22 April 2020 – Established new mechanisms for faster state procurement

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Emergency government
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Argentine Government established a new procedure to avoid purchasing goods through public tenders during the COVID-19 pandemic, called “Emergency Direct Hire”.
Full details here: https://www.argentina.gob.ar/coronavirus/medidas-gobierno