Individuals or institutions are invited to nominate.
Individuals or institutions, governmental and non-governmental, academics, the public, corporate and private sector enterprises are all eligible for nomination. However self nominations will not be accepted.
The awards will be given to individuals or institutions with a proven record of achievements in one or other of the four categories listed.
Nominees should have contributed significantly to the long-term conservation and sustainable use of wetlands.
Special consideration will be given to those initiatives which might serve as inspirational and practical examples for others, and are replicable.
The awards will be presented at the National Wetlands Indaba annual conference in 28 October 2022, with one award being presented for each of the categories.