Application Deadline:2nd May 2017
UNESCO is looking for selections for the third version of the UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). Invested with an aggregate of USD 150,000 to be partitioned between three beneficiaries, the Prize means to respect and feature remarkable ESD tasks and projects around the world.
UNESCO is currently welcoming the Governments of all Member States and also non-legislative associations (NGOs) in authority association with UNESCO to assign up to three people, establishments or associations occupied with ESD for the 2017 release of the Prize.
Designations must be submitted in English or French and need to concentrate on a particular ESD venture or program of the chosen one.
They will be evaluated by an autonomous jury of five global specialists on the premise of their potential for change, coordination and development.
Ventures more likely than not been running for no less than four years, as of now show proof of a high effect, be effectively replicable and versatile and add to at least one of the five Priority Action Areas of the Global Action Program on ESD (GAP).
Self-assignments are not acknowledged. Intrigued applicants ought to contact the National Commission for UNESCO of their nation, or a NGO in authority association with UNESCO.
All assignments must be submitted online by 2 May 2017 (midnight, Paris time) at this connection, just open to UNESCO Member States and NGOs in authority association.
The three laureates will be reported by the Director-General of UNESCO in September.
The yearly Prize is financed by the Government of Japan and was set up in 2014 inside the structure of the GAP. It was granted without precedent for 2015.
January 2017: Launch of Call for Nominations
30 April 2017: Last date to submit Online Nominations
June/July 2017: International Jury Meeting
September 2017: Announcement of the Prize Winners
November 2017: Award Ceremony in Paris, France
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the UNESCO-Japan 2017 Prize on Education for Sustainable Development