2.4. Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability – Edinburgh

  • November 14, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Understand community benefits and environmental issues at this Level 2 (Intermediate) workshop

Sustainable procurement is a vital element of public sector procurement. As well as environmental issues it also includes social issues such as equality and diversity, and fair and ethical trading, plus economic issues including opportunities for SMEs and the third sector.

This workshop is particularly recommended for third sector organisations

Key topics:

  • What is sustainable procurement?
  • Procurement for supported businesses and the third sector
  • Community benefits
  • Living wage
  • Being a “Best practice employer”
  • Life cycle costing
  • Delivering “Added Value”
  • Corporate social responsibility

This event is suitable for you if:

  • You have a good understanding of public sector procurement (completed Level 1 or have equivalent experience)
  •  You want to understand how best to demonstrate community benefit in your bid

Registration from 9.30am

Please note that this training will take place in the Diamond Jubilee Room

Your next workshop is…

3.1. Seeking feedback and improving your bid

Event Location

Venue:   Edinburgh City Chambers

253 High St, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH1 1YJ, United Kingdom

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