Last updated: 07 Oct 2021

Find here information on ongoing environmental contests launched by our partners.

GEO Art Competition: Mother Earth, I See You, I Hear You, I Feel You

With the first-ever art competition of the Group on Earth Observations, everyone is invited to share through art what you See, Hear and Feel living in your community, or your town, or your country, or our beautiful Mother Earth. You  can send images of your sketch, drawing, painting, photograph or video to show how you connect with the theme.

Three distinguished judges will select the winners of this first ever GEO Art Competition. Winners will be announced on 26 November 2021 during the closing ceremony of GEO Week 2021. Exciting awards await our winning artists! All entries will be displayed in GEO’s “Observing the Earth” FlipBook to promote our understanding of our planet Earth.

To enter the contest:

  • It must be an original work of art.
  • The artwork must be related to the theme of the competition.
  • Photographs, paintings, digital art, mixed media and short videos are accepted.
  • A short abstract should accompany your artwork describing its connection to the theme of the competition.
  • Artwork that has won in a previous competition may not be resubmitted.
  • All work must be available in high resolution.

Submit your entry by November 15, at midnight CEST, via this online form. Visit for more information.

Concours Nature en ville 2022: “La biodiversité, ça change la ville!”

Le Concours Nature en ville donne les moyens de passer à l’action à ceux qui souhaitent favoriser la nature et le bien-être des habitants dans l’espace urbain!

  • Le Prix Nature en ville, doté d’un montant de CHF 30’000.- réparti entre les lauréats, offre un soutien financier pour la concrétisation de projets innovants favorisant la nature en ville;
  • La Distinction Nature en ville vient quant à elle à honorer des réalisations exemplaires de par leurs qualités de conception et de mise en œuvre.

Toute personne, entreprise, association, coopérative, commune, institution publique ou/et parapublique présentant un projet sur le territoire du Grand Genève peut participer au concours Nature en ville en soumettant un dossier de candidature d’ici au 30 avril 2022.