The State of Data in Open Contracting – Development Gateway – Data and digital solutions for international development.
This past year has highlighted the global importance of public procurement. We witnessed the vulnerabilities involved as governments raced to procure PPE, ventilators, and other necessary resources at the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, and now procurement of vaccines. So where does open contracting (OC) currently stand? Read more from DG's Taryn Davis below!
Building on DG’s open contracting work and reinforced by the global pandemic, we took stock. So where does open contracting data currently stand? Frankly, it is promising, but we still have a way to go.