Low-Carbon Procurement in Practice

The two projects, PRIMES and GPP2020, are hosting this one day seminar taking place 21 May in Riga.
21.05.2015

Good practices and discussions 

Public procurers are invited to take part in this day that offers insight into good practices and discussions on methods to overcome obstacles while driving low-carbon public purchases for supplies, works and services.

PRIMES and GPP2020 will also show an outline of their results.


The aim of the workshop is to show how public procurement interventions can be used as a strategic tool to mitigate climate change; participants will be give information on how to best calculate carbon and energy savings, while support structures from across Europe will be presented. ICLEI Europe's Philipp Tepper will lead the workshop, with speakers including Leendert van Geldermalsen of Rijkswaterstraat, The Netherlands, and Lidia Capparelli of CONSIP, Italy.

The event is organised by the Latvian Environmental Investment Fund and the GPP 2020 and PRIMES projects. Participation in the event is free of charge, but early registration is required to reserve your seat.

Participation 

Participation in the event is free of charge, but early registration is required to reserve your seat. Please, note that you are responsible for your own travel and accommodation arrangements. Upon request and availability, limited travel reimbursement schemes are available. If you are interested in this, please mention it while registering.

If you require more information please contact info(at)gpp2020.eu.

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05.10.2016

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Vivi Guldhammer