Judgement and Award Ceremony

Award ceremonies for the global contests were held around the world together with UNEP, FGPE and partners as a joint program with the government of countries where the major ceremony of "World Environment Day" was held.

Award ceremony of 15th competition in San Francisco, USA in 2006,

with Dr. Klaus Topher, Executive Director of UNEP, and Ms. Tomoko Yano, Secretary General of FGPE.

Award ceremony of 16th competition in Tromso, Norway in 2007,

with attendance of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway.

Award ceremony of 17th competition in Wellington, New Zealand in 2008,

with attendance of Her Excellency Ms. Helen Clark, Prime Minister of New Zealand.

(Left) Award ceremony of 18th competition in Daejun, South Korea in 2009

(Right) Award ceremony of 19th competition in Nagoya, Japan in 2010

(Left) Award ceremony of 19th competition in Nagoya

(Right) Award ceremony of 20th competition in Bandon, Indonesia in 2011

Award ceremony of 23rd competition in Nairobi, Kenya in 2014

with attendance of Her Excellency Mrs. Margaret Kenyatta, spouse of Kenyan President

It was held as a special program of the 1st UN Environmental Assembly

Award ceremony for the 21st contest Japanese division held in Tokyo



Judgments of international division also took place around the world at the partners place including UNEP, FGPE, Bayer and Nikon, together with their representatives.  Had a meeting after the judgment for reviewing and planning the future competition.

At UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.

At Headquarters of Bayer in Leverkusen in Germany.

More than 300,000 paintings from the 1st competition are stored in the institute as valuable collection for the research.

At Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN) in Kyoto, which is a special supporter of the competition.

At International House in Tokyo.

At Bayer Poland Branch in Warsaw.

Judgments for the Japanese division held at the offices of FGPE and partners, Nikon and Bayer Japan, in Tokyo.