Centre of Excellence
in Procurement

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A training and analytical center designed to enhance professionalism in procurement, assisting government agencies and businesses in the transition to an effective model where procurement is part of a value added strategy or social service. Center provides training for procurement managers (250+ graduates) and conducts analytical research in the procurement area.

Center of Excellence in Procurement in figures

  • 10+ amendments to the public procurement legislation based on the Center’s research
  • 4000 procurement managers trained by the Center’s graduates of the Trainer of Trainers in procurement program 
  • 2+ Central Purchasing Organizations were established based on the Center’s recommendations 
  • 2.5 million USD saved through a change in the procurement process as part of the Center’s graduate project.

The Center of Excellence in Procurement was established by the Kyiv School of Economics as part of the USAID project “Transparency and Accountability in Public Administration and Services/TAPAS”, in collaboration with the EU project “Harmonisation of public procurement system of Ukraine with EU standards”.