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Supplement to the 2012 Annual Statistical Report on United Nations Procurement: Balancing social, environmental and economic considerations in procurement
This report details numerous instances of governments, the private sector, donors and international organizations adopting sustainability in their supply chains.
English
International
General GPP/SPP
United Nations
2012
If not now, when? Responsible procurement in Baden-Württemberg
Articles from public authorities and NGOs from discussions at a workshop on responsible public procurement held in Baden-Württemberg, Germany November 2012.
German
Germany
Food and catering, Textiles, ICT (information and communication techn.), Transport and vehicles, Cleaning, Timber and forestry , Buildings and construction, Infrastructure, Events, Furniture
General GPP/SPP
Dachverband Entwicklungspolitik Baden-Württemberg (DEAB), dem forum für internationale entwicklung + planung (finep) und der Werkstatt Ökonomie
2013
Climate budget 2018
Oslo’s Climate Budget is a means of showing where emissions must be reduced and who is responsible for doing so. The Climate Budget provides an overview of the measures that the City Government is planning to implement within the period of its current economic plan in order to fulfil Oslo’s climate goals. Measures include objectives related to procurement and establishment of climate-smart markets.
English
Norway
City of Oslo
2017
City of Oslo Procurement Strategy 2017
This document presents a new strategy for Oslo Municipality's procurement of goods, services, buildings and construction. The municipality's procurement strategy is to provide a common overall basis for thinking and behaviour by municipal agencies, so that procurement becomes an effective instrument for providing residents, businesses and industry with quality solutions and services in line with the needs of today and tomorrow.
English
Norway
City of Oslo
2017
Basque GPP Programme 2020
The Green Public Procurement Programme of the Basque Country 2020 establishes the
policy framework needed to mobilise the Basque Administration as a whole and ensure that it embraces and takes onboard environmental criteria in its procurement process.
English, Basque, Spanish
Spain
General GPP/SPP
2016
Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK
The Government’s aspiration is that by 2050 almost every car and van in the UK fleet will be an ULEV, with the UK automotive industry at the forefront of their design, development and manufacture. This strategy sets out why this transformational change will happen, the opportunities it presents for the UK, and the challenges that must be overcome to exploit those opportunities. It articulates Government’s clear and strong commitment to this agenda.
English
United Kingdom
Transport and vehicles
Office for low-emission vehicles
2013
A Plan for Public Procurement: Enabling a healthy future for our people, farmers and food producers
English
United Kingdom
Food and catering
General GPP/SPP, Social responsibility
UK Department for Environmental Food and Rural Affairs
2014
Sustainable public procurement: methods, legal dimensions and examples
This guide provides a comprehensive look at SPP including how to secure political support, prioritise product and service groups, develop criteria, comply with (French) legal requirements and monitor implementation.
French
France
Food and catering, Textiles, ICT (information and communication techn.), Transport and vehicles, Energy, Cleaning, Timber and forestry , Buildings and construction, Lighting, Office stationery, Medical equipment, Infrastructure, Green spaces, Events, Furniture
General GPP/SPP, , Energy efficiency, Environmental management system, Life-cycle costing, , , SMEs(small and medium sized enterprises), Social responsibility, , ,
Réseau Rhône-Alpes Energie Environnement et ADEME
2008
Vancouver’s Ethical Purchasing Policy
The goal of the City of Vancouver’s Ethical Purchasing Policy (EPP) is to ensure that all suppliers to the City meet, at a minimum, the performance standards outlined in the Supplier Code of Conduct, which includes core labour conventions of the International Labour Organization (ILO).
English
Canada
General GPP/SPP, Social responsibility
City of Vancouver
Access by work integration social enterprises to public procurement in Europe
The diversity of experiences presented in this publication demonstrate that more attention has been given to the social impact of public procurement in recent years, even if there is more to be done.
This publication aims to highlight these particular experiences as well as
French practices, in order to make comparisons, challenge and inspire
European initiatives that support WISEs’ access to public procurement opportunities.
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, , , SMEs(small and medium sized enterprises), Social responsibility
2014
Synthèse: Qui a le pouvoir? Revoir les règles du jeu pour plus d'équité dans les filières agricoles
Une étude sur les modèles de concentration du pouvoir dans les chaînes d’approvisionnement, les pratiques commerciales déloyales et leurs conséquences sur le développement durable des pays du Sud
French
International
Food and catering
General GPP/SPP, , , , Fair trade, , Social responsibility
BASIC/Fair Trade Advocacy Office
2014
Better Eating, Better Learning: A New Context for School Food
This document sets the agenda for Scotland for the coming decade to help drive further
improvements to school food and children and young people’s learning about food and its contribution to their overall health and wellbeing.
English
United Kingdom
Food and catering
Fair trade, , Social responsibility
The Scottish Government
2014