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23 May 2016
Ghent honoured for its sustainable procurement policies
The Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities (VVSG), supported by the Flemish Government, awarded this January prizes to cities that consciously implement a sustainable procurement policy. Ghent, participant of the GLCN on SP network was...
10 March 2016
Budapest and the City of Tshwane join the Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement
The Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement has welcomed two new participants: Budapest (Hungary) and the City of Tshwane (South Africa). By signing the GLCN on SP Commitments’ Document, both cities have expressed their will to take...
10 February 2016
The City of Cape Town to procure electric buses
The City of Cape Town will issue a tender for the procurement of electric buses for the MyCiTi service, in line with their commitment to lowering carbon emissions. Since the inception of MyCiTi service in May 2010, approximately 38.5 million...
7 December 2015
Cities leading on sustainable procurement - First GLCN Summit at COP21
Participants in the Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement (GLCN on SP) came together on Saturday 5 December at the COP21 to celebrate their first annual Summit in the Cities & Regions Pavilion – TAP2015. Auckland, Cape Town,...
24 November 2015
1st Summit to take place at the COP21
Participants of the Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement will come together in Paris in December to celebrate their first Summit, at the COP21. The event will be held in ICLEI's Cities and Regions Pavilion – TAP 2015 in the afternoon...
2 September 2015
Five new cities join the Network
Auckland (New Zealand), Denver (United States), Oslo (Norway), Quezon (Philippines) and Warsaw (Poland) have joined the Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement, to promote SPP and related environmental, societal and financial benefits....