through one of the below options:

  1. Via email to:
  2. Personal delivery to UNOPS office should be made during working hours from 09:00 to 14:00 Beirut/Lebanon before or by the submission deadline. One hard copy of the duly completed and signed form marked “Copy” shall be included. A signed receipt will be given back once received.

UNOPS Address is: Qubic Business Building; Daoud Ammoun Street; Sin El Fil, Mount Lebanon. 

Pre-submission meetings will be held on 19 February, 2024 virtually to provide guidance to potential applicants in the application process and answer any questions needed.

Link to pre-submission meetings can be find below:

  1. Karantina Garden: From 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Beirut time):
  2. Jesuit Garden: From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (Beirut time):

Check out on the link provided the Karantina Garden Call for Proposals (PDF): English

Check out on the link provided the Jesuit Garden Call for Proposals (PDF): English

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