USAID has awarded an IDIQ contract to Tetra Tech ARD (ARD, Inc.); DAI Global, LLC; Abt Associates, Inc.; and Chemonics International, Inc., to provide services for the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) 7. The goal of FEWS NET 7 is to sustainably prevent food insecurity and famine. FEWS NET 7 is structured around four main pillars of activities:
- Emergency Food Insecurity Analysis
- Pillar 2: Management of a FEWS NET Learning and Data Hub (restricted to Small Business set-aside)
- Pillar 3: Analysis of the Dynamics of Food, Nutrition and Livelihood Security
- Pillar 4: Technology and Innovation
This IDIQ contract is for the implementation of Pillars 1, 3, and 4 (“Unrestricted” IDIQ). The place of performance is worldwide. The shared ceiling amount is $900M.