Keeping you up-to-date on the latest news and events of interest to the Momentum for Change community

Check Out Our New Interactive Report

We are pleased to launch a new interactive, online report that showcases the winners of the 2016 Momentum for Change Award. This report brings their projects to life through compelling data-driven stories.

Thirteen winners from various countries were awarded as Lighthouse Activities last year, demonstrating that diverse solutions from addressing drought in the Sahara to crowdfunding for solar energy to putting a price on carbon are making a difference. 

Two Lighthouse Activities win the 2017 UN Equator Prize
Join is in congratulating the partners of two lighthouse activities, Alliance for International Reforestation (AIR) - Guatemala and Swayam Shikshan Prayog (SSP) - India, for winning the 2017 UN Equator Prize!
 
The Equator Initiative brings together the UN, governments, civil society, businesses, and grassroots organizations to recognize and advance local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities.
 
The Equator Prize is awarded biennially, and recognizes and advances local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. 
Stay Tuned: Winners of 2017 Momentum for Change Award Announced Soon!
We are excited to announce the winners of the 2017 Momentum for Change Award this October. Patricia Espinosa, the UN Climate Change Executive Secretary, will host a special event to announce the 2017 Lighthouse Activity winners.

Keep an eye on the UN Climate Change Newsroom for the official announcement of the 2017 Momentum for Change Award next month.