EcoProcura 2018 — Conference Highlights, Interviews and Procura+ Winners

16 Oct 2018
EcoProcura 2018, the international conference on sustainable, strategic, circular and innovation public procurement, took place earlier this month in the Netherlands. We couldn’t attend unfortunately, but here are some of the highlights from the event we thought you might find of interest. Dr....

Conference: Digital Transformation of Public Procurement

20 Sep 2018
The European Commission is organising a conference to discuss the digital transformation of public procurement, which it says will “bring huge changes to the sector, but it also offers increased competitiveness of our economies. It will improve the efficiency of public services and make public...

Global Lead Cities Network on Sustainable Procurement

20 Sep 2018
An announcement was made recently at the Global Climate Action Summit: Solly Msimanga, Executive Mayor of Tshwane (South Africa) has been announced as the new chair of the Global Lead Cities Network on Sustainable Procurement (GLCN) – a group of 14 cities from around the globe committed to...

Scottish Government Criticised Over Public Sector Print Procurement Policy

14 Sep 2018
Trade body Print Scotland has hit out at the Scottish Government over its procurement policy claiming that it would leave public sector work “out of the reach of all but the biggest Scottish printers” – writes Insider.co.uk. A new Print and Associated Services (PAS) Framework Agreement...