This breakout session will look at the opportunities offered by public procurement strategies and tools to support a transition towards greener societies. From rethinking public needs to reshaping business practices and supporting greener innovations, public procurement leaders have at hand a wide array of options to act and stimulate environmental performance.
The session will offer insights into how these strategies and tools are implemented in practice. Building on experiences from all levels of government, the session will highlight the decisive role of tailored strategies to implement greener purchasing practices.
Session 2 - Breakout Session 1: Opening the procurement toolbox to achieve environmental goals