The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity (International Award)

The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity (International Award)

In 2010, the "International Year of Biodiversity," the AEON Environmental Foundation commemorated its 20th anniversary by creating "The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity." The award has since been held once every two years, in even-numbered years.

Organized by

AEON Environmental Foundation

Sponsored by

Ministry of Environment in Japan

Applicant eligibility

Candidates recommended online by members of the general public or by experts in relevant fields

Eligible activities

Everyone contributing to conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in the field of practical action, science, policy or public awareness

Award Content

The three winners will each receive a wooden plaque, commemorative items, and USD 100, 000.

The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity details