Association GERES

Prize and awards

Well-known for its approach and innovation, GERES has regularly won awards for its achievements.

2016

Finalist, World Habitat Awardswha

The Passive solar houses project in Afghanistan reached the finals despite competition. Organized by the Building and Social Housing Foundation, this award is made to projects offering innovative solutions for housing needs.


2015

Trophe AgonlinmiTrophy by the Beneficiaries of the Agonlin oil project

This trophy was offered at the end of the project to GERES Benin in 2015 as "Best NGO working in the Agonlin region to fight poverty and promote women's entrepreneurship". The award was handed to GERES during a public ceremony by the women from the Covè, Zangnanado and Zakpota communities in order to honor GERES Benin.

 


2014Energy globe awards

Energy Globe National Award

In recognition of the dissemination of a high-performance gas-fired bread oven in Morocco.

 

Ashden Awardashden

Sustainable Green Fuel Enterprise, a Cambodian social business which produces char-briquettes out of recycled waste, got rewarded by the prestigious International Ashden Award. An outstanding recognition for this innovative project launched in 2008 by GERES and PSE.

 


2013

Award for Special Contributions to the Sector (GACC)gacc

The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves(GACC), an initiative led by the United Nations Foundation, thanks GERES for its contribution to the sector and the organization of the Clean Cooking Forum, in march 2013, at Phnom Penh.

 


 2012

Energy Globe Awardega

 In recognition of the large-scale dissemination of the "New Lao Stove" improved stove project in Cambodia.

Women's prize, Poweo Foundation

Awarded to Juliette Ketehoundje, a beneficiary of the multifunction platforms component of the SETUP project in Benin, for her involvement in the creation of a women's group aiming to improve processing of their food crops.

 


2011

Finalist, World Habitat Awardwha

The Passive solar houses project in the Indian Himalayas reached the finals despite competition from 250 projects in 82 countries.
Organized by the Building and Social Housing Foundation, this award is made to projects offering innovative solutions for housing needs in both South and North.

SME prize at the 27th Admical Business Sponsorship Oscars

Admical awarded the prize to Enea Consulting for its "win-win" partnership with GERES on skills sponsorship.

International Convergences Award 2015convergence

Established in partnership with the European Commission, this award recognizes exemplary initiatives to roll back poverty and achieve the Millennium Development Goals.
On this basis, it was won by Enea Consulting for its skills sponsorship in the Passive solar houses project run by GERES in India.

Business Sponsorship Trophies for the Environment and Sustainable Development

> Special Jury Prizemdd
Organized by MEDDTL, this prize was awarded to GERES in recognition of the quality of its partnerships (particularly with the Macif and Poweo foundations, Société Générale, Enea Consulting, Legallais and Gaz et Electricité de Grenoble).

Global Net Forward Energy Award (PCIA)

The Partnership for Clean Indoor Air (PCIA) give the price in recognition of the dissemination of improved stoves project in Cambodia.

 


 2009

Ashden Awardashden

Won by the LIGHT project in the Indian Himalayas, which disseminates solar greenhouses to improve community food security. GERES received the award in London from his Royal Highness Prince Charles.

Energy Globe Award ega

In recognition of the energy efficiency in public buildings programme run in Afghanistan.

International Net Forward Energy Award (PCIA)

Given to Iwan Baskoro (GERES Cambodia)  by PCIA (Partnership for Clean Indoor Air)  “for consistently moving the discussions forward to seek opportunities and solutions for meeting the global challenge of providing cleaner, more efficient and safer cooking and heating technologies and fuels to improve the lives of millions of families around the world.”

 


 2008

Energy Globe Awardega

In recognition of the dissemination of improved stoves project in Cambodia.

 


2007

US Environmental Protection Agency Award

In recognition of all the activities carried out in Cambodia in the last 10 years.

International Results Award (PCIA)

The Partnership for Clean Indoor Air (PCIA) give the price in recognition of the dissemination of improved stoves project in Cambodia.

 


2006

Ashden Awardashden

In recognition of the dissemination of improved stoves project in Cambodia.