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The composition of the public sector varies by country, but in most countries the public sector includes such services as the military, police, public transit and care of public roads, public education, along with healthcare and those working for the government itself, such as elected officials.

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New guidance published for public procurement practitioners on human rights in the supply chain

Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The guide sees a collaboration between CIPS and partners London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC), the Business, Human Rights and the Environment Research Group at the University of Greenwich (BHRE) and Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges (APUC)....

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CIPS Membership Review 2017

Date: Friday, February 17, 2017

The survey itself has been developed with the help of volunteer members to ensure that CIPS asks the right questions and better understands what matters to its key stakeholders.

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2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high

Date: Monday, February 13, 2017

Global supply chain risk grew to a record high at the end of 2016.

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Manufacturing makes strong start to 2017 despite survey record increase in input costs

Date: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The latest expansion of manufacturing production was underpinned by a solid increase in new order intakes.

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New knowledge partnership with YPO, specialists in public sector procurement, offers targeted resources on social value to...

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The papers available include a summary, ‘What is Social Value?’ 

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Commercial and contract management: NAO insights and emerging best practice

Date:

Tuesday 18 July 2017

Venue:

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Passion for procurement - Managing the talent in your procurement team

Date:

Thursday 01 June 2017

Venue:

Wills Memorial Building...

Address:

Bristol

Fee:

Members - £20.00 per person
Non-members - £40.00 per person

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Sourcing essentials and effective negotiation for 2017 and beyond

Date:

Thursday 25 May 2017

Venue:

Crowne Plaza Bucharest

Address:

Bucharest

Fee:

Members - £0.00 per person
Non-members - £0.00 per person

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Three Nations Introduction to Congress Members

Date:

Wednesday 31 May 2017

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Buying services

Date:

Thursday 28 September 2017

Venue:

De Vere Devonport House

Address:

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Members - £450.00 per person
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Sustainability remains a hot topic within the European Union (EU). In terms of media coverage it has arguably only been superseded by the ‘credit crunch’ and subsequent turmoil in the...

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