The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), adopted by all United Nations Member States in September 2015, provide a framework and blueprint for the globe to take actions by 2030 on some of the most pressing issues confronting us in the pursuit of a more prosperous, inclusive and peaceful world for future generations. Organisations should foster the inclusion of the SDGs framework to support their sustainability efforts in this decade.
Green Council is inviting orgaisations to apply and nominate initiatives/ programmes/projects (“Project”) to join the SDG Achievement Awards. Entries will be evaluated by a panel of experts, including sustainability professionals from different sectors, to determine whether they have outstanding achievements in contributing to SDGs.
The award aims to
- Raise awareness of the importance of SDGs and sustainability in the society.
- Give public recognition to organisations demonstrating contributions to SDGs in their Projects.
- Provide role models to inspire other organisations and share best practices and experiences.
Application for the award is now open, the deadline for all applications is 30 June 2021 (Wed).
The award is supported by Hong Kong Green Finance Association (HKGFA).