Report | Procuring for greener pharma

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Published: 14/02/2023

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Language: English


In this report, we present recommendations and supporting case studies for pharmaceutical procurers in European healthcare on how to include sustainability criteria in medicine purchasing.

Procuring for greener pharma builds on the experience of Nordic countries that have implemented sustainability criteria in pharmaceutical procurement. Through interviews with key stakeholders (including procurers and pharmaceutical companies) and an analysis of selected case studies, this report seeks to examine the opportunities and challenges associated with the sustainable public procurement of pharmaceuticals.