Due Date: August 31, 2019
Applications are welcomed for the ICIMOD Mountain Reward 2019 The Reward is granted every year to a specific, company, or economic sector entity based in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) or beyond that has actually shown impressive efforts making it possible for sustainable and resistant mountain advancement in the HKH area to benefit the environment in addition to neighborhoods– especially the bad, the youth, and females.
While they wish to especially acknowledge the efforts of people or entities that have actually operated in line with ICIMOD’s required, this is not a pre-condition for the award. Especially, elections for people or companies with accomplishments in any of the following fields are motivated:
- Access to water for drinking and other efficient functions or/and sanitation
- Sustainable production systems for food/nutrition security and earnings
- Environment modification adjustment or/and catastrophe threat decrease
- Access to cleaner energy
- Info and interaction innovations for advancement (ICT4D)
- Promo of economic/income producing chance or/and financial investment
- Policy advocacy
- Mountain ecosystems/biodiversity management
- The reward is presently USD $5,000
- Open to people, companies, or business that have actually produced transformative modification in the HKH
A panel for the ICIMOD Mountain Reward will evaluate the sent elections and might welcome appraisals by external professionals to choose the winner. They might get in touch with the nominator, candidate, and referee( s) to find out more.
The panel will select the winner and honourable discusses based upon the following requirements:
- Verifiable effect
- Degree of significance offered to gender equity and social addition (GESI)
- Scalability/sustainability in the mountain context
Significant weight is offered to works that resolve intricate issue( s) in an innovative/ingenious way.
To learn more, see ICIMOD Mountain Reward