Socially responsible procurement of health commodities

WHO today joined other international agencies in signing a Statement of Intent to align and “green” procurement of health commodities, in an effort to protect the environment and contribute to sustainable development.

“We need to make sure that when international organizations procure health commodities, we promote responsible consumption and production patterns and support the Sustainable Development Goals,” says WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan in signing the joint statement at WHO Headquarters in Geneva.

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