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Nominations Open for The President’s Award for the Environment 2013

Date Published: 03 Feb 2013

         Nominations for The President’s Award for the Environment 2013 are opened from 4 February to 15 March 2013. 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. Past winners include Professor Tommy Koh, Waterways Watch Society, Singapore Polytechnic and Panasonic Asia Pacific Pte Ltd.

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 the third quarter of 2013 and recipients of the annual award will each receive a trophy and a certificate at the Singapore Environment and Water Awards Ceremony.

4       The closing date for nominations is 15 March 2013. 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
3 February 2013

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Annex

About the President’s Award for the Environment 2013

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, Private and Public (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 play in.

List of past recipients of the President’s Award for the Environment  (please click here)

 



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