Book News: November 3rd, 2004

This programme is now available to view on, the online television channel for public service modernisation. Procurement modernisation is one of the major recommendations of the Gershon Efficiency Review. In order to meet the savings the review demands, public bodies must consider a broad array of options – from adopting stringent internal procurement strategies and processes to rationalising suppliers, increasing volumes and discounts, to using new sources of supply such as eMarkets. The programme includes discussion panels and case studies, which feature the insight and experience of hands on professionals, policy leaders, advisors and private sector suppliers.GovTV ( is a dedicated web-cast television channel for senior executives across all public sector organisations and is available free to an unlimited audience at anytime, at any location via the internet.

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