Has the individual’s work had a measurable and significant impact on improving the environment or addressing environmental issues? This could include things like reducing pollution, protecting endangered species, or increasing the use of renewable energy.
Has the individual used creative approaches to address environmental issues, such as by developing new technologies, implementing innovative solutions, or finding new ways to engage and educate others about environmental topics?
Has the individual demonstrated strong leadership skills and have they been able to inspire and mobilise others to take action on environmental issues?
Commitment to the environment
Has the individual shown a long-term commitment to environmental causes and has their work been sustained over a period of time?
Has the individual worked with local communities to address environmental issues, such as by collaborating on conservation projects, engaging in environmental education, or advocating for policy changes?
Walking the talk
Has the individual demonstrated a commitment to living a sustainable lifestyle and reducing their own environmental impact or inspiring others to reduce their impact on the environment?
Has the individual taken a leadership role in advocating environmental issues, such as by speaking out about the importance of protecting natural resources or pushing for policy changes that support sustainability?
Has the individual’s work been guided by sound scientific research and principles, and have they contributed to the advancement of scientific understanding of environmental issues?
Has the individual made a significant contribution to environmental education and awareness, through writing, research, teaching, or other forms of outreach?
Has the individual’s work been designed in a way that allows it to be replicated or scaled up to have a larger impact on environmental issues?