Clean Environment Awards Gala, 2013

de | October. 16, 2013 | Awards Gala, News

ECOTIC, Alucro, the National Association for Consumer Protection and Promotion of Programs and Strategies in Romania and, under the auspices of the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, is holding the fifth edition of the Awards Gala for a Clean Environment!

The Clean Environment Awards Gala is a form of recognition and promotion of environmental protection campaigns. Thus, the organizers award each year the best projects and examples of good practices designed to improve environmental conditions in local communities, as well as social responsibility programs developed by companies, public institutions and non-governmental organizations.

Starting with 2009, the Clean Environment Awards Gala brought together laureates from both business - Rompetrol, Vodafone Romania, Siemens Romania - from educational institutions, military units, but also environmental NGOs, such as Let's Do It, Romania. Any legal entity in Romania has the possibility to be part of the winners of the Gala, the condition being that the project carried out should aim at environmental protection.

This year's edition takes place on the online platform dedicated to the Clean Environment Awards Gala, hosted here. The projects were registered following the transmission on dedicated email addresses of the form available here and on The form included the description of the project dedicated to environmental protection or accountability, but also contact details of the organizers of the project proposed for registration in the Awards Gala for a Clean Environment. Registrations were made between October 21 and December 05, 2013.

The organizers want this year to highlight new initiatives, projects and relevant experiences in the field of environmental protection. The popularization of these practices brings closer to each of us the contribution of those actively involved in consolidating a responsible attitude towards the values ​​of the environment in which we live, these being examples to follow in the future.

The calendar of the Gala is as follows: 

  • Entries in the contest will be made until December 5, 2013;
  • The judging of the registered projects will take place between December 6 and 9, 2012, and the winners of the Clean Environment Awards Gala will be announced on December 10.
  • On December 12, 2013, the awards ceremony will take place during a festive gala.

The gallery of registered projects is available here:

001. NETWORK OF PROMOTERS FOR CLEAN VILLAGES - LADO (League for the Defense of Human Rights), Cluj Branch - details hereand the project website is here. 

002. „Every Can Counts„ You recycle, we reward you - Gymnasium School „Al. I. Cuza ”, Bacau - details here

003. Setters in Tara Hategului - an event for the Dinosaur Geopark and the Retezat National Park - Romanian Ecotourism Association (AER) - details here

004. School for a Green Romania - Zibo Help Association - details hereand the presentation clip is available here. 

005. THE WATER. PURPOSE, POWER, GAME. I care. Get involved too - "ALEXANDRU IOAN CUZA" Gymnasium School Bacau - details here

006. I Newma New Man for the Earth! I am a new man for the Planet! - Apa Nova Bucharest - details here

007. Together for the environment - Technical College "GRIGORE COBALCESCU" Moinesti - details here, and here you will find some project photos.

008. Collection of unused medicines from the population - Project carried out by the Galati Pharmaceutical Employers Association - details here 

009. Partnership for the elaboration of management plans / integrated management plans for protected areas belonging to the ecosystem complexes from the Lower Danube basin and the Ialomita and Calmatui tributary rivers (PARTMAP) - Ilfov Environmental Protection Agency -  details here 

010.  Integrated management plan and information, education and awareness campaign for the Natura 2000 Site Scrovistea ROSCI0224 and ROSPA0140 - Ilfov Environmental Protection Agency - details here

011. And I collect used vegetable oil separately! MARE NOSTRUM CONSTANTA Association - details here

012. Communities on the Move - Club Sportiv „Ulpianum” Oradea - details here 

013. Recycle! Respect nature! - Comprest and Alucro - details here  

014. THINK GREEN! - ecological education and social responsibility project - ASOCIATIA PROIECT PRO EUROPA - details here

015. Start to Green - Saint Stelian Association - details here 

016. Eco Educatia - “Avram Iancu” Secondary School, Bucharest, in partnership with ECOTIC and Junior Achievement - details here 

017. ecoTUR for paper - ECDL ROMANIA SA and the ECOTUR Tourism and Ecology Club - details here

018. Top ECO School - ECDL ROMANIA SA - details here

019.  Vacaresti Natural Park - Save the Danube and Delta Association - details here , and the project site is available here

020.  EcoAtitude = Responsibility, Information, Action - INFOMEDIU EUROPA & PARTENER'S - details here

021.  Proilavia Braila Tourism Club Association - We grow in the spirit of the Danube! - details here 

022. Recycling with ALTEX Romania - Altex Romania - details here

023. ECO Educatia - “Ion Creanga” Gymnasium School from Cluj, ECOTIC and Junior Achievement - details here

024. Let's Plant for the Planet - MaiMultVerde Association - details here

025. COLORED HOURS… GREEN! - Green & Wild Association - details here 

026. Recycle today, for your health tomorrow! - Botosani Children's Palace through the Environmental Protection Circle - details here


028. Freinet project of the 11th grade A - study trip and planting of seedlings at Varciorog Bihor - Gymnasium School Nr. XNUMX Oradea - details here

029. For a cleaner green - GYMNASIUM SCHOOL NO.18, TIMISOARA - details here

030. WE CAN RECYCLE AND WE CAN HELP - SUPERBON SRL with the support of CELESTICA ROMANIA - details here

031. BICYCLE BUSINESS - Junior Chamber Organization Bucharest - details here

032. April 22 - Earth Day - Gymnasium School Nr. 11, Oradea - details here

033. Green oasis for education - Agency for Environmental Protection Satu Mare - details here

034. PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT! GET INVOLVED! - ProCreditBank - details here

035. A green day - Eurofan Oil'91 (Petrom distributor) - details here

036. For children-For the future - SOLCONS (Petrom distributor) - details here

037. TOGETHER FOR A CLEANER CITY - NEUMAYER COMPANY (Petrom distributor) - details here

038. The man is re-greening the place! - Save the Danube and Delta Association - details here

039. RECYCLE - ViitorPlus - Association for Sustainable Development - details here

040. Learn to recycle! - Mega Image - dshow here

041. ecOprovocarea - ViitorPlus - Association for Sustainable Development - details here

042. Biodiversity School. Rare birds, butterflies and plants at the foot of Retezat - Association for the Falconry and Protection of Peregrinus Birds of Prey - details here

043. Pathways - Volunteering for the restoration of paths - ASOCIATIA ECOURI VERZI - details here


045. RECYCLING MAP - ViitorPlus - association for sustainable development - details here 

046. New construction materials obtained through the eco-sustainable recycling of industrial waste - EcoWASTES - "CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI" UNIVERSITY FROM TARGU JIU, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING - details here

047.  Little friends of nature - educational project - Gymnasium School Nr. 2 „Deacon Coresi” Braşov - details here

The jury that designates the winners of this edition is made up of representatives of the environmental authorities, representatives of the organizers, but also of

The prizes awarded to the winners consist of new electronic equipment.

The rules of the Gala are available here.

The project registration form is available here.

The press release given at the start of the competition is available here.

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Prizes in this edition will also be offered by:



Past editions of the Gala have meant:

In 2009, the first edition of this project took place, the winners being the "Cezar Nicolau" Agricultural School Group from Branesti with the "Nature Vie" program, Romtelecom SA with the "Adopta un rau" program and Realitatea Media SA, which developed the "Romania takes root" program ".

In 2010, 65 projects were registered, the winners being the VerdeCrud Media Production House, for the project "Eco Revolution", dedicated to students in Bucharest schools, in order to change the attitude towards the environment and to make participants responsible for protection the Association of Center of Excellence for Sustainable Development, for the project "Waste Museum" and the Agricultural College "Dimitrie Petrescu" from Caracal, for the project to promote environmental protection "Save nature!"

In 2011, the winners were School No. 109 - Serban Voda from Bucharest who developed the project “Schools for a green future”, Let's Do It organization, Romania! for the national cleaning project, Campulung Eco Technical College for the project “Nature resembles us, education differentiates us”, N. Balcescu School Group from Flamanzi, Botosani, for the project “A green drop for the blue planet”, School Nr. 12 Herastrau who developed the project "Pollution - a problem at any age". Mentions also received the projects: “Kids School” developed by Panasonic Romania, “IBM go green” - Valea Argovei, “Volunteering is gaining ground!” - made by the Technical College of Car Transports from Dr. Tr. Severin, Mehedinti County, "Keep Iasi clean!" - made by Touch, “World Cleaning Day” - School from Hantesti Commune, Suceava County, “Internships - investment for the future” - Technical College Nr. 2, Targu Jiu, Gorj county.

In 2012, Galai, the Grand Prize was won by Rompetrol for environmental protection initiatives carried out in the "Together for Everyone" project. The Excellence Award was given to Vodafone Romania for the environmental protection initiatives carried out in the "Electronic Invoice" project, the Eco Award was awarded to the "DP Martian" Economic College from Alba Iulia for the environmental protection initiatives carried out in the "PRONATURA 2012" project. Special prizes were won by the "Sfanta Maria" Special High School for the hearing impaired for environmental protection initiatives carried out in the "Green Space-Guarantee of Life" project and SIEMENS ROMANIA for environmental protection initiatives carried out in the "VICTORIA 20.20" project