April 10 to 12 of this year, the working meetings with a representative of the
TAIEX expert mission to study the European experience in the sphere of
procurement were being held by the State Audit Service of Ukraine, in
particular regarding to the development and introduction of the automatic risk
indicators into the e-procurement system which would be able to detect and
prevent violations of the legislation during the procurement. This is not the
first visit of the Executive Director of the General Directorate for the
Supervision and Monitoring of Public Procurement at the Italian National
Anticorruption Authority, Filippo Romano to the SAS.
expert of TAIEX mission demonstrated some aspects of the European and Italian
regulatory systems for the procurements, the requirements for the statistical
monitoring of the public procurements by the European Commission and the
monitoring of the proper application of the relevant norms by the Republic of Italy to prevent corruption risks.
addition to representatives of the SAS, the specialists of the Ministry of
Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, the SE "Prozorro"
and the company "Data Path Analytics" (business intelligence of
statistics) participated in the event.
particular, the representatives of "Data Path Analytics" presented
the automatic risk indicators, which were developed together with the
specialists of the SAS and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of
Ukraine, and demonstrated the results of their work on previously conducted
procurements in order to assess their effectiveness and to define the possible
the specialists of the SE "Prozorro"
presented a model of the developed components of the SAS's cabinet in the
Philippo Romano noted that since the last meeting in September
2016, the SAS had made the significant progress towards the development of the
effective control over procurements in Ukraine, in particular by introducing
the monitoring of procurements as an effective form of the ex ante control and
the development of the automatic risk indicators that would be able to detect
duly and prevent violations of the procurement law.
of the event discussed the public procurement monitoring procedures, the
research techniques and the specific risk indicators application in the
different spheres of procurements.