UNPCDC Shares 2011 Annual Report and other News

One of the APPI’s development partners, the Procurement Capacity Development Centre (PCDC) of the UNDP’s Capacity Development Group, shares with us its Annual Report for 2011 and other important news.  Repeated below is a note from the PCDC containing hyperlinks to the various documents and relevant webpages.

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APPI e-Newsletter Now Online

The first issue of the APPI e-Newsletter is now online.  Please click on this link to go directly to the e-Newsletter.

The APPI (Asia Pacific Procurement Partnership Initiative) is a regional technical assistance (RETA) project that establishes ADB’s policy and approach for supporting its member countries in public procurement capacity improvement.  […]

Global standard for procurement qualification near

[News item courtesy of The International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM) Newsletter] October 2011 | Charles Holden The introduction of a global standard for procurement qualifications moved a step closer last month with a leading procurement association undertaking a trial to assess whether its qualifications “make the grade” for the new IFPSM-administered benchmark.

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