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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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PRGX Global and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply Announce New Release of CIPS Sustainability Index

Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Since September 2016, all CSI-rated suppliers have provided additional data to support newly- introduced theme reports.

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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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Global supply chains increasingly disrupted by both physical and ideological battles

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Q1 2017 has also seen an escalation in the ideological conflict between globalisation and economic nationalism, with the British Prime Minister, Theresa May’s, visit to the White House in January 2017 symbolic of the shift in emphasis from multilateral to bilateral trade...

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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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Commercial and contract management: NAO insights and emerging best practice

Date:

Tuesday 18 July 2017

Venue:

Webinar

Address:

Webinar

Fee:

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

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Buying services

Date:

Thursday 28 September 2017

Venue:

De Vere Devonport House

Address:

London

Fee:

Members - £450.00 per person
Non-members - £500.00 per person

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Be Prepared – EU Sustainability Legislation and its Impact

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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