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President Calderon accepts UNEP's Award
Mexican president, Felipe Calderon, accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Champions of the Earth award ceremony
Watch highlights of the 2011 the Champions of the Earth award ceremony. This years winners are President Felipe Calderon (Mexico) for Policy Leadership; Dr. Olga Speranskaya (Russia) for Science & Innovation; Mr. Zhang Yue (China) for Entrepreneurial Vision; and Mr. Louis Palmer (Switzerland) and Ms. Angélique Kidjo (Benin) for Inspiration & Action. 
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Angélique Kidjo accepts UNEP's Award
Angélique Kidjo accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Louis Palmer accepts UNEP's Award
Louis Palmer accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Dr. Olga Speranskaya  accepts UNEP's Award
Dr. Olga Speranskaya accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Young Kee Kim, Executive Vice President of LG Electronics
Young Kee Kim at UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award at the American National Museum, New York.
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Zhang Yue accepts UNEP's Award
Zhang Yue accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Press Releases

UN Announces Winners of Flagship Environment Award
Mexican President Felipe Calderon, global music legend Angélique Kidjo and adventurer Louis Palmer are among the five winners of the 2011 Champions of the Earth awards, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) announced on Tuesday.
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Search begins for the 2011 Champions of the Earth
Nominations are now officially open for the 2011 Champions of the Earth - the United Nations' flagship environmental award. The award seeks to recognise the achievements of inspirational leaders, thinkers and, most importantly, 'doers' who have shown determination and enduring commitment towards achieving a cleaner, greener and more prosperous future.
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Green Economy Takes Centre Stage at the 2010 Champions of the Earth Awards
The 2010 Champions of the Earth, the United Nations’ highest awards for environmental leadership, were announced today. The six winners, drawn from the worlds of government, science, business and entertainment, each exemplify how action, inspiration, personal commitment and creativity can catalyze a transition to a low carbon, resource efficient 21st-century Green Economy.
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Republic of Korea to host critical United Nations green business summit and environment award
The Republic of Korea will host the Business for the Environment Summit (B4E) and Champions of the Earth Award in Seoul next year to coincide with Earth Day on 22 April, the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) jointly announced yesterday.
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UNEP, LG Electronics Agree to Partner on Champions of the Earth Awards
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and LG Electronics (LGE), a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, agreed to be partners in the recognition of outstanding global environmental leaders through UNEP's Champions of the Earth Awards.
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UNEP Announces the 2009 Champions of the Earth
Six tireless innovators of positive environmental change and an inspirational anti-poverty organization from Africa were today named as the UN Environment Programme's (UNEP) 2009 Champions of the Earth.
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Green achievers from Bangladesh to New Zealand will be honoured at international award ceremony in April in Singapore
The Champions of the Earth prize, which will be given out at a ceremony in Singapore on 22 April 2008, recognizes individuals from each region of the world who have shown extraordinary leadership on environmental issues.
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2007 UNEP Champions of the Earth Awards Make Big Splash at Gala Ceremony in Singapore
Inspirational Winners from Algeria, Brazil and Jordan to the Philippines, Sweden and the United States Lauded for "Extraordinary" Leadership in Environment and Sustainable Development.
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UNEP Announces Champions of the Earth 2006
Seven ‘green’ leaders are to be celebrated as the 2006 Champions of the Earth by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
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Global ‘Green’ Leaders Honored at Environmental Gala in Singapore
Singapore/Nairobi, 21 April 2006 - Seven ‘green’ leaders, instrumental in bringing environmental issues to the forefront of political action, are today celebrated as the 2006 Champions of the Earth at a gala event hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Singapore Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources and the Singapore Tourism Board.
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First-Ever UNEP ‘Champions of the Earth’ Presented to Seven Environmental Leaders
Two monarchs, government and religious leaders, as well as indigenous and youth group representatives were honoured this evening at UN Headquarters with the inaugural UNEP Champions of the Earth award.
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B4E Summit
B4E, the Global Business Summit for the Environment, is the leading international conference focusing on business and the environment. B4E 2008 will highlight the most urgent environmental challenges facing the world today and discuss business-driven solutions for mitigating and adapting to climate change
Official Website: Global Business Summit for the Environment

Photo Galleries

2010 Champions of the Earth photo gallery

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