ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability - World Congress

Workshop: Sustainable Procurement Knowledge Exchange Forum - Giving meaning and value to our actions

19 June 2019, Montreal

ICLEI is the leading global network of more than 1,500 cities, towns and regions committed to building a sustainable future. The Sustainable Procurement Knowledge Exchange Forum has draw on ICLEI‘s long-standing work on procurement and expertise from the Québec (Canada) region to provide insights on best practices for sustainable procurement. The objective was to demonstrate the value of responsible purchasing for municipal organizations and their partners in their territories. Operational tools and concrete strategies developed in Canada were shared and the intent was to hear from international contributors on their use of tools and strategies to address similar issues. 

this news article is written by City of Montreal and Chantier de l'économie sociale (GSEF Communication Working Group)