Partial scholarships for online course
PUBLIC OFFICIALS, civil society representatives, students and other members of the public may now sign up for the online course Sustainable Public Procurement, which will be held from September 12 to November 3.
The Organisation of American States is offering 25 scholarships which will cover 88 per cent of the tuition, and selected participants will pay a reduced fee of US$49 to formalise their participation in the course.
The online application form, which has a deadline of Friday, August 25, may be accessed at http://preinscripcion.aulacapacitacion.com.ar/index.php/SPP2017. The objective of this course is to highlight the importance of sustainability as criteria in public procurement. (BGIS)