Melissa Reilly

Written 25 posts

Talking Supported Businesses with BASE

24th January 2022

The British Association for Supported Employment (BASE) tell us more about their recent meeting for Scotland members and plans for the coming months.

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Heat in Buildings Scotland – New National Scheme

19th January 2022

Registrations are open to attend the Digital Supplier Engagement Event for the ‘Heat in Buildings Scotland – New National Scheme’, taking place on 10 February 2022, 9am – 1.30pm.

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Enhancing our estate across Scotland and beyond

18th January 2022

Our Facilities Services Management Contract, awarded in 2021, will deliver a range of sustainability outcomes over its duration, across our estate in Scotland and beyond.

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International survey on Social Procurement

13th January 2022

Researchers in Scotland and Australia are currently undertaking a multi-university study on the impacts of social procurement.

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Secure your place at CivTech Demo Day 6 now!

11th January 2022

CivTech Scotland to tell us more about their upcoming ‘Demo Day’, with twelve tech companies set to showcase how digital can solve real-world challenges as part of Scotland’s public sector innovation programme.

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Annual report on procurement activity in Scotland 2019-2020 published

21st December 2021

Scottish Ministers have published the third annual report on procurement activity in Scotland, providing an overview of public procurement activity in Scotland in 2019-2020. 

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Talking “sustainable change” and supplying the public sector with Hey Girls

30th November 2021

We talk “sustainable change” with Hey Girls – an award-winning ‘buy one, donate one’ social enterprise, producing environmentally-friendly period products that fund the fight to end period poverty in the UK.

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What do you think of the public procurement system in Scotland?

29th November 2021

An online survey for third-sector organisations and new private businesses to tell us your views and experiences of Scottish Public Procurement.

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Re-let of National Framework for the Provision of Interpreting, Translation and Transcription Services

24th November 2021

The framework is now live for a period of 4 years until 11 November 2025. All three suppliers are SMEs and committed to paying the real Living Wage.

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Improving lives through Fair Work and fair pay

18th November 2021

To celebrate Living Wage Week 2021, we share a new case study video highlighting our commitment to Fair Work and fair pay – plus we speak to Scottish Government suppliers paying the real Living Wage.

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