How to apply the best standards in digital buying for the public sector

Use the guide to buy digital and technology products and services in a fair, open and effective way. Learn from the experience of public sector professionals across the world.

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Learn how to:

  • choose the right technology
  • deliver value for money
  • work with suppliers
  • encourage innovation
  • meet international standards
  • ensure transparency

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Learn from the experience of buyers and procurement professionals across the world.

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How COVID-19 has accelerated procurement reform in Ecuador

National Public Procurement Service, Ecuador

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Emergency buying: Colombia’s digital approach to COVID-19

Colombia Compra Eficiente | Agencia Nacional de Contratación Pública

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Designing cities that work for women: the value of inclusive design

UN Women / Pulse Lab Jakarta

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