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© EcoVadis 2018 Manage Risks | Reduce Costs | Promote Responsibility Powering Sustainable Public Procurement From Responsibility to Opportunity Public spending is an immense responsibility. With today's complex and global supply chains you have a huge impact on what is happening not only in your own organization, but wherever you source in the world. This presents an unparalleled opportunity to promote responsible purchasing, showcase accountability as well as reduce costs. Plus, you have a chance to drive innovation and sustainability performance locally and across the globe. RFP/RFI/Tender Preparation Awarding/Selection Candidate Prequalification Contract Performance A Best Practice Guide Toward Sustainable Public Procurement Visit ecovadis.com/public-procurement Public Procurement Is Evolving Regulations vary from country to country, but all public enterprises are subject to purchasing guidelines. Some regulations, such as the 2014 EU directives, are set not only to ensure the most efficient use of public funds, but also to promote sustainable growth. However, they are still constrained to product or service contents. But public buyers are beginning to look beyond that. And in doing so they leverage new tools such as sustainability ratings at key points along the public procurement lifecycle. Following Best-in-Class Practices Check out our handbook outlining how sustainable procurement principles are being incorporated into the public sector, with case examples illustrating each of the four stages noted above.

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