UN Environment: 10 years of action to accelerate the shift to Sustainable public procurement at national, regional and global levels

his case study summarizes 10 years of action of UN Environment in the field of Sustainable Procurement. From 2008 to 2017, UN Environment supported 18 countries on SPP implementation through the UN Environment SPP Approach. The organization took a leading role in the establishment and development of the One Planet (10YFP) SPP Programme, an international collaborative platform which develops solutions to improve the performance of SPP, monitor and supports implementation throughout the world.

Published in 2018 by
Available in:
  • English
10 YFP
Sustainable Public Procurement

The State of Municipal Sustainable Procurement in Canada Best Practices & Current Trends

Informe que contiene el estado de la adquisición sostenible entre los municipios canadienses. Exhibe los ejemplos canadienses de mejores prácticas de adquisiciones sostenibles e identifica las tendencias que están configurando el panorama financiero y de sostenibilidad para los municipios. Se pretende que sea un recurso para cualquier municipio u organización que quiera entender el marco y el enfoque necesarios para una adquisición sostenible exitosa.

Report that contains the state of sustainable procurement among Canadian municipalities. It showcases the leading Canadian examples of sustainable procurement best practices and identifies the trends that are shaping the financial and sustainability landscape for municipalities. It is intended to be a resource to any municipality or organization that wants to understand the framework and approach required for successful sustainable procurement. 

Published in 2012 by
Available in:
  • English
10 YFP

Guia de compras públicas sustentáveis - Uso do poder de compra do governo para a promoção do desenvolvimento sustentável

Guía de compras públicas sostenibles que busca proporcionar orientaciones simples, un paso a paso del procedimiento para facilitar la activación de prácticas sostenibles en procesos de licitación e incorporar un abordaje responsable en las compras públicas haciendo uso del poder de compra del gobierno para la promoción del desarrollo sostenible.

Sustainable public procurement guide that seeks to provide simple guidelines, a step by step procedure to facilitate the activation of sustainable practices in bidding processes and incorporate a responsible approach in public procurement using the government's purchasing power for the promotion of sustainable development.

Published in 2008 by
Available in:
  • English
10 YFP