Topic: Green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication
Date of completion: 2006
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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