Conservation Awards 2018 | WWF

Conservation Awards 2018


WWF Nepal marks 25 years of its establishment of office in 2018. With special focus on wildlife, forests, climate and energy, and freshwater, WWF Nepal works towards conserving nature through a combination of actions on the ground, national and international advocacy work to establish appropriate policies, and international campaigns to highlight and demonstrate solutions to crucial environmental challenges.

To mark the 25th Anniversary, WWF Nepal has reinstituted and welcomes nominations for Conservation Awards 2018. Organizations and individuals can nominate one or more individuals and/or organizations working in the field of conservation and natural resource management for the awards. The nominations will need to reflect illustrious accomplishments and innovations in the areas of biodiversity conservation, addressing climate change and pollution, sustainable development, environment education, policy and advocacy, media and journalism, youth in conservation and other related fields.

Up to five recipients of the Conservation Awards will be selected from the nominations received by an independent selection panel that comprises of an eminent group of experts from diverse sectors. The awardees receive citations and cash prizes - Rs. 50,000 for individuals and Rs. 100,000 for organizations.

Nominations should be submitted to the following address (either hard copy or electronic copy): The form is available for download.

Conservation Awards 2018
c/o WWF Nepal
PO Box: 7660
Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal

Deadline for submission: 16 April 2018

Detailed information are available at the following addresses (for those outside the valley) :

Langtang National Park and Buffer Zone Support Project
Rasuwa, Tel: 010- 540130, 670187
Terai Arc Landscape – Corridors & Bottleneck Restoration Project
Kohalpur, Tel: 081 – 541752/753
Terai Arc Landscape - Protected Area and Buffer Zone Support Project
Chitwan, Tel: 056- 561296
Chitwan Annapurna Landscape
Pokhara, Tel: 061- 535548