Successful InnProBio workshop in Lodz, Poland
The first workshop on bio-based products and services organised by the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Lodz, partner of the InnProBio team, took place on March 23rd. The workshop was titled "Green public procurement. Innovative bio-based products and services" and covered introduction to the topic of bio-based products and services, via green public procurement and ways of promoting environmentally friendly solutions in public procurement.
A total of 35 persons attended the event. Vast majority of participants were representatives of local government units and municipalities from Lodz region, who directly conduct or assist procurement procedures in their institutions.
Workshop was divided into three parts: started with a theoretical introduction on general rules regarding green public procurement, continued with a presentation of bio-based projects and services identified by the InnProBio project, and finished with presentation on empirical implementation of green public procurement in practice of the City of Lodz.
All the participants expressed the desire to attend more workshops and training sessions on the topic of bio-based products and services in the future.
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