September 2009

Public Sector Remix Proposes Open Data, Open Standards, Open Source

Posted on: September 30, 2009 - 18:09 By: donchristie

The public sector in New Zealand is looking at how public agencies around the world have adapted their procurement policies to get better value for the taxpayer. Many countries share the New Zealand Government’s priorities: improve public services, lift productivity, and manage costs.

To help achieve this, the Government’s procurement reform programme aims to deliver cost savings, build procurement capability and capacity, enhance New Zealand business participation in government procurement, and improve procurement governance.