Local examples wanted – UN Global Climate Action Award launched

The United Nation is inviting cities, organisations, schools and others to participate in its new edition of the Global Climate Action Awards UN Climate award. The Award showcases people and projects taking bold and effective action to fight climate change. The selected activities will be recognised for their innovative and scalable quality and celebrated at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26) in November 2021.

Selected projects will also receive a wide range of benefits, including public recognition by the UN Climate Change secretariat, attendance at COP 26, promotional videos/ photography and a dedicated page on the UN website.

The award aims to recognise climate action that is already achieving real results inthe following  three categories:

  • Climate Neutral Now
  • Climate Leaders
  • Financing for Climate Friendly Investment

Completed applications must be submitted by 30 April 2021. To apply, you will need to first register on the UN application portal.

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