The Equator Prize 2015 will be awarded to 20 outstanding local and indigenous community initiatives that are advancing innovative solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. Each winning initiative will receive US$ 10,000 and be supported to participate in a series of special events at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, France in December 2015.
Below is important information on the Equator Prize 2015, eligibility requirements, selection criteria and access to nomination material. There is a committed team at the Equator Initiative ready to answer your questions and help guide you through the nomination process. Nominations are available in 15 languages and must be submitted by 27 May 2015.
Selection criteria, relevant information, and outreach materials are available in 15 different languages here.
Please note that the nomination deadline is 27 May 2015.