Date Published: 05 Feb 2012
Nominations for The President’s Award
for the Environment 2012 are open from 6 February to 16 March 2012. Members of
the public are invited to nominate outstanding individuals, organisations
(NGOs, volunteer groups, grassroots organisations, institutions, public agencies,
etc) and companies that have contributed significantly to Singapore’s efforts
in achieving environmental and water sustainability.
2 Nominees should
possess an excellent environmental track record, have contributed significantly
to the environment, as well as adopted and promoted good environmental
practices both within and beyond their organisations.
3 The results
will be announced in September 2012 and recipients of the annual award will each
receive a trophy and a certificate from the President of the Republic of
4 The closing
date for nominations is 16 March 2012. For more details on the nominations and
award, please refer to the ANNEX and the President’s Award for the Environment
website at www.mewr.gov.sg/presidentsaward.
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources
5 February 2012
The President’s Award for the Environment is the highest
environmental accolade for individuals, organisations and companies that have
made significant contributions towards environmental and water resource
sustainability in Singapore. It recognises and honours the sustained
environment- and water-related contributions by environmental champions from
the People, Public and Private (3P) sectors.
Beyond that, this prestigious award also aims to inspire
more individuals, organisations and companies to step forward and join the
effort to tackle our environmental challenges. This will ensure that we and our
future generations will have a lively and liveable Singapore to live, work and