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We welcome this guest post from Romy Hughes, director at Brightman. If you distil “strategy” down to its simplest form, it is about looking at the world around you and making plans to thrive within it. Most …
Socially responsible public procurement (SRPP) is about achieving positive social outcomes in public contracts. Procurement affects a large number of people, whether as users of public services, those involved in production and delivery, or staff of the buying organisation. Beyond …
As green public procurement will play a key role in the EU’s efforts to become a more resource-efficient economy, an EU-funded initiative has introduced a search engine and a repository to gather data, share information, and match the needs of …
Federal and central governments across the globe have shifted spending priorities to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, with notable declines in IT spending worldwide, according to a new report. The report notes the COVID-19 pandemic has forced changes for every sector …
In its previous public procurement guidance, the UK Cabinet Office told public authorities to keep paying “at risk” contractors if projects had been stopped by the coronavirus lockdown, to keep cash flowing in the supply chain. It now concedes that public authorities …
After more than a decade on the buying side of the government/industry equation, I was fairly confident that I understood the costs associated with selling a product or service to the government. After all, I had evaluated thousands of proposals …
A hunt for an Indian saree on the streets of Delhi, economics and government procurement intersect to give us the insight we need to improve government procurement  …
In partnership with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Office of the Inspector General of Colombia (Procuraduría General de Colombia), the World Economic Forum has led a multi-stakeholder team to investigate, design and trial the use of blockchain technology …
With suppliers across a variety of industries claiming and creating profiles on GovShop, we wanted to highlight some of the best profiles. Each of these suppliers has added valuable data about their products, services, past experience working across government and …
Two procurement experts, Spend Matters founder Jason Busch and COO/GM ConnXus Daryl Hammett, have pooled their knowledge and experience, of how organisations from all sectors spend their money, to create a new paper that explains how we can …