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Protecting Human Rights through Government Procurement
Notes from an expert workshop in 2014 organised by the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights considering the essential elements of national action plans for the implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
English
International, Denmark
Social responsibility
International Corporate Accountability Roundtable and The Danish Institute for Human Rights
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
Responsible supply chain management
A study produced by Adelphi as part of a services contract for the European Commission to support the High Level Group on Corporate Social Responsibility. It addresses potential success factors and challenges for addressing CSR issues in EU company supply chains.
English
Europe/EU
Fair trade, Social responsibility
Adelphi, on behalf of the European Commission
2011
Procurement and innovation: a supplement to the 2013 Annual Statistical Report on United Nations Procurement
A collection of articles from academia, the public and private sector and the United Nations providing an overview of the current debate on procurement and innovation.
English
International
Innovation procurement (PPI)
UNOPS
2014
Procurement of pharmaceuticals in an environmental context and its inclusion into the CSR Compass
This study, carried out within the UN10YFP Programme on Promoting Supply Chain's Sustainability, has the objective of describing where, from a pharmaceuticals life cycle prospective, it may be appropriate to impose environmental requirements.
English
Europe/EU, International
10YFP SPP
2016
Using Product-Service Systems to Enhance Sustainable Public Procurement
The report seeks to consolidate the information currently available on product-service systems(PSS)and to offer clarity on the drivers,advantages and challenges associated with their provision by the private sector and their use by the public sector.
English
Circular Economy
10YFP SPP
2015
Circular Procurement Best Practice Report
This report gives an overview of the meaning of Circular Procurement and explores concepts and ideas related to the topic, including references to circular procurement examples.
English
Europe/EU
Circular Economy
SPP Regions Consortium
2017
Market Engagement Best Practice Report
This report explores and outlines some practical steps to engaging with the market, using examples of successful processes and actions to show how it can work
English
Europe/EU
Market Engagement
SPP Regions Consortium
2017
Beyond the CAP: policies to support better UK meat and dairy production post-Brexit
Recommendations from the Eating Better
alliance for livestock’s role within a sustainable
food and farming system for a post-Brexit UK, including public sector food procurement.
English
United Kingdom
Food and catering
General GPP/SPP
A Plan for Public Procurement: Enabling a healthy future for our people, farmers and food producers
This report represents the outcomes and recommendations of an initiative, A Plan for Public Procurement: Food and Catering Services set out to identify key areas where British public procurement could be improved
English
United Kingdom
Food and catering
General GPP/SPP
DEFRA
2014
Feasibility study concerning the actual implementation of a joint cross-border procurement
This feasibility study on the possible implementation of a JCBPP procedure consists of an analysis of relevant JCPPP projects, including cost benefit analysis, and draw conclusions based on the main issues which need to be considered when conduction JCBPP.
English
Europe/EU
Joint procurement
BBG abd SKI
2017