Responsible Purchasing Barometer

Type of document: Training materials, toolkits

The Barometer was deployed so that organizations could have a practical tool to objectively identify their standing in terms of sustainable procurement.
It also gives them access to a personalized summary of their organization’s procurement performance to allow them to be able to assess how they measure up to the market compared to other organizations. Furthermore, it is simple and quick means to update your knowledge in regard to responsible procurement.

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The Barometer was deployed so that organizations could have a practical tool to objectively identify their standing in terms of sustainable procurement. It also gives them access to a personalized summary of their organization’s procurement performance to allow them to be able to assess how they measure up to the market compared to other organizations. Furthermore, it is simple and quick means to update your knowledge in regard to responsible procurement. Completing the Barometer is the first step in providing organizations with the needed information in order to start modifying and improving their practices. The Barometer is updated every four years in collaboration with research centers and practitioners (2012-2016). The 2020 edition will soon be available.