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The challenges and potential of circular procurements in public construction projects
The report provides a unique overview of the benefits of incorporating circular procurement at city and district level, including an assessment of the associated financial benefits as well as the potential negative effects.
English
Europe/EU
Buildings and construction
Circular Economy
Climate KIC
2019
UrbanWINS Toolkit: A guide on urban metabolism and participatory processes for more efficient urban waste policies
The toolkit gathers all the relevant technical and political approaches and tools that have been used throughout the EU funded project UrbanWINS. It is addressed at policy and research stakeholders as well as civil society active in the circular economy. It inspires innovative urban waste prevention and management strategies able to contribute to the shift to more sustainable and circular urban economies.
English
Europe/EU
Waste
Innovation procurement (PPI) , Circular Economy
Public Procurement and Human Rights Due Diligence to Achieve Respect for Labour Rights Standards in Electronics Factories.
A Case Study of the Swedish County Councils and the Dell Computer Corporation: an account of the two-year, in-depth review of the human rights policies and due diligence of its IT contractor and subcontractor, and measures taken to increase companies capacity to manage supply chains with increased respect for workers' rights.
English
Sweden
ICT (information and communication techn.)
Social responsibility
Electronics Watch
2016
Roadmap Circular Land Tendering
The Roadmap contains an extensive analysis of what circular building actually is and describes methods for measuring the extent to which construction projects meet the quantitative and qualitative criteria of circular building. It then provides a practical guide to the process of drafting a circular tender.
English
Europe/EU, Netherlands
Buildings and construction, Infrastructure
Circular Economy
Gemeente Amsterdam
2018
Buying Green Handbook
This handbook is designed to help public authorities successfully plan and implement GPP. It explains the possibilities offered by European Union law in a practical way, and looks at simple and effective approaches to greening contracts.
Lithuanian
Europe/EU, Lithuania
General GPP/SPP
European Commission
2016
TORONTO - Circular Economy Procurement Implementation Plan And Framework
The Framework is positioned to become a major tool in creating economic growth, enhancing social prosperity and moving towards zero waste in the city. Case study traces the journey already made and next steps towards circular procurement
English
International, Canada
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
Ellen Mac Arthur Foundation
2019
Socially Responsible Workwear - A guide for public purchasers
This guide shows how you, as a public purchaser, can improve the situation of the workers and help respect international and national laws on working conditions, human rights and living wages, in consultation with your suppliers.
English
Europe/EU, Belgium
Textiles
General GPP/SPP, Social responsibility
Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities
2018
Minimal common sustainability criteria for Sustainable Procurement processes to select Micro, Small and Medium sized Enterprise suppliers
This recommendation proposes an approach to both sustainable public-sector procurement as well as sustainable private-sector procurement. It provides key references in this area and offers a sample code of conduct in annex.
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, SMEs(small and medium sized enterprises)
UNECE
2019
Circular Value Creation
The adoption of circular principles and projects will depend on our ability to develop clear business cases. The report identified three broad sets of circumstances that may describe the business case for a circular initiative or
business model.
English
International
Circular Economy
PACE
2019