The pilot project on social responsibility in public procurement will, through a concrete process of several municipalities over the next few years, focus on how social responsibility can be promoted in public procurement.

Implemented in

  • Europe and Central Asia
  • Denmark

Sector of activity
Public Procurement

Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation, Education & Awareness Raising, Policy Frameworks & Tools

Type of lead actor
Civil society

Start date

End date

Shared by

Claire Methven O'Brien

Strategic Adviser Human Rights and Development

Danish Institute for Human Rights

Send an email


- Investigation of how existing frameworks can be utilized to set relevant responsible procurement requirements for municipalities.
- Capacity-building on due diligence among entities responsible for public procurement


As collected through the One Planet Reporting

Output level

Training for SCP

  • Dialogue Meetings 2018 test

Impact and Results

- Implementation of sustainable public procurement on municipality-level in Denmark
- Creation of a pilot project that may serve as an inspiration for future sustainable procurement committments in Denmark
- increased knowledge and capacity for the implementation of sustainable public procurement measures in the Danish context