Nominations invited for Environment Excellence Awards


KARACHI: National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) has invited nomination for 12th Annual Environment Excellence Awards (AEEA 2015) from industries and other business organizations following environment-friendly guidelines and performance to promote the cause of pollution-free environment.

This was announced by Presiden NFEH Naeem Qureshi in a meeting of NFEH Advisory Committee held at NFEH Office. He said awards were instituted 11 years ago and have elicited a very enthusiastic response from the industry. These awards have become the benchmark for the standards that need to be followed. The AEEA are designed to recognize and promote the organizations which make an outstanding contribution towards sustainable development.

He said a conference and colorful award ceremony will be held on 3nd week of August 2015 at a local hotel. Minister Climate Change Mushahidullah Khan, Provincial Minister for Environment, Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui and others diginitaries will attend the ceremony. An special edition of Monthly Energy Update Magazine will be highlighting the role of award winning organizations, and its copies would also be distributed among the participants.

On 12th Year celebrations, a environment gallery is being also organized. Environmental products will be displayed in the gallery. To appreciate civil society, media and environmentalist will be honored.

Interested organizations may submit their nomination by July 30, 2014 and for further information please log on www.nfeh.org.pk.