Workshop on how to avoid mis-procurement

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Our Correspondent

Bahawalpur

A one day training workshop held on how to avoid mis-procurement in public procurement under the auspices procurement Punjab Authority. Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob, Vice Chancellor, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur was the chief guest while Shahid Hussain, Managing Director, Punjab Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) delivered extensive lecture on Punjab Procurement Rule and Process.
The workshop at aimed to equip participants with an overview of the PPRA rules. It explored roles, key activities and methods used to drive value from the procurement process. The training course provided the delegate with an awareness and understanding of public sector procurement; providing an overview of such areas as the legislative environment, the processes, rules and documentation. This training will empower delegates to be better equipped to engage with public sector organizations.
The course focused upon the creation of efficient and effective tendering strategy; including the completion of pre-qualification questionnaires, invitation to tender documentation and evaluation methodologies under PPRA.