A variety of useful tools and reports have been released lately to assist countries in understanding where their policies fit on the spectrum of best practices. Some of these such “benchmarking” tools can be found below:
InfraCompass is a new online tool to guide governments across the globe on creating the best conditions for infrastructure delivery.
It reviews country performance in the six drivers of infrastructure delivery: Governance and Institutions, Regulatory and Competition Frameworks, Permits, Licences and Land Acquisitions, Planning and Selection, Procurement, as well as Delivery and Operations. Read more
Benchmarking PPP Procurement, 2017
Many economies are yet to adopt broadly recognized good practices to prepare, procure, and manage Public-Private Partnerships (PPP). This report flags potential improvements that can help governments fill the gap in an effort to provide better PPP procurement and enable better infrastructure service delivery to all. Read more
Allocating Risk in Public-Private Partnership Contracts
The Global Infrastructure Hub (GI Hub), based in Sydney, Australia, is an organisation established by the G20 group of nations to foster innovative approaches to global infrastructure development. One of the GI Hub’s key mandates is to promote ‘leading practices’ for quality infrastructure investments, including the preparation and dissemination of guidance materials in respect of project identification, preparation and procurement. Read more (English)
This tool is also available in Spanish (Asignación de riesgo en contratos de Asociación Público-Privada) and Chinese (政府和社会资本合作合同风险分配).