Leveraging institutional food procurement for linking...

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Institutional food procurement programmes (IFPPs) refer to initiatives that are designed to link institutional demand for food to broader development objectives. In developing countries, IFPPs are increasingly viewed as approaches that facilitate the transformation of local food systems. This publication shares lessons from the Purchase for Progress (P4P) pilot initiative of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), as well as Brazil’s National School Feeding Programme (PNAE) and the public

De la Charte au Label “Relations Fournisseurs et...

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En coordination avec la Médiation des entreprises et avec le soutien d’EcoVadis, Hugues Poissonnier, économiste et docteur en Sciences de gestion analyse les retours d’expériences de Directions Achats lancées dans la grande aventure de l’obtention du label “Relations Fournisseurs et Achats Responsables”…
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Le contrat et les clauses RSE, leviers incontournables...

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Il y a peu d’études sur les clauses RSE, et les pratiques en la matière sont en évolution constante, spécialement dans ce nouveau contexte de pression légale et sociétale. Pour être au plus près de la pratique, EcoVadis a conduit en partenariat avec Affectio Mutandi une étude inédite auprès de plus de 550 entreprises dans le monde, aussi bien acheteurs que fournisseurs.
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Transforming tourism through sustainable procurement

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This publication aims to introduce the strategic role that sustainable procurement can play to transform tourism by scaling up the market of sustainable products and services in the sector, enabling the reduction of GHG emissions and the shift towards a more resilient, resource efficient development. The document intends to inform dialogues on how best to incorporate circularity and sustainability in procurement practices of tourism businesses and illustrate to which extend tourism professionals have already successfully done so. It is addressed to corporate buyers and business leaders in the tourism sector as well as policy makers. It has been developed as part of the United Nations Environment Programme work on sustainable consumption and production in the tourism value chain.
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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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Energy Efficiency and the 10YFP. Background Paper for...

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Energy Efficiency (EE) is an important for mitigating climate change, but also for deriving economic benefits and competitive advantage. According to the IEA, EE alone could contribute 49% of the GHG reduction required for adhering to the 2°C limit. Considering these benefits, integrating EE offers many opportunities to the 6 10YFP programmes. This background paper is intended to provide an overview of how EE can be positioned in in each of them.
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Measuring the link between public procurment and...

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This paper presents the findings of a recent OECD project on the measurement of the link between public procurement and innovation. Taking the OECD science and technology measurement frameworks as the starting point, the reports highlights what concepts, definitions and measurement approaches can be used to produce policy-relevant indicators on the use of innovation procurement and carry out empirical analyses on the impact of public procurement on R&D, innovation and broader economic outcomes.

UN Environment: 10 years of action to accelerate the...

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his case study summarizes 10 years of action of UN Environment in the field of Sustainable Procurement. From 2008 to 2017, UN Environment supported 18 countries on SPP implementation through the UN Environment SPP Approach. The organization took a leading role in the establishment and development of the One Planet (10YFP) SPP Programme, an international collaborative platform which develops solutions to improve the performance of SPP, monitor and supports implementation throughout the world.
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Purchaser Guide for Addressing Labor and Human Rights...

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Institutional purchasers, both public and private sector, are increasingly interested in procuring products which are environmentally preferable and have been produced in a socially responsible manner. This Guide provides examples of procurement questions and supplier documentation that can be used to introduce labor and human rights related performance criteria in technical specifications, supplier selection and procurement award criteria, as well as in contract performance clauses.
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