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RCE Award for Innovative Projects in Education for Sustainable Development

The RCE Service Centre is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 RCE Award for Innovative Projects in ESD in the three categories (1) Outstanding Flagship Project, (2) Acknowledged Flagship Project, and (3) Honourable Mention.


Outstanding Flagship Project:

RCE Srinagar - Climate smart and disaster resilient communities in the Indian Himalayan region

Project type: Community engagement


Acknowledged Flagship Project:

RCE Okayama - Okayama Creature Village Project

Project type: Capacity development


Honourable Mention:

RCE Greater Dhaka – Whole-institutional approach of RCE Greater Dhaka through water reuse, biodiversity conservation, and youth mobilization in commitment to the GAP on ESD

Project type: Transformative learning and research for sustainable development


The RCE Award honours RCEs that have made outstanding contributions to sustainable practices and have influenced and strengthened various education and sustainability efforts.


To read about all 10 projects and awardees, follow this link.



Contact Information:

United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)

5-53-70 Jingumae Shibuya-ku,

Tokyo 150-8925 Japan

Phone: +81 3 5467 1212

Fax: +81 3 3499 2828