Supplier diversity, responsible and sustainable procurement

Supply diversity is an important part of a sustainable and the CSR (corporate social responsibility) procurement’s agenda.

Supply diversity is a U.S. concept where it is a legal requirement that has become popular in Europe.

The diversity of Europe is changing and procurement needs to be more welcoming.

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Business benefits

  • Forge stronger relationships with your suppliers
  • Better ability to adapt to change
  • More agile supply chain
  • Spending risk
  • Don’t put all your eggs in one basket
  • Ability to break down spend two key stakeholders

How organisations can implement sustainability

  • Align your client’s sustainability goals with your projects
  • Engage with employee’s, suppliers and communities to keep people safe
  • Imbed environmental and ecological thinking into all projects
  • SME engagement

There are various acts that focus on this area:

Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012
Localism Act 2011
Equality Act 2010
Communities & Local Government – Best Value Statutory Guidance
Cabinet Office – Making government businesses more accessible to SME’s

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