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Charities are still getting a raw deal on contracts - Wednesday 15 March 2006

There needs to be "sustained pressure" to treat third-sector organisations bidding for public service contracts in the same way as private-sector bidders, Sir Peter Gershon said last week.

Delivering the annual Social Enterprise Institute lecture, Gershon, who conducted the Government's review of public sector efficiency, said he was shocked to discover the disparities between contracts for voluntary organisations and those for commercial providers.
 
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