16 Apr 2019

Apache Corporation and Marathon Oil Corporation Join Public-Private Partnership to Conserve Grasslands, Rivers and Wildlife in the Trans-Pecos Region

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced that Apache Corporation and Marathon Oil Corporation have joined a coalition of industry partners in making a multi-year commitment to support the Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative, a partnership between NFWF and oil and gas companies committed to investing in conservation of

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12 Apr 2019

Corvias Higher Education Expert Speaks About Keys to Successful Public-Private Partnerships

Corvias, a national leader in developing, financing, and managing infrastructure assets for their higher education partners, today announced that Corvias strategist Shawn Kerachsky will be speaking at the 2019 National Conference on Trusteeship, the flagship annual event for the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB). Corvias strategist

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12 Apr 2019

The P3 Water Summit: Overcoming Water Challenges Through Public-Private Partnerships

P3C Media is excited to announce the 2019 program for the P3 Water Summit. The agenda will include over 30 P3 training sessions, roundtables, case studies, workshops, and more. The year’s Summit has been designed to help public utilities and water managers plan and procure successful P3 initiatives, understand technical

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12 Apr 2019

Sindh to form autonomous IT Board with public-private partnership

Sindh IT Advisory Committee on Thursday moves to form an autonomous IT Board with public-private partnership to move towards e-governance, while also discussing IT policy and IT university proposals. Sindh IT Minister Nawab Taimur Talpur chaired a high level meeting in this regard, where he admitted that the province lagged

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11 Apr 2019

‘Benazir introduced concept of public-private partnership,’ says Bilawal at Thar power plant inauguration

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday said that he is proud to inaugurate a project that his mother Benazir Bhutto had laid foundation for. Speaking to a ceremony after inaugurating the Thar coal power plant, the PPP chairman said that it was his mother who had

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11 Apr 2019

Nantucket Community Farm Institute An Inspiring Model for Public Private Partnership

Nantucket is one of the most expensive zip codes in the country. It’s also highly protected— roughly forty percent of the island’s acreage is in permanent conservation restrictions. But, according to Dan Southie, a new farmer on the island, “nobody can buy land to farm on Nantucket.” He grows at

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10 Apr 2019

Brian Calley: Michigan’s public-private partnership with the Special Olympics means everyone wins

In my first term as lieutenant governor, I led the bipartisan and bicameral Mental Health and Wellness Commission. We took a comprehensive and expansive look at several aspects of life and society for those living with neurological differences, including mental illnesses, developmental disabilities or substance use disorders. This work focused

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10 Apr 2019

‘Govt decides to revive PSM through public-private partnership’

The government has decided to revive the loss-making Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) under the public-private partnership (PPP) mode, which would cost up to $800 million, a senior official said on Tuesday. “We do not have money to revive or upgrade the steel mills to raise its production level to 3

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10 Apr 2019

‘Effectiveness of Public, Private Partnership policy politicised’ – Study

A study on the effectiveness of Ghana’s Public, Private Partnership policy has concluded that the policy has been politicised. An affiliation to a politician or district chief executive in the choice of the private partner has been documented to be key considerations. Additionally, there is a lack of transparency in

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09 Apr 2019

11 federal agencies help start Cybersecurity Talent Initiative

A public-private partnership including 11 federal agencies on Tuesday launched the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative to improve the workforce pipeline to hundreds of thousands of cyber-related vacancies. Between September 2017 and August 2018, the public and private sectors saw more than 313,000 cybersecurity job openings between them, according to CyberSeek. Through

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