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Call for Submissions – 2008 Dubai Awards

Local governments are invited to apply for the 2008 Dubai International Award for Best Practices to Improve the Living Environment. The purpose of the award is to highlight the unique and sustainable best practices intended to improve living conditions in urban and rural areas in different parts of the world, and to disseminate information on them. The award recipient receives a monetary award of $US 30,000, in addition to a certificate and a trophy. The Dubai Municipality will cover the expenses of inviting up to two representatives of each winning organization to attend the award distribution ceremony. The deadline for submissions is 31 March 2008.  Those that send their submissions before 31 January 2008 will receive feedback on the status of their respective submissions. For more information, please visit the Award website at www.bestpractices.org.