Upcoming Seminars:
September 8-19, 2014

This course is designed to introduce participants to the strategies, approaches and tools for developing effective country procurement systems. It is increasingly recognized that using a country's own institutions and systems, including procurement, strengthens the country's sustainable capacity to define, execute and account for its policies to its citizens.

Key Topics:
  • Overview of Public Procurement Reform and Country Procurement Systems
  • Legislative and Regulatory Framework
  • Institutional, Operational and Organizational Resources
  • Professional Procurement Workforce
  • Introducing New Procurement Policies and Practicies
Location: Washington, DC
Tuition: $3995
Duration: 10 Business Days
September 8-26, 2014

The International Public Procurement program covers the institutional, legal, financial and procedural issues involved in the procurement of goods and services by public entities and discusses reform programs to improve transparency, efficiency and accountability. It provides participants with a detailed analysis of the project-procurement cycle and includes a full presentation of the procurement policies of international financial institutions (IFI) such as the World Bank, as well as a comprehensive coverage of the open tender system.

Key Topics:
  • Public Procurement Reforms
  • National Procurement Laws and Institutions
  • International Procurement
  • Procurement Planning
  • Selection of Consultants
  • International Competitive Bidding (ICB)
  • Other Methods of Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Performance Based Contracting
Location: Washington, DC
Tuition: $5950
Duration: 15 Business Days
The International Law Institute was founded in 1955 as part of Georgetown University. Since 1983, ILI has been an independent, non-profit training institution.

ILI offers training to assist government officials, practitioners and the private sector in finding solutions to the legal and economic challenges faced by developing nations and emerging economies.

ILI participants are exposed to best practices in good governance, management, and transparency standards that will give them the tools to improve the performance of government agencies, promote public accountability in government and achieve economic growth. More than 29,000 participants, from over 185 countries, have been trained by ILI and its global affiliates.

Complete 2014 Seminar Schedule

International Law Institute
Fostering Prosperity Through the Rule of Law
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