The SDG in Action campaign launces the SDG Action Award to highlight outstanding initiatives from around the world that are aimed at enhancing action to achieve the SDGs.
This year, the Awards will be given in three categories:
MOBILIZE large numbers of individuals and organizations to take action for the achievement of the Goals;
INSPIRE people to shift behaviors and policies for the achievement of the goals;
CONNECT partners to increase progress on the Goals.
To submit a project or initiative, it is necessary to register on the website and to fill out the application. The call for submissions is open until May 25, 2020.
Individuals, NGOs, subnational authorities, foundations, communities and leaders of the private sector can participate in the Award.
Winners will be recognized as partners in achieving the SDGs, their stories will be shared within the SDGs in Action community. Winners will also be invited to present their initiatives at a ceremony at the UN headquarters in New York.
More info: https://sdgactionawards.org