How to become a UN Women supplier

Suppliers interested in doing business with UN Women should:

All UN Women suppliers must abide by the UN supplier code of conduct, which sets forth the expectations of all suppliers with whom UN Women and, in general, all UN agencies do business.

UN Women also strongly encourages suppliers to subscribe to the Women’s Empowerment Principles.

Suppliers shall not be considered eligible if they are:

Common mistakes made by potential suppliers

  • Non-compliance with the requirements defined in solicitation documents
  • Late submission
  • Proposal sent to the incorrect physical or email address
  • In case of Request for Proposals (RFP), financial and technical proposals are not submitted separately, or technical proposal contains price information
  • Documents not properly signed in the relevant places as per the instructions of the solicitation documents
  • Insufficient documents provided
  • Documents provided are not in English (depending on the requirements)