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Each of the parties (organizations or other participants) referenced in a release must be included in the parties section.
The organization which receives the funds from a transaction.
Initial stage of the contracting process including budgeting
The means by which a person or entity acquires goods, services and works.
A cyclical process of key steps that need taken when procuring goods or services.
One of various possible mechanisms that a procuring agency can use to procure goods, services or works, depending on international and local regulation, number of possible suppliers, nature of what is to be procured, type of agency, etc.
A party in a public contract that acquires goods, services or public works to a contractor.
The entity managing the procurement. This may be different from the buyer who pays for, or uses, the items being procured.