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UN tender – an opportunity for Italian companies in Geneva

Italian companies can submit their expression of interest until October 14 for the awarding of the construction contract for a new office building for the United Nations Office in Geneva (UNOG). As the Permanent Mission of Italy to the International Organizations in Geneva pointed out, UNOG will soon launch tenders in the field of civil construction following the approval by the UN General Assembly of the Strategic Heritage Plan (SHP). The construction works required include the renovation of the UNOG headquarters as well as the construction of a new additional building. Works are due to start in 2017 and are expected to end by 2023. Detailed information on the project and on the procedures to submit an expression of interest can be found on the website of the United Nations Global Marketplace (

Other infrastructure projects are being finalised with a view to modernise the facilities of other international organisations such as ITU, ILO and WHO. The offices of the Permanent Mission of Italy in Geneva can be provide immediate assistance to Italian enterprises interested in these projects (, phone +41 22 9180810). The Mission also systematically updates information on business opportunities in Geneva through the well-established ExTender system (, an information system on business opportunities abroad, developed by the Farnesina, ICE – Italian Trade Agency, Assocameraestero (Italian Chambers of Commerce Abroad), Unioncamere (Union of  Chambers of Commerce) and Confindustria (Italian Employers Federation).

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