Publications & Documents

  • 7-October-2019


    Public Procurement in Germany - Strategic Dimensions for Well-being and Growth

    As the largest economy in Europe, Germany has a massive public procurement market, accounting for around 15% of GDP (EUR 500 billion) per year and affecting many areas of the economy and society. This review analyses public procurement's impact on the well-being of Germany's citizens by focusing on six areas: economic impact and beyond, the legal and governance framework, centralisation, e-procurement, strategic procurement and human capital. In addition, it analyses procurement at subnational level, since almost 80% of procurement in Germany is conducted by Länder and local governments.
  • 30-septembre-2019


    Budgétisation et dépenses publiques dans les pays de l'OCDE en 2019

    Ce document propose un panorama complet des pratiques et développements récents dans la domaine de la gouvernance budgétaire, couvrant les systèmes juridiques et institutionnels, leur mise en œuvre et leur performance dans les pays de l’OCDE. Les sujets traités couvrent notamment le développement de la planification budgétaire de moyen-terme, mais aussi l’utilisation et l’analyse accrue des « données » comme moyen d’évaluer l’impact des politiques publiques dans des domaines aussi variés que l’égalité hommes-femmes ou la protection de l’environnement. Enfin, ce rapport met en lumière les efforts continus des pays de l’OCDE pour renforcer la gouvernance entourant la formulation de la politique budgétaire, grâce á divers moyens : transparence, gestion systématique des risques, clarté sur la politique d’investissement public, surveillance parlementaire accrue ou mécanismes de participation citoyenne.
    Also AvailableEgalement disponible(s)
  • 23-août-2019


    Le gouvernement ouvert en Tunisie : La Marsa, Sayada et Sfax

    Ce rapport analyse les cadres légal et institutionnel, les politiques publiques et les pratiques du gouvernement ouvert en Tunisie au niveau local. Il se base sur trois communes pilotes – La Marsa, Sayada et Sfax. Il propose des recommandations pour aider le gouvernement central à créer un environnement propice au gouvernement ouvert au niveau local. Il soutient également les efforts de ces municipalités et ceux de la société civile qui visent à établir de nouveaux mécanismes de participation, transparence et redevabilité.
    Also AvailableEgalement disponible(s)
  • 2-August-2019


    Good Governance in Egypt – Legislative Drafting Manual for Better Policy

    This report looks at the role of legislative drafting manuals in enhancing legislative and regulatory quality. It presents experiences and good practices from both OECD and MENA countries in the preparation and application of these manuals. In particular, the report discusses the preparation of Egypt’s legislative drafting guide, which is among the first of its kind in the region. The report maps out the process of legislative drafting in Egypt, identifies existing challenges in the current legislative and regulatory framework, and explores how the Egyptian Legislative Drafting Guide could help overcome these challenges. The report concludes with tailored policy recommendations to help maximise the potential of the Egyptian Legislative Drafting Guide as a tool for obtaining better outcomes from legislation.
  • 30-July-2019


    Risk Governance Scan of Kazakhstan

    This report presents the governance framework in Kazakhstan for managing disaster risks. A wide range of disaster risks are present throughout the national territory, primarily floods, landslides, avalanches, but also extreme cold and heatwaves. The report reviews how the central government sets up a national strategy to manage these disaster risks, and how a national risk governance framework is formulated and executed. It examines the role of the private sector and other non-governmental actors in contributing to resilience at a national and subnational level. 
  • 26-July-2019


    Digital Government Review of Panama - Enhancing the Digital Transformation of the Public Sector

    This review explores how Panama can enhance and harness digital government to achieve broader strategic goals at both national and local levels. It looks at institutional governance, legislation, and inter-departmental co-ordination, including institutional capacities and skills for delivering quality public services. It identifies opportunities for making public service delivery more efficient and inclusive, as well as for expanding the strategic use of data. The review provides policy recommendations to help Panama enable and sustain the digital transformation of the public sector.
  • 16-July-2019


    Governance as an SDG Accelerator - Country Experiences and Tools

    Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a formidable governance challenge for countries at all levels of development. It requires governments to co-ordinate, consult and work across policy areas – as well as with the businesses sector and civil society – in an unprecedented way. This report provides evidence from OECD countries and partner economies on how public governance practices can be strengthened to help implement the SDGs. It looks at whole-of-government co-ordination, policy coherence and integrity, stakeholder engagement and open government, and the strategic use of budgeting, procurement and regulatory tools. It discusses robust monitoring and evaluation systems for ensuring that public policies and resource allocations for SDG implementation result in meaningful outcomes. It also explores how governance frameworks to support equal access to justice and gender equality can help catalyse implementation across the entire 2030 Agenda.
  • 15-July-2019


    Alternatives to Regulation

    This page provides background information on the use of alternatives to traditional command and control regulations.

    Related Documents
  • 12-July-2019


    Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development 2019 - Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality

    SDG target 17.14 calls on all countries to 'enhance policy coherence for sustainable development' as a key means of implementation. According to countries’ Voluntary National Reviews, this presents a major challenge. It requires meaningful collaboration and co-ordinated action across both policy sectors and different levels of government. It also requires balancing short-term priorities with long-term sustainability objectives and taking into account the impact of domestic policies on global well-being outcomes.The 2019 edition of Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development looks at countries’ efforts to meet this challenge and identifies opportunities for accelerating progress. The third in a series, it shows how integrated and coherent policies, supported by strong institutional and governance mechanisms, can contribute to empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality.
  • 10-July-2019


    Events on Measuring Regulatory Performance

    Annual OECD expert conferences related to measuring regulatory performance, inter alia, best practices on measuring compliance costs, developing a measurement framework for regulatory performance, use of perception surveys, indicators of Regulatory Management Systems.

    Related Documents
  • 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 > >>