13/11/17 We can now reveal that this year's winner is: Edgar Edmund Tarimo, for the creation of Green Venture Recycles! He is praised for his inventiveness in showing how plastic bags can be transformed into durable building blocks through a cheap and sustainable process. Congratulations to you! Edgar is coming to Sweden for the award ceremony 22th November.
07/11/17 Introducing the finalists of 2017! What does an inventor from Tanzania, a jewelry designer from Kenya and two UN speakers from Bali have in common? They have all found new smart ways to reduce the environmental impact of plastics. They are also among the finalists of the Children’s Climate Prize 2017. See all finalist videos and read the jury’s motivations below. Read our press release here.
26/10/17 It's official! Eric Saade, who has been the swedish Eurovision Song Contest representant, will be joining us at the award ceremony the 22 November. We are also proud to welcome the pop artist Mariette and moreover - the ceremony will be hosted by Farzad Farzaneh, a loved Swedish host of popular childrens radio and TV shows. Press release in Swedish.
16/10/17 Last year's winner, this year's honorary guest; Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is coming to Södertälje, Sweden for the Children’s Climate Prize 2017!
02/10/17 This year's jury meeting! Chairman of the jury, Johan Kuylenstierna, and the other jury members have now agreed on the finalists for 2017! All the finalists and the winner will be officially announced in November. Get the latest updates live in your feed - follow Children’s Climate Prize on facebook and instagram!
30/09/17 Nomination closed.