“Winner of Oslo Miljøpris 2017, Kaja Ahnfeldt with Mayor of Oslo, Marianne Borgen. Photo: Jan Zander, Agency for Urban Environment, Oslo Municipality“
Each year Oslo kommune hands out Oslo’s’ Environmental Prize. The prize is created to stimulate and reward innovation and efforts in environmental in the task to make Oslo greener and more environmentally friendly. The prize can be given to the citizens, organizations, corporations or startups.
The deadline for nominating your candidate is the 13th of April 2018.
Oslo’s environmental prize will be handed out to someone who by their effort for the environment in Oslo can be presented as a role model for others by:
With environmental effort, we mean efforts that can improve our physical environment like for example:
The Oslo Environmental Prize cannot be given to service functions in the Municipality of Oslo, but credit can be given to especially great environmental projects in own organization.
The winner receives 50.000 nok. A second place with sincere recommendation will be rewarded 10.000 NOK. Both winners will receive a framed diploma. The prize will be handed out in Oslo City Hall Friday the 1st of June during Bymiljøkonferansen.
The prize was handed out for the first time in 1998, then under the name “Oslo Bymiljøpris”.
The jury consists of 5 people. The members of the jury are obligated to:
Kari-Anne Isaksen, secretary to the vice mayor of department of environment and transport
Agency for Urban Environment in Oslo municipality functions as a secretariat for the jury work.