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United Nations Awards and Prizes

Youth representatives, environment champions, innovation awards, prizes for creativity, there are many ways the United Nations systems celebrates extraordinary achievements and rewards commitments to causes of importance to the organisation.

UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education

On International Women’s Day, UNESCO launched the call for nominations for the 2021 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The Prize awards US$ 50,000 annually to two laureates making outstanding efforts in favour of girls’ and women’s education. Amid...

UN Global Climate Action Awards 2021

Organizations, businesses, universities, governments and others taking bold leadership on climate change can nominate their work for the special 10th anniversary edition of the UN Global Climate Action Awards. The annual award programme, run by United Nations Climate Change since 2011,...


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