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Procurement of Health Supplies by Borrowers

June 20, 2013

Washington DC

World Bank and the United National Population Fund (UNFPA) simplified procurement procedures

Event Details

**Watch video recording**

Speakers:

Campbell Bright , Head of Procurement, UNFPA

Maria Vannari, Team lead for UN forms of agreement (OPCS)

Ivonna Kratynski, Financial advisor on UN forms of agreement  (CTRLD)

Description

The World Bank has released a new standard form of agreement for the use by the borrowing countries when United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) provides reproductive health supplies under the projects financed by the World Bank.  The new standard form reflects the introduction of UNPFA electronic ordering system that simplifies the planning and ordering steps and streamlines the invoicing, billing and financial reporting requirements. During the event the Head of Procurement in UNFPA, Campbell Bright will explain how the new system works.