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Public Procurement for Innovation

Good Practices and Strategies

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Published on June 02, 2017

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Public procurement offers an enormous potential market for innovative products and services. Used strategically, it can help governments boost innovation at both the national and local level and ultimately improve productivity and inclusiveness. Based on good practices in OECD and partner countries, this report analyses the state of play of procurement for innovation and provides a flexible framework focusing on 9 areas to promote it.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword and acknowledgments
Executive summary
Public procurement for innovation: An overview
The state of play in strategic procurement for innovation
OECD Framework to Promote the Strategic Use of Public Procurement for Innovation
A template for drafting a strategic action plan for capacity building in public procurement
OECD Survey on Strategic Procurement for innovation 2015
Factsheets from the country responses to the OECD Survey on Strategic Procurement for innovation 201534 chapters available
Austria
Belgium
Canada
Chile
Colombia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Korea
Lithuania
Malta
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Russian Federation
Serbia
Slovak Republic
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
United Kingdom
United States
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The report presents insights from the OECD Survey on Strategic Innovation Procurement, covering 35 countries, and takes stock of the strategic use of procurement for innovation in OECD Member countries and non-Member economies. 

It was first presented at the OECD Forum on Procurement for Innovation by the OECD Secretary-General (Read his speech).

Key Findings

 

Key areas for action

OECD has developed a framework to support countries in their use of public procurement for innovation:

 

OECD WORK ON PROCUREMENT AND INNOVATION