ESD Okayama Award 2016 – Global Prize was given to International Transformation Foundation (ITF) in recognition of its outstanding project of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) on “A water Kiosk at School”.
The ‘ESD Okayama Award’ was established by the ‘ESD Okayama Award Steering Board’ and Okayama City in 2015 to showcase and promote ESD, and to support the organizations carrying out ESD activities.
The ‘ESD Okayama Award Steering Board’ is composed of the following organizations:
+ United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
+ UNESCO Bangkok, Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education
+ Asia-Pacific Cultural Centre for UNESCO (ACCU)
+ Japan Council on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD-J)
+ The Goi Peace Foundation
+ Okayama ESD Promotion Commission
The Global Awards for Fundraising commend excellence and inspirational fundraising in organizations and individuals in four categories which include Big Impact Small Budget. This category awards a prize to a small or medium organization that has delivered disproportionate results for their beneficiaries, either relative to revenue or on a small budget, in the past 12 to 24 months.
Read more: http://www.resource-alliance.org/fundraisers-from-kenya-germany-and-india-awarded-global-recognition/
Since 2007 Teach a Man to Fish in partnership with The Saville Foundation have been rewarding organizations that contribute to Africa's long term growth and development through an entrepreneurial approach to education and training.
Read more: http://teachamantofish.org.uk/pan-african-awards
A program of Santa Clara University, The Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI) serves social entrepreneurs around the world who are developing innovative solutions that provide a sustainable path out of poverty. Developed in partnership with the World Bank Development Marketplace, the GSBI Online strengthens the business model of early-stage social enterprise.
Read more: http://www.scu-social-entrepreneurship.org/gsbi-online