Worldaware Business Awards - Press Releases

Worldaware Business Awards 2004

Two hundred people attended the Worldaware Business Awards last Thursday, 22nd January at the Royal Society, London SW1 celebrating entrepreneurship and contributions to the community in developing countries... read full release

Renewable Energy System Scoops Worldaware Award for Innovation

Design engineers, Ove Arup Zimbabwe, have won the Innovation category of the Worldaware Business Awards for the Vawtex (vertical axis wind turbine extractor) ... read full release

A Little Can Make a Big Difference

The Worldaware Business Awards recognises the contribution commercial activity can make to sustainable growth in developing countries ... read full release

Worldaware Business Awards Recognises Unique Eco-tourist project

Shompole is an upmarket safari destination with a difference. Art of Ventures have established this beautiful lodge in Kenya with a novel shareholding agreement with the local Maasai community. It is a worthy winner of The Trade Partners Award for Small Businesses in Africa ... read full release

Scheme providing economists to developing Commonwealth countries wins Worldaware award

The Overseas Development Institute Fellowship Scheme is celebrating the beginning of its fortieth year of enabling young postgraduate economists to work in the public sectors of developing countries by winning the Worldaware Award for Capacity Building in the Commonwealth, sponsored by the DTI... read full release

Pedals For Progress win not-for-profit category in Worldaware Business Awards

In some countries the ownership of a bicycle, can make all the difference to the individual's chance of a successful life. Worldaware has selected Pedals for Progress as the winner in its Not-for-Profit category of its annual Business Awards... read full release

Worldaware Business Awards special commendations and runnersup

The judges in the Worldaware Business Awards selected two projects to receive special commendations: the Aga Khan University, Pakistan and GVM from India... read full release

Daventry charity recognised for its groundbreaking project to support African healthworkers

Single-mindedly addressing one of the long-term systemic weaknesses in the provision of health care in Africa, Riders for Health has come up with absolutely the right solution for it - reliable and appropriate transport. As a result they were awarded the P&O Nedlloyd Award for Infrastructure in this year's Worldaware Business Awards on January 29... read full release

Worldaware recognises Thailand TESOL for outstanding contribution to effective transfer of English language skills

Thailand TESOL, a non-profit and non-political organisation which promotes English language teaching practice in Thailand, has won the British Council Award for the Effective Transfer of English Language Skills... read full release

Is Business Rising to the challenge of Fair trade

Worldaware Business Awards Recognises Major Supermarket Chain ... read full release