Nordic Action Plan for Sustainable Fashion and Textiles

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Of interest to policymaker and funders wishing to develop broad strategies for greening the value chain of textiles and fashion. The Nordic Action Plan 'Well-dressed in a Green Environment' outlines a wide range of initiatives covering everything from green...

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Event - Launch - TCO Certified, generation 8. December...

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Join us in Brussels on December 4th 2018, for the launch of TCO Certified, generation 8. In this latest generation of sustainability criteria for IT products, TCO Certified will help purchasers and industry take a more circular approach in progressing tow...

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TCO Certified, Generation 8. Draft criteria published...

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Draft criteria for the next generation TCO Certified are now published and available for comment. With TCO Certified, generation 8, we want you to join us in taking the next step towards a sustainable life cycle for IT products. The draft is ambitious, and...

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Establishment and Implementation of Green Public...

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Government spending accounts up to 15% of a country's gross domestic product. Such amount can greatly influence the consumption and production trends and increase the demand for green products. The project aims to pilot test the integration of sustainable cons...

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EU funded project to "Make ICT Fair"

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The European Commission has granted funding for the three year project "Make ICT Fair". The project aims to reform ICT supply chains through, among other things, public procurement and raising awareness of EU citizens and other target groups. Swedwatch is lead...

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Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council

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The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council convenes buyers, suppliers, and public interest advocates to develop programs that simplify and standardize sustainable purchasing efforts by large organizations. In just three years, the Council has attracted more...

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GECA's Positive Procurement Pledge

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At GECA, we’re challenging businesses, government agencies, industry groups and non-governmental organisations around the world to take our Positive Procurement Pledge. Pledgers will commit to developing, documenting and implementing a sustainable procuremen...

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