Within the framework of its core activites, SIGMA regularly produces publications covering its areas of expertise


Principles of Public Administration

Principles of Public Administration
The Principles define requirements for a well-functioning public administration.

SIGMA Monitoring Reports

Monitoring Reports
The reports analyse performance against the Principles of Public Administration.


SIGMA Assessment Reports

Assessment Reports
Annual assessment reports undertaken by SIGMA up to 2014, reviewing progress made by EU candidate countries and potential candidates.

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Public Procurement Materials
The briefs give a concise overview of various public procurement topics.
The training manual provides more detailed guidance for practitioners and trainers.


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Strategy Toolkit
This Toolkit provides practical insights and advice, as well as tools for those involved in the development and implementation of public administration reform and sector strategies.

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SIGMA Papers
The papers focus on topical issues that SIGMA works on such as the control of expenditure within governments and the management of talent within a civil service.

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Key contributions during the coronavirus (COVID-19). Documents by theme.

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