Community Based Mitigation And Adaptation In Water Resources, Agriculture, Forestry, Other Land Use, Animal Husbandry And Climate Risk Proofing
Climate change particularly impacts poor and vulnerable people. However, many communities have been dealing with climate variability for decades and have wealth of knowledge about adaptation and mitigation action.
Innovation in Climate Action
The development and adoption of new technology is an essential element of any comprehensive response to global climate change. This Award category focuses on
Leadership in Urban Climate Action
Globally, cities with urban poor communities, face long term challenges in ensuring the wellbeing of their inhabitants. These challenges
Furthermore, with economic growth and increase in population, cities are expanding, and are on the peril of land use change, thereby stressing the existing infrastructure & resources and having a detrimental impact on adaptation and mitigation action of climate change. With the processes of expansion and shrinkage projected to continue to influence the global landscape of cities, this award category aims to recognize organizations that protect and enhance urban centers in order to maintain and build adaptive capacity and moderate
GHG Mitigation in Large Enterprises
This category of awards focus is on industries across the large sector, that have demonstrated considerable leadership and willingness to reduce
Leadership of Women Led Enterprise in Climate Action
While climate change has different impacts on men and women, it is therefore important to have gender sensitive climate action that are addressed by women focusing on the women needs. Women led organizations are leading on climate action and with our category of awards we aim in recognizing women leaders that steer climate action. The award aims in inspiring and encouraging women leaders to achieve their true potential. It aims to strengthen women’s leadership roles in order to facilitate more gender responsive action to address climate change on ground.