| Sectors: Climate action, UN
| Granting entities: UN Climate Change’s Momentum for Change initiative
| Deadline: 30 April
| Type of support: Awards
| Funding/benefits: Participation at the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, in November 2021; Access to policy makers and potential funders during the conference; Public recognition by the UN Climate Change secretariat; Public relations support and media training; marketing materials, including promotional videos;
| Applicants: Organizations, communities, cities, businesses, universities, governments
| Locations: Global
Synopsis: Spearheaded by UN Climate Change’s Momentum for Change initiative, the UN Global Climate Action Awards shine a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people around the world are doing to tackle climate change.
Three key areas:
CLIMATE NEUTRAL NOW: Recognizing efforts by individuals, companies and governments that are achieving real results in transitioning to climate neutrality.
FINANCING FOR CLIMATE FRIENDLY INVESTMENT: Recognizing successful financial innovations and funding mechanisms that are unlocking climate finance and building capacity.
CLIMATE LEADERS: Recognizing transformational efforts by governments at all levels (national, provincial, state, city, town) that are moving the needle on climate change.
Link to application here.