Green Public Procurement in the Republic of Korea: a...

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The overall objective of the study is to present the Republic of Korea’s GPP impact measurement methodology, to compare it to others used by other public authorities internationally and to pilot a macro-economic analysis of the economic and environmental impacts of the Republic of Korea’s GPP policy in order to improve the approaches used by the government to estimate GPP impacts and benefits.
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Évaluations RSE des fournisseurs et achats publics...

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L’ensemble des contrats de la commande publique (achats publics et concessions) était estimé en 2017 à près de 2000 milliards d’euros par an pour l’ensemble de l’Union européenne (14% du PIB), 200 milliards pour la France. Véritable levier pour les Etats et les collectivités territoriales, l’Achat Public Responsable (APR) peut avoir un impact conséquent sur le développement durable à travers le monde, favorisant l’innovation sociale et accélérant la transition vers une économie verte.
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Toward Sustainable Public Procurement - A Best Practice...

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Public spending represents as much as 14 percent of the GDP in the European Union. This level of expenditure presents a great opportunity for cities, states and agencies: Through their procurement practices, they can deliver a major impact on sustainability performance across the world, helping drive innovation and accelerating the transition toward a green economy.
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Construction of Circl pavilion, Amsterdam

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BAM were involved in the design and construction of Circl Amsterdam, a new building for ABN Amro bank, completed in 2017. This involved facilitation of workshops and engagement with BAM's supply chain partners to offer circular solutions for the client.
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Webinar February 14: Using purchasing to drive...

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There’s still a lot of work to do to reach a sustainable life cycle for IT products. Some of the most pressing issues include the overuse of finite natural resources, alarming amounts of e-waste as well as violations of workers’ rights and labour laws in t...

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Greening the Brick Sector in Bihar

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Bihar State Pollution Control Board and Development Alternatives jointly initiated a workshop on ‘Greening the Brick Sector in Bihar’ on Friday, 29th June, 2018 at Seminar Hall, Parivesh Bhawan, Patliputra, Patna. The discussions and dialogue focussed on the environmental impacts of the brick sector and the potential to mitigate these impacts through an inclusive economic strategy that supports economic growth needed to fuel development in the state.
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Promotion and Implementation of Green Public...

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The Basque Country is a region in Spain with a population of over two million. The Basque Government has incorporated GPP into its strategic environmental programmes since 2004, and IHOBE - its Environmental Management Agency - promotes GPP and provides techni...

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US EPA Recommendations of Product Environmental...

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The US EPA Recommendations of Specifications, Standards, and Ecolabels - covering 20 product categories - leverage the US federal government's vast purchasing power to bring clarity to the market, promote environmentally sustainable products, and realize lifecycle cost savings. Moreover, the Recommendations increase market confidence in existing private sector initiatives that have demonstrated positive, measurable, and meaningful change in the environmental performance of products and services.
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Study on the Republic of Korea Green public procurement...

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KEITI and UN Environment have agreed to collaborate in the development of a comprehensive study on Green Public Procurement in the Republic of Korea. The study will present and detail the economic and environmental benefits associated associated with GPP in Ko...

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Factsheets on sustainable public procurement in...

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The “Factsheets on Sustainable Public Procurement in national governments” is a supplement to the 2017 Global Review of Sustainable Public Procurement. It features 40 country factsheets that illustrate the current state of sustainable public procurement (SPP) policies, activities, programmes, and monitoring and evaluation systems in national governments around the world. The main research aim of the 2017 Global Review is to explore the progress made in terms of SPP in the past three years at a global scale, highlighting regional trends. This supplement completes this research effort by providing detailed information on the state of SPP in each of the countries that participated in the survey.
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Asia Pacific GPPEL Training, Kuala Lumpur, 2015 -...

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This presentation authored by Mr.Farid Yaker (UN Environment) features the emerging landscape for SPP and UN Environment (formerly UNEP) SPP activities. It is extracted from the Asia Pacific GPPEL high-level training workshop held in December 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, co-organized by UN Environment and Green Purchasing Network Malaysia (GPNM), in the framework of the “Strengthening the capacities and improving the knowledge on green public procurement and eco-labelling in the ASEAN+3 region” project.
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