Global 500 Environmental Forum

Supporting Education, Equality, & Environmental Initiatives Across the World

1992–2022: Celebrating Our 50th Anniversary


Welcome to the Global 500 website. Please browse through our online directory, join us on Facebook and Twitter, and submit information for our newsletter. Our Laureates and the “Friends of the Global 500 Forum” are as active as ever. This website serves as a conduit to share their achievements, projects, and programs. We invite your collaboration with the Global 500 Forum and hope to hear about your activities and programs. If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

About the Global 500 Award

The Global 500 Award was launched in 1987 by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to recognize and honor environmental and humanitarian achievement. Prominent award winners include Jimmy Carter, Wangari Maathai, Jane Goodall, and The World Wildlife Fund. The award recognized individuals of all ages and organizations of any size.

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