On May 17th 2013, Oshani Perera will deliver the fifth and final lecture in part II of the SID NL 2012-2013 lecture series ‘The Private Sector in Development: Towards a Sustainable Future’.

The lecture, ‘The Power of the Public Purse – Public Procurement for Sustainability’ takes place at the VU University in Amsterdam, from 17:00-19:00. Oshani Perera, Programme Leader at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) will discuss how public procurement can be used as an effective instrument to promote sustainable development.