Keeping you up-to-date on the latest news and events of interest to the Momentum for Change community
Don't Miss Out! Submit Your Climate Action Project by 30 April
There is one month left to apply to become a 2018 Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activity. If you haven't done so already, be sure to nominate your climate action project for a chance to have it showcased at the UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland, this December. We want to hear from you!

To learn more and apply, please visit Applications are being accepted until 23:59 GMT on 30 April 2018.
Not sure how to get started? Watch our screencast below to take a 7-minute tour of the application process with step-by-step instructions.

How to Apply for the 2018 Momentum for Change Awards
Celebrating the Importance of Forests and Water

Last week, we celebrated International Day of Forests (21 March) and World Water Day (22 March).  The importance of both of these days is reflected in the work of the many Momentum for Change winners - known as Lighthouse Activities - that focus on protecting forests and providing clean water.
On International Day of Forests, countries are encouraged to undertake local, national and international efforts to organize activities involving forests and trees, such as tree planting campaigns. Learn about action already underway below:  
World Water Day is about focusing attention on the importance of water. Damaged ecosystems affect the quantity and quality of water available for human consumption. Today, 2.1 billion people live without safe drinking water at home; affecting their health, education and livelihoods.
Learn how several initiatives are ensuring that people have access to safe water below:  
For a closer look at more of our Lighthouse Activities, take a look at our latest interactive annual report.
Applications for the 2018 Momentum for Change Awards are being accepted until 30 April 2018 at: