Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Start: Aug 12, 2024
End: Aug 30, 2024
Venue: Lilongwe - Malawi
Format: Three weeks
Duration: 3 weeks
Statement of Need

After millennium of unchallenged success, businesses and governments around the world are entering a new era of unprecedented openness. The movement to hold corporate officers and politicians accountable is spurred by three powerful forces: economics, technology, and zeitgeist. The entire world is experiencing a deep recession. The internet, meanwhile, has revolutionized the speed and power of data analysis and dissemination. Financial institutions are being held responsible. In general, the business world has become increasingly more interconnected. To become a competitive organization in today’s global economy, the purchasing and supply management function must become world class. The supply management function is the key to unlocking the value within the organization. Organizations must optimize sourcing assets.

Who Attends

Officials responsible for purchasing and supply chain management activities in government, parastatal and private sector.

How participants will benefit

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
• Examine in- depth strategic, tactical and operational issues relating to management of supply chains;
• Apply state-of- the-art concepts, methods, techniques and tools that will help participants contribute towards competitiveness in organizations.


US$ 2300 to cover tuition and training materials only.