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CCA is uniquely positioned to link private sector actors who have the expertise and experience in delivering products and services in Africa, to global health responses to the ongoing outbreak. CCA’s members possess specialties in logistics, supply chain management and medical product delivery in Africa – all of which will be vital in delivering additional medical resources to those areas most affected by EVD.
 
The Reverse Procurement Portal aims to highlight existing specialized capacity amongst CCA members, and to speed the delivery of urgent supplies to West Africa by reducing duplication of effort and centralizing information. To submit information about your organizations capabilities, please click here.

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Types of service: Security, Training, Logistics Support
Details: ACADEMI is the premiere provider of customized elite security solutions and mission support worldwide. The ACADEMI network of professionals provides services from; military, law enforcement and security training; medical support and evacuation; assessments and advisory services; minor construction; life support; logistics; and operations & maintenance. With the proper infrastructure, best-in-class personnel, and experience, ACADEMI is able to provide end-to-end services globally, whether our customer is looking to increase existing capabilities or start from day one in the most austere environments. 
Delivery timeframe:  Available upon request. Delivery varies per the requirements.
Contact details:  Eric Shaw | (+1) 703-673-5114 | eshaw@academi.com 
 

Types of service: human supply chain, telecommunication infrastructure, construction material
Details: Computer Frontiers Inc. have extensive human and supply networks throughout Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, having worked in these countries for 18 years. They have access to construction materials and extensive knowledge of the communications/telecommunications environments in all of these countries. They can supply, set up and maintain local call centers for medical services and outreach, tracking of data, training and logistical support. They can also procure construction goods, telephones, and electrical goods in Sierra Leone.
Delivery timeframe:  15 to 30 days depending on specific requirements
Contact details:  Barbara Keating | (+1) 301-461-8685 | bkeating@computer-frontiers.com 

Types of service: Electricity Infrastructure (short-term and long-term, permanent and mobile power solutions) 
Details: TBD
Delivery timeframe:  TBD
Contact details:  Sarah Flanigan | sarah.flanigan@contourglobal.com 

Types of service: CTG is a Globally renowned leader in the delivery of professional managed services. We search the globe to find, interview then recruit the best consultants to meet our client’s needs within the timeframe set to us during sometimes tragic events such as the Ebola Crisis here in Liberia. Our professional people data base holds information to meet any requirement in any service sector should the need arise.   
Details: In support of the Ebola Crisis, CTG has, to date, mobilized in excess of 250 clinical and non-clinical personnel and has a capacity to mobilize many hundreds more. CTG has the capacity to sourcing both international and national consultants and provide full mobilization, logistics, ongoing management, movements, life support, security and other field operational support.  
Delivery timeframe:  TBD
Contact details:  Alexander Bethell | alexander.bethell@ctgglobal.com  
 
Types of service: technical assistance, training, preparedness and response planning, simulation, police and justice
​Details: DAI are providing technical assistance and training in Ebola preparedness and response (non-clinical), design and implementation of preparedness and response plans, simulation exercises and field drills, workforce protection, police and justice personnel training. This includes national, regional and district level training and technical assistance, public and private sector partnerships, and leveraging donor and private funding for outbreak preparation and response. Additional services available upon request.
Delivery timeframe: Currently actively engaged
Contact details: Jerry Martin | (+1) 301-771-7813  | Jerry_Martin@dai.com 
 
Types of service: water treatment systems and healthcare technology 
Details: GE’s CommunityTap water treatment unit provides 50,000-100,000 liters of safe drinking water per day. Installation is quick and simple with easy manual operation and maintenance. GE Healthcare technology includes – patient monitors, ventilators and respirators, diagnostic imaging (portable x-ray and ultrasound), blood pressure cuffs, point of care diagnostic testing. GE’s doc-in-a-box is a fully equipped rapid response health care unit that can be modified into an ETU or triage clinic. Comes equipped with water filtration and power source.
Delivery timeframe:  Quantity and delivery information available upon request
Contact details:  Orrin Marcella | 202-637-4031| orrin.marcella@ge.com   

Types of service: Mobile surveying, mobile communications 
Details: GeoPoll is a mobile surveying platform that collects data and information through the mobile phone. GeoPoll has the ability to collect data in Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea through two-way Short Message Service (SMS) and/or Interactive Voice Response (IVR) surveys. In Sierra Leone, GeoPoll can has access to 2 million mobile subscribers in its database and more than 1 million in Liberia. Surveys can be targeted to administrative levels, allowing for remote data collection in areas where household surveys are not possible. GeoPoll surveys are always completely free to end-users, even if they do not have airtime credit.  Airtime credit can also be deposited electronically into airtime accounts as incentives upon survey completion. 
Delivery timeframe:  1-2 weeks
Contact details:  Amy Sweeney | amy@geopoll.com | 202-733-2497

IREX
Types of service: technical assistance, training, community response, health reporting
Details: Since 2010, IREX has been strengthening the civil society and media sectors in Liberia in partnership with USAID. In response to the Ebola crisis, we are distributing Ebola awareness messages via community radio stations, expanding support to an Ebola Awareness Call Center and their mobile outreach campaign, mentoring and training to journalists to improve Ebola reporting, helping community leaders to strategize for more effective engagement with government and civil society; and supporting community organizations in order to increase awareness about the disease.
Delivery timeframe:  Currently engaged
Contact details: Randal Mason | 202-628-8188, x194 | rmason@irex.org 

MED-1- Partners  
Details: 600-1,000 bed mobile Ebola treatment centers that includes vehicles that can include, Diagnostic Laboratories, Pharmacies, Kitchens to feed patients, staff and families, Laundries, Living Quarters for healthcare workers, Medical Incinerators, Morgues, Clean Water production units, and Waste Disposal.  Delivery time 90-120 days. Mobile 13 bed clinical trial facility, or healthcare worker hospital.                              Delivery timeframe: 30 days for unit in stock, 270 days for new units                              Contact details: Jeff Fischer | jfischer@med-1partners.com  or  Luther Schriefer |  lschriefer@med-1partners.com

Type of service/goods: Sanosil International provides disinfection technology to prevent the spread of Ebola and deliver clean and safe water without toxic  by-products:  whole room surface disinfection; first EPA registered disinfecting fogging formula for whole room disinfection; hands free dry-mist dispensing device; EPA registered bactericide, virucide, and fungicide; microbiocide for drinking water and agriculture; surface disinfectant concentrate; ready-to-use mold control agent; broad-spectrum disinfection formula.
Details: The EPA approved Halo Disinfection System™ provides hands-free, whole  room surface disinfection that meets  CDC guidance for environmental infection control of Ebola, in a cost effective, easy to use tool. HDS is rapidly deployable to completely disinfect every nook and cranny of rooms, equipment, and vehicles contaminated by the Ebola virus. The HaloFogger nebulizes  hydrogen peroxide based  ready-to-use HaloSpray TM(S010) disinfectant into dry mist, that unlike chlorine, is non-corrosive, odorless,  and safe for use around electronic equipment, without residue.
Delivery timeframe: Immediate to 6 weeks depending upon quantity ordered and shipment time needed
Contact details: Maryalcie Panarello | ​302-454-8102 | Mpanarello@sanosilinternational.com 
 

Procurement NoticesOpen

Non-Invasive Bio-Sensors for the Detection of Biological Pathogens Solicitation Number: 15_428

Sandia National Laboratories has technologies that use non-invasive chemical analysis to potentially detect biological (bacterial and viral) compounds through the use of a small format, point of use instrument utilizing non-invasive chemical analysis. Sandia is conducting ongoing research and development in chemical biomarkers associated with human and animal diseases of interest. This research will establish the feasibility of using non-invasive, portable, rapid screen technology for the detection of infections, such as Ebola and MERS. Read More
Agency: Department of Energy
Added: November 5, 2014

The Southern Regional Contracting Office awarded a Sole Source purchase for Ebola Testing Analyzers from BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. Solicitation Number: W81K0015P0061A

The Sole Source Justification is attached to this posting, the award notification for the purchase of the Ebloa Testing Analyzers is from BioFire Diagnostics, LLC., LLC...Read More
Agency: Department of the Army
Added: Nov 18, 2014

66--Sources Sought - Ebola Zaire Real-Time PCR (EZ rRT-PCR) Assays Solicitation Number: W911QY-15-S-0001

This is a request for information only for market research and planning purposes only, as defined in FAR 15.201(e). This is not a solicitation or request for competitive proposals. Responses to this notice are not offers and cannot be accepted by the Government to form a binding contract. It is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government nor will the Government pay for the information solicited. No solicitation document exists or is guaranteed to be issued as a result of this Notice...

The U.S. Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG), Natick Contracting Division is conducting market research to obtain information regarding the capability of companies to manufacture Ebola Zaire Real-Time PCR (EZ rRT-PCR) Assays which includes all the primers, probes, and reaction buffers specifically formulated to definitively identify the Ebola Zaire Virus in accordance with the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Emergency Use Authorization (EUA). Read more
Agency: Department of the Army
Added: Oct 31, 2014

Compilation of Multiple Sources of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Solicitation Number: 20141030-Ebola-FERST-01

This is a sources sought notice only. It is not a request for proposal and does not commit the Government to issue a solicitation, make an award, or pay any costs associated with responding to this announcement. All submitted information shall remain with the Government and will not be returned. This action is taken to assist the CDC Foundation, a non-profit organization, in identifying sources of supply in their efforts to assist the CDC and public health.
 
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Procurement and Grants Office (PGO) is seeking multiple sources of supply for personal protective equipment (PPE) for potential use in the current Ebola Virus Disease outbreak response in West Africa as well as any other future responses to outbreaks of contagious diseases worldwide. Read More
 
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Modified: Nov 04, 2014 1:59 pm

Rapid, Portable Viral Diagnostic Available for Licensing Solicitation Number: ORNL-TT-2014-13

UT-Battelle, LLC, acting under its Prime Contract No. DE-AC05-00OR22725 with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for the management and operation of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), is seeking a commercialization partner for a rapid, portable viral diagnostic for RNA viruses. The ORNL Technology Transfer Office will accept licensing applications through November 16, 2014.

RNA viruses represent a significant portion of the high priority pathogens of concern to both human and animal health. The National Institute of Allergy and Infection Diseases' (NIAID) prioritized listing of human pathogens includes the RNA Viruses: Hanta viruses, Dengue, Ebola, Marburg, Lassa, Hepatitis A and C, West Nile, and a large number of encephalitis viruses. Read More
Agency: Department of Energy
Added: Oct 31, 2014

Compilation of Multiple Sources of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Solicitation Number: 20141030-Ebola-FERST-01

This is a sources sought notice only. It is not a request for proposal and does not commit the Government to issue a solicitation, make an award, or pay any costs associated with responding to this announcement. All submitted information shall remain with the Government and will not be returned.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Procurement and Grants Office (PGO) is seeking multiple sources of supply for personal protective equipment (PPE) for potential use in the current Ebola Virus Disease outbreak response in West Africa as well as any other future responses to outbreaks of contagious diseases worldwide. Read More
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Added: Oct 30, 2014 12:52 pm
InitiativesOpen

Ebola Private Sector Mobilization Group (EPSMPG) KRL International
The Ebola Private Sector Mobilization Group (EPSMG) is a collection of over 80 companies, across all sectors of the economy, who are involved in advocacy, education and direct support to the global effort to respond to the Ebola Virus Disease. Most importantly, since the end of August, the EPSMG has set up operational teams in the affected countries coordinating with the front- line health and humanitarian response. Collectively the EPSMG members are building ETUs, leveling roads, making available logistics and infrastructure to donors and host governments, providing paid personnel to the sensitization campaigns, donating supplies including diesel fuel, chlorine, mattresses, vehicles, ambulances and communications equipment. They are also supporting financial appeals from the WHO, the World Bank, the UN and a number of first responders in the theatre of operations. To learn more, click here.

Ebola Response Initiative Jhpiego
With the Ebola crisis in West Africa intensifying, Jhpiego, an international, nonprofit health organization, has been ramping up efforts to provide critical, lifesaving infection prevention and control (IPC) assistance to the governments of Liberia, Guinea and Nigeria, including updating the skills of health workers who deliver care to women and families in these countries. Learn more

Project HOPE's Response to the Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone Project HOPE 

Responding to a request from the government of Sierra Leone, on October 3rd, Project HOPE sent six infectious disease and disaster response and recovery experts to the country to assess how to help combat the deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus. Project HOPE was also approached by the Ambassador of Sierra Leone to the United States, H.E. Bockari Stevens, to provide donations of items critically needed to contain the outbreak. Learn more


Cash or In-Kind Donatations and Aid Trackers Open



Ebola Virus Disease: Response Plans & Financial Tracking Service  United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) 

For an overview of needs and requirements, and an updated list of total humanitarian pledges, commitments & contributions in 2014, click here. 
 


Ebola Outbreak — Corporate Aid Tracker U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 

Businesses have pledged $22.0 million in cash and additional in kind contributions in support of relief and recovery efforts to view click here.




To donate and learn about of organizations that meet InterAction standards and are responding to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, click here.
USG | Points of Contact (POC)Open

Oct. 17, 2014: President Obama named Ron Klain to Coordinate the U.S. Response to Ebola. 
He will report to the President Obama’s Homeland Security Advisor Lisa Monaco and his National Security Advisor Susan Rice. As former Chief of Staff to two Vice Presidents, Klain comes to the job with extensive experience in overseeing complex governmental operations and has good working relationships with leading Members of Congress as well as senior Administration officials... Read More.

Sept. 24, 2014: Ambassador Nancy Powell Appointed as Ebola Coordinator for the Department of State 
Secretary Kerry named Ambassador Nancy Powell to lead the Ebola Coordination Unit at the Department of State. In this role, Ambassador Powell will lead the State Department’s outreach to international partners, including foreign governments, to ensure a speedy and truly global response to this crisis... Read More.

Nancy Lindborg is the USAID Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA) and leads the efforts of more than 500 team members in nine offices focused on crisis prevention, response, recovery and transition. She is the Ebola Task Force Coordinator... Read More

August 4, 2014: U.S. Department of Defense Establishes Task Force  
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has established an internal Ebola task force to evaluate how the department can most effectively support overarching U.S. government and international efforts to prevent further transmission of the virus, the Pentagon press secretary said today... Read More

*To request contact information and points of contact for the above listed agencies, click here.