Government agency group

Funded by Swedish Energy Agency
Type Working group
Time period 2015-11-20 - Ongoing

The aim of the group is to increase the collaboration between government agencies regarding the life cycle perspective and partners in Swedish Life Cycle Center by sharing experiences and knowledge building.

Background

During fall 2015, Swedish Life Cycle Center, together with the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency invited a number of government agencies with the aim to increase the colloboration between agencies and partners in Swedish Life Cycle Center on life cycle realted issues. This resulted in a formalized cooperation between government agencies and Swedish Life Cycle Center with regular meetings to share experience and build up a common knowledge.

Aim & objectives

The aim of the group is to increase the collaboration between government agencies regarding the life cycle perspective and with partners in Swedish Life Cycle Center by sharing experiences and knowledge building.

Outcomes

The group has gathered several times for knowledge sharing and to discuss a variety of topics, such as: LCA-data, life cycle perspective in public procurement, EPD and PEF. The group has also arranged the seminar “Sustainable procurement – the role of life cycle perspective”, which took place in Stockholm in May 2018.

 

* Photo by John Price on Unsplash

Project organisation
National Board of Housing, Building and Planning Swedish Board of Agriculture Swedish Consumer Agency Swedish Energy Agency Swedish Environmental Protection Agency Swedish Transport Administration The National Agency for Public Procurement
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