Nomination Call for UNESCO-Hamdan Prize 2015-2016
The fourth edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers has opened the call for nominations. The prize is awarded every second year and recognises initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to developing countries and to marginalised and disadvantaged communities. The Prize of $300 000 will be divided between three winners. Candidates may be individuals representing institutions or organisations; international or national governmental or non-governmental organisations (NGOs); educational or research institutions and local/national/regional communities. Deadline for nomination is October 31, 2015 and they should be sent by post or directly to the Secretariat.