The CDB Secretariat has been conducting a 2-day awareness program on procurement norms for Dzongkhag Engineers, Gups, GAOs and Gewog Accountants for all the Dzongkhags. The main objective of the program is to sensitize the participants on Procurement Rules and Regulation 2009,Standard Bidding Document (Works), New Point Based System, CDB Rules and Regulation and E-tool and update them on the amendments in the procurement system.
The program started on 18th March 2014 from Samdrup Jongkhar. Two to three dzongkhags are grouped in a region. Till now the Secretariat has conducted the program for 15 Dzongkhags in 6 different groups and total of 521 participants has attended the program. The resource persons are from Construction Development Board,MoWHS and Public Procurement and Policy Division, MoF.
The program for Thimphu, Paro, Haa, Chukha and Samtse Dzongkhags will be conducted at BCCI conference hall in Thimphu on 10th and 11th April 2014. Participants who could not attend the workshop in their regions are participating in the program in Thimphu. More than 100 participants are expected to attend the program in Thimphu.