Transformational Country Green Champion Award won by Seychelles’ PS Wills Agricole
Seychelles’ Principal Secretary for Energy and Climate Change, Wills Agricole, who is with the Seychelles delegation at COP25/Blue COP UN Climate Conference now taking place in Madrid Spain, won one of the six Green Climate Fund (GCF) first ever Green Champion Awards in the Transformational Country Green Champion category last Friday 6th December, 2019!
This is another win for Seychelles. There were five other categories:
1. Climate Youth Champion
2. Climate Gender Champion
3. Climate Community Champion
4. Climate Entrepreneur Champion
5. Climate Lifetime achievement Champion
The Award recognizes and promotes the most noteworthy and successful efforts and initiatives to combat climate change, through concerted environmental, social and business-led commitments.
Lorna Regina Bautista Legarda, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Philippines, presented the Transformational Country Champion award to Wills Agricole, Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change Seychelles.
Accepting the award, PS Agricole expressed pride in the country’s climate action thus far.