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The Zayed International Prize for the Environment

Deadline Date
September 1, 2009

The Zayed Prize, awarded on a biennial basis, recognises and promotes pioneering contributions in the field of environment and sustainable development. The Zayed Prize is classified into three award categories:

* Global leadership in environment and sustainable development: US$500,000

* Scientific/ technological achievements in environment: US$300,000

* Environmental action leading to positive change in society: US$200,000

The Zayed Prize was established by H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, in recognition of the philosophy, vision, and achievements of former President, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who worked to preserve and protect the environment for future generations of his country, the region, and the world.
Application Information

Click here for more information.
The Zayed International Prize for the Environment

P.O.Box 28399
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Tel: +971 4 3326666
Fax: +971 4 3326777
The Zayed International Prize website


aliĝngix's picture

Didn't know that...

Didn't know they had such awards. Thanks for sharing, Mboneenie.

mboneenie's picture

I am happy you now know


The main objectives of the Global Water Sustainability Forum (GWSF) is to share information and exhabge ideas.


Ms Rosemary Olive Mbone Enie
Geologist/Gender Ambassador/GEN Ambassador
GEN Africa Council Member
Executive Director, Tanzania Women Miners Association (TAWOMA) Tanzania
International Coordinator
African Mayors Action on Climate Change (AMACC)

ecosim's picture

Romania like to participate

Thank you for the opportunity to participate.
You have a special activity
What is the deadline for registrations?
I'm from Romania and we want to participate.

Only better! ECO Team Romania

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