We're happy to announce the winners of the international video competition with the theme “Global Forest Fund – Makes the World a Better Place”. During the competition young professionals from South Africa, Montenegro, Portugal and South Korea created promotional videos for the Global Forest Fund (GFF), the Foundation for Environmental Education's (FEE) unique carbon offsetting scheme. The aim was to promote the GFF as an attractive tool for individuals, organisations and businesses to offset their carbon emissions.
Three prizes, each of 700 Euros, were awarded to:
Beatriz Ferrão de Magalhães Sousa, Mariana Filipa Carvalho de Oliveira, Pedro Augusto Rosa Silva Nonaka, Carolina Pereira Barbosa and Theresa Gomes Carneiro de Sousa from OFICINA-INA’s Professional School, Portugal.
The Environmental Inspectors: Ivo Fonseca, Beatriz Silva, Beatriz Marques and João Maia from OFICINA-INA’s Professional School, Portugal.
Petar Dzakovic, Luka Vucic, Jovana Golovic, Marko Pejanovic, Momcilo Pekic, Andjela Cizmovic, Danilo Grbovic, Masa Bubanja, Vukan Radunovic, Sava Radunovic, Vladimir Vujadinovic, Lidija Dzakovic from Montenegro.
The videos are an excellent example of how young professionals can use the skills they've developed in the YRE programme to make the world a better place.