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Social Value

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. It […]

Chris White at eWorld – Social Value Drives Cultural Change

At the eWorld event last week, the first keynote was given by Chris White. He was a Conservative MP and at one point “Social Value […]

Record Numbers at eWorld, and “NaïveGate” Controversy Stuns Delegates

The latest edition of eWorld yesterday at the QEII centre in Westminster was very successful and lived up to the view that, in our time […]

Promoting Employment of Disabled Workers Through Procurement Actions – Any Examples?

“Social Value” has become a big issue for public procurement over recent years – and indeed, the concept of “procurement with purpose” that we and […]

Minister Announces New Measures for Government Procurement

An article in the Times last week from Oliver Dowden, who is the Minister for Implementation at the Cabinet Office, was the first we’ve heard […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum is dedicated to public sector procurement and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for improving public procurement and the public sector […]

Social Value in Manchester – Recycling Helps Offenders and Taxpayers

We wrote on the Public Spend Forum website a couple of weeks back about an interesting but occasionally naïve report from Scape, the Housing Association […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights from Last Week

Public Spend Forum Europe is dedicated to European public sector procurement, and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for public procurement and the public […]

Crown Commercial Services – Getting Serious About Social Value

The Procurement Policy team headed by Sam Rowbury is the ultimate UK lead on policy matters, from negotiations in Brussels through to issuing guidance to […]

A Public Procurement Parable – The Two Butchers (Part 3)

Part 3 (Part 1 is here; Part 2 is here) ... 18 months passed and in Farnberley, the mutterings had grown louder and louder, from […]

A Public Procurement Parable – The Two Butchers (Part 2)

Part 2 (Part 1 is here) The Wilson’s started putting their “supermarket defence” plans into action. One idea on the list was looking to grow […]