Applications Open: RCE Awards 2022


  • 2022•08•15

    UNU-IAS has opened the application period for the Regional Centres of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development (RCE) Awards for 2022. The RCEs are encouraged to nominate their most outstanding ESD project/s for the award and are to illustrate how RCEs address local sustainable development challenges, and therefore provide an example of how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be implemented at the local level through quality education.

    Categories for the Awards

    Submissions are invited in any of the following categories to underscore the contribution of RCEs to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) or other themes related to ESD:

    SDG 1: No poverty
    SDG 2: Zero hunger
    SDG 3: Good health and well-being
    SDG 4: Quality education
    SDG 5: Gender equality
    SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation
    SDG 7: Affordable and clean energy
    SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth
    SDG 9: Industry, Innovation, and infrastructure
    SDG 10: Reduced inequalities
    SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities
    SDG 12: Responsible consumption and production
    SDG 13: Climate action
    SDG 14: Life below water
    SDG 15: Life on land
    SDG 16: Peace, justice, and strong institutions
    SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals
    Disaster risk reduction
    Traditional knowledge
    Curriculum development
    Plants & animals

    Format for submission and review

    Online submission of the award project or programme is to be done on the RCE Portal and must be done by 9 September 2022.

    For more information, including submission guidelines, please visit the Global RCE Network website.