The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), a network of 105 Universities in 37 African Countries, works with relevant stakeholders of agricultural tertiary education to build the innovative capacities of universities to engage with development processes through effective training, research and outreach.
RUFORUM prides itself as a knowledge-based, international Non-Governmental Organization with a commitment to enrich and sustain the lives and livelihoods of smallholder and rural based poor farmers in the ECSA. To help achieve its vision and mission, RUFORUM’s internal operations are guided by six core values of Equity and Fairness, Diversity, Voice and participation, Knowledge and Creativity, Humility and Respect, and Honesty and Integrity.
RUFORUM in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation are implementing a project “Transforming African Universities to meaningfully contribute to Africa’s growth and development (TAGDEV). The project will train 220 students over a period of 8 years. Student’s beneficiaries in this programme are provided with a laptop to support their studies. RUFORUM through national bidding process would therefore, like to engage a reputable firm to supply these laptops.
For more details about the the general information for bidders, Download the complete bid notice here