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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.

UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award

UN-Habitat, the United Nations Programme promoting socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities, has opened nominations for its prestigious Scroll of Honour Award. Up to five Scrolls of Honour will be awarded on World Habitat Day 2020 on Monday 5...

Glinka World Soil Prize

The award comes in the form of a USD 15 000 check and a Glinka gold-plated medal. It contributes in a timely manner to raise awareness amongst policymakers and the general public about possible solutions to tackle acute national...

(closed) Global Climate Action Awards

Applications are being accepted through to 11 May 2020. Spearheaded by UN Climate Change's Momentum for Change initiative, the UN Global Climate Action Award shines a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people around...

SDG Action Awards

People and organisations everywhere are encouraged to submit their outstanding SDG Action and nominate to become one of the UN SDG Action Award winners. In addressing the current pandemic and its devastating impact on people’s lives, the Sustainable Development Goals...

(closed) Young Champions of the Earth

If you have a powerful idea to protect or restore the environment; if you have a strong track record of instigating change; if you are unafraid of failure; and if you believe in a bright future for our planet,...

#COVID19 HUB

Stay informed and engaged during #COVID19

Humans Locked Down: NATURE UNLOCKED

The long period of isolation due to #COVID19 has made us reflect on the...

Stop Disasters!

"Stop Disasters!" simulates natural hazards and serves as an interactive educational tool for children...

Know Water App

The Know Water App is designed to enable edutainment for students at primary and...