Including environmental requirements in public procurement procedures
Goods and Services
In Europe, Public Administration is one of the largest consumers of goods and services with a total annual expenditure of 2,000 billion Euros, equivalent to approximately 19% of EU GDP.
Using its spending power and the selection of goods, services and works for reduced environmental impact, PA is able to contribute to sustainability goals at local, regional, national and international level.
In order to promote sustainable consumption in PA, the general objective of the Line of intervention 1 is to encourage the development of common and efficient ecological criteria as well as sharing models to implement procurement rules with the inclusion of environmental, economic and social sustainability principles throughout the definition of multilevel approaches and execution of Green Public Procurement policies.
This line of intervention envisages the following thematic WPs