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Compras Públicas Sustentables

Sustainable Public Procurement

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Summary

This practical guide for sustainable purchasing in the public sector aims to provide public officials of institutional suppliers with tools to allow the incorporation of environmental and social criteria in their purchases.

Issuer

Costa Rica

Year

2011

Region

South America

Issuer (type)

Ministry of Finance (Ministerio de Hacienda); Compra Red Costa Rica (Government, Industry)

Instrument type

Presentation

Disclosure instrument

No

Geographical scope

National

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

Text analysis

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    • E focus: climate change, ecodesign, emissions, energy, energy use, environment, environmental management, forests, green procurement, hazardous waste, oceans, organic products, pollution, recycled material, recycled materials, recycling, soil, solid waste, sustainable services, waste, water, degradation
    • S focus: diversity, fair trade, gender equality, human rights, children
    • G focus: animal welfare, risk management, audit
    • Administrative services, Agriculture, Construction, Finance, Management, Manufacturing, Mining, Retail trade