Development and Implementation of the Electronic Government Procurement (E-GP) System

In an effort to reduce corruption, improve transparency and efficiency, and minimize potential collusion among suppliers and bidders, the Government, through the National Treasury, embarked on developing the electronic government procurement systems, also known as e-GP systems. Accordingly, Electronic Government Procurement (e-GP) is the use of information technology (especially the Internet) by governments in procuring…

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation Reforms in financial management systems and processes in public primary and secondary school are becoming critical in response to increasing demands for greater transparency and accountability in the management of how they utilize public finances.Poor budgeting has made it difficult for head teachers to…

Strengthening Information Security for PFM ICT Systems

Strengthening Information Security for PFM ICT Systems In the Information Age, technology shapes every aspect of modern life, revolutionizing how institutions, societies, and nations operate. While the benefits are evident, the challenges, especially in terms of security and privacy, are equally pronounced. Public Financial Management (PFM) ICT systems, the foundation of financial governance, face a…

KISM Embarks on Professionalization of Public Procurement Officers in Public Sector

KISM Embarks on Professionalization of Public Procurement Officers in Public Sector The Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM) in collaboration with the National Treasury & Economic Planning and Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) commissioned a survey to establish and document the capacity of supply chain practitioners in the public sector. The survey was aimed at…