13th Procurement, Integrity, Management and Openness Forum

PTF Procurement Adviser Lars Jeurling was invited to speak the 13th Procurement, Integrity, Management and Openness (PRIMO) Forum to be held in Ukraine from May 23 to May 25, 2017. The Forum will focus on “Curbing Corruption in Public Procurement.” By gathering high level government officials responsible for public procurement and anti-corruption from 24 countries from around Eastern Europe and the globe, as well as representatives from many multi-lateral institutions, the Forum will foster regional and cross regional cooperation on good governance in procurement. At the Forum, stakeholders will share lessons learned, key principles, and due diligence practices on identifying and curbing corruption in procurement.

Lars Jeurling will focus his presentation on PTF’s experience in enabling civil society organizations (CSOs) to monitor the procurement process and incentivize better governance practices, including an ongoing project on e-procurement in Ukraine.

Participants of the forum include representatives from: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, FYR Macedonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, KosovoKyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Uganda, as well as ADBIsDBEBRD, EU, SIGMA, EIBOECDWTOUNCITRAL, and The World Bank.