Ms Prema Gopalan, Executive Director of SSP along with Prof. Vinod Chandra Menon received the UNFCCC’s Momentum for Change Award 2016 for “Creating a network of Rural Community Leaders Combating Climate Change”. The award was presented by Ms. Teresa Ribera Rodriguez, Chair of the Momentum for Change Advisory Panel in the presence of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon at the Momentum for Change: Women for Results, Showcase Event at the UN Climate Change Conference 2016 held at COP22, Marrakech, Morocco on November 16, 2016.
SSP won the 2016 United Nations Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activity Award (UNFCCC) for rural community leaders combating climate change in Morocco on November 16, 2016. Click here to read the booklet, profiling some of our exemplar Sakhis or women entrepreneurs who won it! download