Key Resources

 

The Key Resources provides a wealth of information relevant to procurement capacity development. The resources are categorised by focus area and, where applicable, regions and countries. All documents and links are further grouped by document category e.g. methodologies and toolkits, newsletters, etc. Read about document categories here.

 

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Documents and links by category (total: 196)

Methodologies and Toolkits 129 documents/links
Laws and Regulations 118 documents/links
Procurement Instructions and Manuals 96 documents/links
Assessments and Studies 301 documents/links
Policy and Strategy Documents 196 documents/links
Articles and Literature 299 documents/links
Relevant Websites 289 documents/links
PCDC Newsletters28 documents/links
The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 – advice for commissioners and procurers
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2013-01-08   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This procurement policy note provides information on the Public Services (Social Value) Act of 2012. The Act places a requirement on commissioners to consider the economic, environmental and social benefits of their approaches to procurement before the process starts.
Risk Management Policy
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-10-01   Download (external site)+ Read summary
The Scottish Information Commissioner’s risk management policy and approach.
Sustainable Public Procurement in the Sao Paulo State Government
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-10-01   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This policy brief assesses the institutional, legal, administrative, and procedural characteristics of Sao Paulo’s Sustainable Public Procurement principles.
How the state and private sector can partner to boost support to SMEs: Lessons from Chile & Malaysia
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-08-22   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This report looks at how state and private sector can partner to: Provide incubation services; improve access to finance; and promote innovation by attracting foreign entrepreneurs. It also considers e-procurement as an alternative to set-asides, when it comes to boosting state procurement from SMEs.
Public Private Partnerships Reference Guide (Version 1.0)
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-06-06   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This document from the World Bank guides government officials through the body of knowledge on PPP. It introduces key topics, sets out options, and directs readers to examples, and key references where they can find out more.
GAVI's Supply and Procurement Strategy for Hib and HepB containing vaccines
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-06-06   Download+ Read summary
This paper provides the recommendations and analysis of the GAVI supply strategy task team (Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation) for a supply and procurement strategy for Hib and HepB containing vaccines.
GAVI's Procurement Principles
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-06-06   Download+ Read summary
This document contains the procurement principles for the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI Alliance).
Convención de las Naciones Unidas Contra la Corrupción
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-04-03   Download+ Read summary
La Convención introduce un conjunto cabal de normas, medidas y reglamentos que pueden aplicar todos los países para reforzar sus regímenes jurídicos y reglamentarios destinados a la lucha contra la corrupción.
ClientEarth Briefing No.8: Specific Conditions
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-03-26   Download (external site)+ Read summary
ClientEarth’s briefing series, Identifying Opportunities for Sustainable Public Procurement, aims to consolidate, clarify, and expand opportunities to use public procurement to contribute to sustainable development objectives.
ClientEarth Briefing No.7: Award Criteria
Policy and strategy documents
Uploaded: 2012-03-26   Download (external site)+ Read summary
ClientEarth’s briefing series, Identifying Opportunities for Sustainable Public Procurement, aims to consolidate, clarify, and expand opportunities to use public procurement to contribute to sustainable development objectives.
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