- Submitted by: Canada
- Topic: Green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication
- Location: Canada
- Date of completion: 2006
- This voluntary initiative came from Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Policy on Green Procurement
Description/achievement of initiativeA Policy on Green Procurement is issued in 2006.
A Policy on Green Procurement issued in 2006 requires that environmental performance considerations be embedded into the government's procurement decision-making process in the same manner as price, performance, quality and availability.