Habitat for Humanity International is launching of one of the most awaited events at the Asia-Pacific Housing Forum! This year’s Innovation Awards will recognize groundbreaking affordable housing innovations in the policy, program and sheltertech categories.
Finalists will receive an expenses-paid trip to Suwon, South Korea, to attend the Asia-Pacific Housing Forum, network with key housing decision-makers, and showcase their innovation to a live audience and a panel of expert judges. Prior to that, they will receive presentation coaching and have their work featured across Habitat for Humanity’s regional audiences. Winners will receive a cash prize of US$ 6,000!
The Awards invite applicants in the following areas:
Policy: Public Sector Housing Solutions
Program: Civil Society Housing Impact
Sheltertech: Private Sector Technology
They are also having the Special Award on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), supported by EU SWITCH-Asia, which recognizes an initiative that integrates sustainability considerations in an exemplary way. SCP emphasizes the provision of products and services and enabling of lifestyles that minimize environmental impacts while maximizing social and economic benefits.
Among the finalists, the most innovative, scalable solution on sustainable housing will be awarded the Sustainable Consumption and Production Award. Supported by EU SWITCH-Asia, the award underlines the principles of SCP, an instrumental approach in Asia’s rapidly growing economy.
The winner will receive targeted communication support by EU SWITCH-Asia
The winner will be promoted by EU SWITCH-Asia and Habitat for Humanity targeting their specific audience
The winner will also be featured at a high-level EU / networking event in Asia or Europe, where they will be invited as a (in person or virtual) participant or contributor.
Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to contribute to the affordable housing sector and gain recognition for your work. Applications are open until August 20!