UN opens global call for nominations to identify local sustainable development solutions that can change the world

30 Jan 2014

22 January 2014. New York – A United Nations-led partnership that “shines a spotlight” on local sustainable development innovations today launched its global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2014.Today marks the first step in a worldwide search to identify leading community-based initiatives from across the developing world that advance environmental conservation while fighting poverty.  Nominations are open from 146 countries through March 22, 2014.

Full release available at the following link: Equator Prize.

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