|Awards for Excellence in Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation|
The Earth Care Awards are an effort to recognize excellence in initiatives to counter climate change and recognize efforts towards mitigation and adaptation projects by industries, communities and individuals. Projects include innovations for climate protection, emission reduction in small and medium enterprises, emission reduction in large scale industries, and community based mitigation and adaptation to climate change with respect to water resources, land use, land use change and forestry. Applications are open for projects from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. The application deadline is 31 July 2013.