Buying for a Better World: A Guide on Sustainable Procurement for the UN system
- UN Environment, UNOPS, ILO and ITCILO (United Nations / intergovernmental organizations)
Type of document: Training materials, toolkits
To assist with the implementation of Sustainable Procurement, this Guide aims to provide (i) Concrete and valid arguments for the UN to engage in SP, (ii) Recommendations on the development of a SP Action Plan,(iiiGuidance on the integration of sustainable development principles in the UN procurement cycle. While this guide is essentially targeted to the
procurers in United Nations system organizations, it has been structured to be of relevance to policy makers and requisitioners.