The World Habitat Awards is given to housing projects and approaches are sought that demonstrate practical, innovative and sustainable solutions to current housing issues faced by countries all around the world, can be transferred or adapted for use as appropriate, are already being implemented or are completed ie not at design stage or very early stages of development, view the term habitat from a broad perspective and bring other benefits as well, such as energy or water saving, income generation, social inclusion, community and individual empowerment, health benefits, capacity building or education.
The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival is a programming-driven, competitive event bringing the best films and books on mountains and the spirit of adventure from around the world to the mountain town of Banff, Alberta.
The Festival provides an opportunity for filmmakers and writers to meet and exchange ideas through the provision of seminars, on-demand screening facilities and social gatherings.
The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival celebrates mountain literature and film, bringing together filmmakers, writers, publishers, editors, photographers, athletes, adventurers, and – of course – readers. Prizes will be awarded in each of the following categories: Adventure Travel, Mountain Fiction & Poetry, Mountain Literature, Mountain Environment & Natural History, Mountain Guidebook, Mountain Image, and Mountaineering Article.
Digital Impact Grants aim to support research, prototypes, and shared learning that can help donors and social sector organizations use digital data safely, ethically, and effectively to improve their work.
The Fund offers grants for projects in developing countries dealing with critically endangered species, with a special focus on the tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America. Grants do not exceed US$ 25.000 or € 25.000.