• Submitted by: Canada
  • Topic: Green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication
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  • Location: Canada
  • Date of completion: 2006
Action network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Policy on Green Procurement
Description/achievement of initiative

A 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.

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