22 January 2018 02:13 AM
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Election of new INGP authorities 2017-2019

XIII Annual INGP Conference, Chile 2017
Election of new INGP authorities 2017-2019
During the private session of the XIII Annual Conference of the INGP 2017 in Chile, Ms. Cecile Maragh, Director of Procurement in Jamaica was elected President of the INGP; and the representatives of Canada, Barbados, Guyana, Panama, Ecuador y Uruguay, as the Executive Committee for the next two years (2017-2019).

Responsibilities of the INGP President: 
  1. Represent the INGP in regional and international events. 
  2. Support the Technical Secretariat to manage resources and implement campaigns and activities to strengthen and enhance support from funding agencies that will enable long-term sustainability. 
  3. Lead the implementation of the activities detailed in the Annual Work Plan and any other activity required for the consolidation and development of the INGP.  
  4. When needed, request technical and administrative support from the Technical Secretariat for the proper operation of the INGP. 

Also, during the close session, the countries of the 5 sub-regions of the Americas elected their representatives for the INGP 
Executive Committee for the period 2017-2019:  
  • Area 1 - North America: Lorna Prosper, Director of Procurement, Canada. 
  • Area 2 - Caribbean: Janice Worrell, Chief of Procurement, Barbados; and Berkley Wickman, Procurement Chief, Guyana. 
  • Area 3 - Central America and Dominican Republic: Eduardo Corro, Chief of Procurement, Panama. 
  • Area 4 - Andean Community: Silvana Vallejo, Director of Procurement (SERCOP), Ecuador.  
  • Area 5 - MERCOSUR and Chile: Daniel García, General Coordinator, Uruguay.  

Responsibilities of the Executive Committee: 

  • Ensure compliance with the basic standards for the organization and operation of the INGP. 
  • Define the most appropriate actions for raising funds from national, bilateral or multilateral sources for the proper fulfillment of the objectives contained in the Annual Work Plan of activities of the INGP. 
  • Organize the technical side, the budget and logistics of the Annual Conference in alliance with the Technical Secretariat and the host country.  
  • Receive information, documentation, statements, recommendations and annexes that support the performance of the predecessors. Develop and approve the Annual Work Plan and present it to the other members of the INGP during the Annual Conference. 
  • Support and coordinate the execution of the approved Annual Work Plan. 
  • Establish specific working groups formed by the members of the INGP to discuss and make proposals on specific issues. • Coordinate with donor agencies and multilateral institutions in the implementation of projects and activities that support the objectives of the INGP.
  • Cooperate with the Presidency and the Technical Secretariat to develop the best strategies and actions to gain resources from the INGP member institutions.  
  • Support the Technical Secretariat to obtain resources for its financial sustainability and to perform activities coordinated by the INGP. 

The member countries selected the city of Washington DC to host the XIV Annual Conference of the INGP 2018.
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