Melissa Reilly

Written 55 posts

SME Day Podcast: Local authorities engaging more SMEs

27th June 2022

Are you a public sector organisation? Would you like to engage more SMEs in your supply chains? Listen to our latest podcast!

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Public procurement – taking account of climate and circular economy considerations: SPPN 3/2022

20th June 2022

We have published ‘Public procurement – taking account of climate and circular economy considerations: SPPN 3/2022’.

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New ‘Circular Procurement and Supply’ eLearning on the Sustainable Procurement Tools

16th June 2022

We have launched new Circular Procurement and Supply eLearning to support the transition to net zero. This eLearning was developed by Zero Waste Scotland, as one of the 11 partners within the Interreg programme, ProCirc project.

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Procurement, Climate and Public Sector Reporting at the SSN Conference

14th June 2022

We hosted a breakout session on ‘Procurement, Climate and Public Sector Reporting’ at this year’s annual Sustainable Scotland Network (SSN) Spring Conference.

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Construction Procurement Survey launched

7th June 2022

Our Construction Procurement Policy Unit have launched a survey to hear your views on what procurement reform means to you.

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Scottish winners at the UK National GO Awards

1st June 2022

Celebrating Scottish success at the UK National GO Awards which took place on 25 May 2022.

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Inform our approach to our third sector business support services contract

30th May 2022

Do you have an interest in business support services for the third sector and how they are delivered? Could your organisation support the delivery of this service? We’d like to hear your views.

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New ‘Vehicle emissions guidance’ on the Sustainable Procurement Tools

30th May 2022

Updated Vehicle emissions guidance is now live on the Sustainable Procurement Tools website.

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Award of ‘Technology Peripherals and Infrastructure’ framework

12th May 2022

This new agreement covers the previous framework scope of General Peripherals, Audio-Visual; Print; and Networking equipment and has been expanded to include Servers and Storage.

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Interviewees sought for international survey on social procurement

11th May 2022

The public procurement community in Scotland are being asked for their involvement in the international comparative study of ‘sustainable procurement’ being carried out by Glasgow Caledonian University and Swinburne University in Australia.

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