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: 96)

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
Procurement Open Data Guidelines
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2013-10-21   Download (external site)+ Read summary
The Sunlight Foundation has created this set of guidelines to help shape how governments release data on their procurement process.
New York State Procurement Guidelines
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2013-06-05   Download+ Read summary
The New York State Procurement Guidelines (2009) are designed to assist state agencies in making procurements efficiently and effectively by providing agency program and fiscal staff with a source of basic, systematic guidance about state procurement policies and practices.
Guidebook to Public Procurement
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2013-05-01   Download (external site)+ Read summary
The guidebook has been created by integrating Florida Statutes and Rules that govern public procurement with best practices in the industry. The result is an approach to public procurement that encompasses a seven-stage process that progresses from procurement needs assessment to contract management.
Helpful Information About Louisiana Emergency Procurement
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-10-31   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This document contains procedural and other practical information on emergency procurement in Louisiana.
Emergency Preparedness for State Procurement Officials
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-10-31   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This whitepaper from the National Association of State Procurement Officials covers the essential elements in State Procurement Office emergency preparedness: planning and exercising, response, and recovery.
DRC Operations Handbook Chapter 16 - Procurement
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-10-03   Download (external site)+ Read summary
A reference document for both Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Field Operations and DRC Headquarters staff. It describes the principles, policies and general procedures of DRC for the procurement of humanitarian supplies and services.
Guide to procurement for projects financed by the EIB
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-05-17   Download (external site)+ Read summary
The purpose of this Guide to Procurement is to inform the promoters of a project whose contracts are financed in whole or in part by the European Investment Bank (EIB) - or are financed under loans guaranteed by the EIB - of the arrangements to be made for procuring works, goods and services required for the project.
Guide to Green Procurement for Lewisham staff, contractors and suppliers
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-03-28   Download (external site)+ Read summary
The Guide to Green Procurement from the London Borough of Lewisham has been developed from the Environmentally Responsible Procurement Strategy for the use of council officers when making procurement decisions regarding products or services.
Humanitarian Supply Management and Logistics in the Health Sector
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-03-09   Download (external site)+ Read summary
This handbook from PAHO/WHO is intended as a guide to certain basic aspects of emergency supply logistics and as reference material for all those involved in the management of humanitarian supplies. It describes a series of procedures for the correct handling of supplies at each of the stages of the logistics chain.
UN Procurement Practitioner's Handbook
Procurement instructions and manuals
Uploaded: 2012-03-07   Download+ Read summary
Procurement in the UN system is governed by the established regulations and rules of each UN organization. While such regulations and rules may differ in matters of detail, all organizations are guided by the Common Guidelines for Procurement. These Common Guidelines cover procurement stages from sourcing activities that precede a requisition to the execution of a procurement contract.
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