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Call for applications to the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize
Posted: 2011-07-27 Type: News
The World Water Council and the City of Kyoto invite grassroots organisations from developing countries to submit their candidatures for the 3rd edition of the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize.
During the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille, the award of JP¥3,000,000 will be given to the winning organisation whose grassroots activities work towards addressing critical water needs of communities and regions.
These activities may include projects, awareness-raising campaigns and promotion of participatory process on water-related issues such as water supply and sanitation, water-related diseases, irrigation, drainage, dams, river and lake basins, wetlands, groundwater, poverty, gender and/or ethnic equity, capacity building, community participation, poverty reduction and more. Deadline for applications is extended to 15 August 2011. Apply for the Prize on the Japan Water Forum website.