This report was drafted by the Monitoring Group of Non-Governmental Organizations of the Ferizaj region, who have gained knowledge and practical skills through workshops for applying lessons on public procurement monitoring, organized by the CiviKos Platform within the USAID Transparent Municipality activity. , Effective and Accountable (USAID TEAM).
Participants in the series of workshops were: Arbenita Topalli – INPO Egzon Mustafa – CEDF Qendrim Hoxha – LDA Tringa Raka – Leaves Valentina Abazi – INPO
The aims of these workshops are: (I) activating local NGOs to monitor tenders at the municipal level; (Ii) training NGOs to analyze tender findings and detect potential misuses in public procurement with direct support from engaged facilitators; and (III) NGOs are able to prepare and publish reports on their findings when monitoring public procurement at the local level.
During the workshops the Monitoring Group has selected the monitoring of the procurement activity entitled “Construction of physical education hall in the village of Gaçkë – second phase” with procurement number 656-18-1767-5-2-1, with estimated contract value 100,000,000 €.
Findings from monitoring the implementation of this procurement activity reveal the need to strengthen the rule of law from the procurement planning phase to the signing of the contract, as well as increasing the accountability of public officials who are directly or indirectly involved. in initiating and implementing procurement.