Africa: USTDA, AfDB expand procurement partnerships in Africa

03 July 2018: The African Development Bank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) to partner under USTDA’s Global Procurement Initiative: Understanding Best Value.  The initiative was launched in 2013 to help public procurement officials establish policies and practices that integrate life-cycle cost analyses and best-value determination fairly and transparently.