Responsible Procurement Barometer 2020

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The 2020 Barometer enables organizations in Québec and Canada to objectively self-assess and compare themselves to their peers and over time. In keeping with the political commitment to contribute to the attainment of sustainable development, the 2020 Barometer also evaluates the contribution of sustainable procurement to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set out by the United Nations Environment Pro- gramme (UNEP).

Buyer Groups SPP

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15 Buyer Groups were initiated in 2020 as a follow up of the Green Deal Circular Procurement (2013-2020). The Green Deal's success was the focus on practioner's and learning by doing: do a pilot and share knowledge. The Buyer Groups are a next step in changin...

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Scaling up Voluntary Sustainability Standards through...

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This 4th Flagship Report of the United Nations Forum on Sustainability Standards (UNFSS) aims to provide an understanding of the role of government as a vehicle to drive the adoption of VSS. The effectiveness of VSS to contribute to sustainable development partly depends on their degree of adoption by economic operators. In this respect, governments can play a significant role through public procurement and trade policy.
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Herost, an impact platform promoting sustainable travel...

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Herost, which means “Hosts are Heroes” is an international network and online impact platform dedicated to the promotion of sustainable, community-driven tourism destinations and experiences, including accommodations, activities and tours. In this COVID...

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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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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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