Evening events

The LIFE Awards ceremony

Since its launch in 1992, LIFE – the EU funding instrument for the environment and climate action – has co-financed more than 4600 projects that have contributed to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental and climate policy and legislation. From among the projects completed in 2018, the LIFE Awards will reward the most successful ones achieving the greatest benefits for the environment, the conservation of nature and biodiversity and the fight against climate change.

Awards presented by:

Daniel Calleja Crespo, Director-General for Environment, European Commission

Yvon Slingenberg, Director of International, Mainstreaming & Policy Coordination, Directorate-General for Climate Action, European Commission

Jury members:

Adina-Ioana Valean, Chair of the EP Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, Member of the European Parliament

Fiona Harvey, Environment Correspondent, The Guardian

Giovanni Fili, CEO & Founder, Exeger Operations AB

Recording of the session


Katrina Sichel, Wit and Word Communications