PUBLIC PROCUREMENT SYSTEM (PPS) CAPACITY BUILDING TASK FORCE LAUNCHED

The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) launched a PPS Capacity Building Task Force on December 2, 2020, aimed at ensuring that the appropriate mechanisms, which will facilitate valued and sustainable procurement results and professionalization of the public procurement function, exist within the local public procurement sector. The intended outcomes of this…

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Legislation Reform Activities of the Commission.

The Commission conducts reviews of existing legislation to ensure that public procurement is always conducted in a fair, transparent and non-discriminatory manner. In 2018, the Commission conducted research on procurement legislation of other jurisdictions, including Trinidad, India, etc. and made recommendations to the Consultant contracted by the Ministry of Finance…

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Public Procurement Commission hosts “Understanding Public Procurement Reform” Workshop

On Tuesday 24th October, 2017 the Public Procurement Commission hosted its first workshop on public procurement at the Regency Suites/Hotel in Georgetown. The facilitator of the workshop was   Mrs. Cecile Maragh, ‎Senior Director, Procurement & Asset Policy – ‎Ministry of Finance & Planning, Government of Jamaica.  Mrs. Maragh has direct…

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