On August 6th and 7th we will present a webinar, with participation of the Brazilian government, about: The importance of using Ecolabel Type 1 as a technical requirement in green public procurement (GPP).

On August 6th the event will be presented in Spanish and on August 7th the event will be presented in English. Both events will occur at 6pm BST.

Implemented in

  • Latin America / Caribbean

Sectors of activity
Consumer Goods, Public Procurement

Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation, Education & Awareness Raising

Start date
18/07/2019

Shared by

Naomi Scott-Mearns

Sustainable Consumption Manager

CI-SCP

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Objectives

The two webinars will explore the importance of ecolabels within green public procurement. The aim is to showcase the role that ecolabels can play in procurement policy.

Activities

This activity is part of the Consumer Information Programme's working group on Type 1 ecolabels. You ca read more about the aims of the working group: https://www.oneplanetnetwork.org/initiative/working-group-2-type-i-ecolabels

Impact and Results

The aim is to build capacity and knowledge on type 1 ecolabels and ensure they are a prominent component of green public procurement

Next steps and how to get involved

Please join the webinar at the stated times using the below links:

August 6th 6pm BST
https://meet.lync.com/consint.org/nmearns/Y7C1W94H

August 7th 6pm BST
https://meet.lync.com/consint.org/nmearns/DCC8MB3Z