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Greening the Islands and Green Destinations announce a new partnership to support islands as sustainable tourism destinations

Good practices are helping islands move towards higher self-sufficiency and sustainability Malta, May 24, 2021 – The 13th of May Greening the Islands held a webinar to launch the 7th edition of the GTI Awards , the internationally recognized contest that gathers good practices and innovations on islands to give them public visibility globally and foster their replication. …

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Sustainable evolution of islands needs strong partnership between public and private sectors but building awareness among the local population is essential

3 projects selected as winners of Greening the Islands Awards Special prize for Boracay island Greening the Islands conference, Minorca 17-18 May 2018 Minorca, 18 May 2018 – Removing administrative barriers, creating strong public-private partnerships and increasing awareness among residents about the need for new approaches are key steps to making islands sustainable in terms …

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European Commission to jump start decarbonisation of 1,000 small islands with “lighthouse” projects and EU secretariat

Sicily’s Favignana puts itself forward as one of 10 projects for EU initiative 3 projects selected as winners of Greening the Islands Awards Favignana, Italy, 6 November 2017 – Islands stand as proof of how the energy transition can be a driver of economic development, creating local jobs, offering new business opportunities and supporting the …

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Final days to submit innovative, sustainable projects for Greening the Islands Awards

In the run-up to the 4th Greening the Islands International Conference, the deadline for taking part in the Greening the Islands awards is fast approaching. Now is the time to present viable, innovative initiatives supporting island sustainability in the areas of renewable energy and energy efficiency, mobility and water. The deadline for this year’s awards is …

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Islands take the lead on circular economy. Three projects win the 2nd Greening The Islands Awards, spotlighted for their replicability on other islands

Awards given to Ta’u project with Tesla in the American Samoa islands, a centre for awareness about water resources on Malta and the adoption of Zero Motorcycles’ electric bikes by a local police force. Gran Canaria and Milan, 6 December 2016 – Small islands provide a natural laboratory for the circular economy, according to the …

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