DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15, 2021 —The Collaborative Partnership on Forests (CPF) invites nominations for the Wangari Maathai Forest Champions Award.
The winner will be celebrated for outstanding contributions at the upcoming XV World Forestry Congress, (2-6 May 2022, Seoul, Republic of Korea).
The recipient will also receive a cash prize of USD20,000 and travel support to participate in the award ceremony in Seoul.
Applicants should be nominated by a third party. Nominees for the Wangari Maathai Forest Champions Award may be persons, living or recently deceased, who have made exceptional contributions to forests.
The deadline for nominations is 15 October 2021.
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