Environment and Climate Action
The Maldives Australia Alumni executive committee attended the contract signing ceremony of the two groups awarded grant and represent the Maldivian alumni in the Australia Awards South and West Asia 2018 Regional Alumni Workshop titled “Australia Awards Alumni as Champions for the Environment and Climate Action”
These workshops are an opportunity for alumni to present their work, share their experiences with peers formally and informally, and build and strengthen relevant professional networks across the region.
The workshop involve provision of small grants to alumni groups to implement projects on environmental protection and climate action, as well as the presentation of the outcomes of their projects and attending a professional development activity (masterclasses, innovation tours, mentoring).
A small ceremony to sign the contract was held at Salt Restaurant on 5th June 2018 at 9:00pm.