Public procurement in the Basque country

Understanding how actors across Europe perceive bio-based solutions in public procurement is essential to creating and sustaining ways forward for bio-based solutions to support a circular bioeconomy. Discover the result of phase 1 of a Bioregions survey conducted during the first quarter of 2021.

Definitions and examples for public procurement and bioeconomy

Introducing different types and concepts of public procurement: green, sustainable, innovative, circular public procurement all sets different focus to specific areas of sustainable development via procurement. The report looks at overlapping areas in these concepts and their implications, procurement, as an innovation driver and facilitator of sustainability and circularity in regions.

Public procurement in Bioregions

Regional profiles, challenges and ways forward in the Bioregions gives a background on EU directives on public procurement and shows what regions can learn from each other, towards the integration of sustainable, bio-based solutions in the procurement to foster a regional forest bioeconomy.