Project results " “Stimulating the demand and supply...

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Main results: Legal Study for the implementation of SPP in Colombia (2009); Technical assistance in 9 public ministries for SPP implementation ; Market study (2010); SPP Implementation Guide for Colombia (2016); 28 technical sheets of products with sustainab...

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Green Deal Circular Procurement

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Bottom up collaboration between public and private procuring organisations, each committing to 2 pilots and share knowledge on Circular Procurement in 2013-2017. The success was enormous and grew to over 45 organisations and over 100 pilots and over 100 millio...

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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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Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement

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The Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement is a group of 14 cities committed to drive a transition to sustainable consumption and production by implementing sustainable and innovation procurement. All participating cities are acting as ambassadors...

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Procura+ European Sustainable Procurement Network

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Initiated and co-ordinated by ICLEI, Procura+ is a network of European public authorities that connect, exchange and act on sustainable and innovation procurement. Our combined knowledge and experience allows us to provide advice, support and publicity to any...

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Update on activities of Forest Stewardship Council...

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FSC certification is being used by many public authorities as (non-exclusive) evidence of sustainable sourcing in relation to wood and wood products. FSC works on increased availability and reliability of FSC-products. FSC National offices assist policy mak...

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Red Interamericana de Compras Gubernamentales/...

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The overall objective is to integrate human rights throughout the procurement processes of national procurement agencies in the Americas. It is to place human rights as a primary concern in procurement and provide the agency staff with the tools and opportunit...

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International Learning Lab on Public Procurement and...

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The Learning Lab is a network of central and local government procurement agencies and purchasing officers; representatives of other relevant government bodies, such as ministries; procurement professional associations; regional and international organizations...

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Transform Together — The 2030 Initiative for...

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Transform Together is a multi-stakeholder partnership created to support the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with a focus on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 12, Responsible Consumption and Production. Transform Together does this b...

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Green Procurement of Textiles in the Healthcare Sector

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Of interest to procurers in the healthcare sector wishing to include sustainability considerations in their textile and textile service procurement contracts, and for suppliers of heathcare textiles. Of interest to policymakers wishing to develop sustainabl...

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Life Cycle Cost Tool (LCC Tool)

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The German Environment Agency provides a product-group specific Excel tool that helps procurers to include life cycle costing (LCC) into their tenders in order to promote environmental friendly products and thus contribute to relieving the environment.
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The introduction of the Green Class standard in...

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Our objectives are to support the sustainable functioning of educational institutions and promote the sustainable development of education. It will allow the creation of a more comfortable and healthy environment for training, save resources, reduce the load...

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Building Sustainable Procurement capacity through...

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Since 2016, UNOPS has been delivering training in Sustainable Procurement. Developed in partnership with UNOPS, UN Environment, SUN and ITC-ILO, this course is based on Buying for a Better World: A guide on Sustainable Procurement for the UN system.
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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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Green Council Sustainable Procurement Charter

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In 2018, Green Council invited organizations to take our Sustainable Procurement Charter to develop, document and implement sustainable procurement with reference to ISO20400:2017. The Charter is open to any organization – regardless of its sector, size and...

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