Cash Prizes For Going Green

For the first time in Lebanon, GreenMind, a Lebanese non-governmental organization organizesthe Green Mind Award for the
 promotion of sustainability practices and with the aim to encourage green best practice amongst public and private sector.


The winners of the award will be announced and receive their trophy and monetary prizes in the manner of Academy Awards® and Oscars® at a Gala night.The Gala night will include a Green Carpet to feature eco-friendly dresses and hair styles from renowned regional designers and stylists.The event will be held on November 16th 2012,


The Award prizes comprise:

. A Trophy: for the first prize and for runners-up
. A certificate: for first prize and for runners-up
. A monetary prize of $5,000 only for the first prize winner categories: Students,
Journalists and NGOs
. Matching with Venture Capital Angels


The Award categories are:

. The Green Technology Award
. The Green Education Award
. The Green Media Award
. The Green Reach Award (Journalist/Blogger)
. The Green Individual Award
. The Green Resources Award
. The Green Community Award
. The Green Innovation Award


Migration to cities is increasing so much that, by 2050, the UN predicts that approximately two thirds of the world’s population will be living in cities.


  • A fundraising event, entitled Think Green, will be held by Zero Waste ACT for all its business members on September, 10,2013, at WHITE, Dora.
  • The Green Mind Association invited all Green Mind Award Participants, finalists, runner ups and winners to the GREEN MIND DAY on  Jan-16-2013 in Beirut, to create a platform where interested Venture Capital and Potential Investors met with participants.
  • A green initiative launched by Ashrafieh 2020 project aims to transform Ashrafieh into a tranquil and unpolluted area.Green spaces allow residents to walk and ride bicycles.




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