Green Awards

There are a growing number of sustainability/green awards which seek to showcase and promote excellence and achievement in the environmental sustainability sector. Below is a list of some international and regional green awards.

International awards & prizes:

The Africa Region

UNEP Awards:

UNESCO Awards:

Africa: country specific awards

South Africa:


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