WIN WIN GOTHENBURG SUSTAINABILITY AWARD
The world’s leading sustainability award aims to recognise and support outstanding contributions from around the world.
Our goal is to stimulate creativity and achieve lasting synergies as we strive to strike the right balance between ecological, environmental and social needs.
The prize has been presented in Gothenburg since 2000.
Any organisation, movement, business, group of people or individual whose work has resulted in greater change and contributed to a more sustainable future. The theme for 2021 is anti-corruption and the jury is currently going through the list of nominees. Read more about the theme here.
WIN WIN GOTHENBURG SUSTAINABILITY AWARD
WIN WIN Gothenburg Sustainability Award is a non-profit organisation financed by the City of Gothenburg, Region Västra Götaland and several member organisations and companies. You can learn more about our members under Partners. The winners of the award are appointed by an independent jury.
Our office is located at the Gothenburg Centre for Sustainable Development (GMV). GMV is a co-operation platform for sustainable development and environmental research mandated by both Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg.
The present secretariat consists of:
Nathalie Bödker-Lund, Head of Operations
Lovisa Ralpher, Project Manager
Erik Sellgren, Head of Communications
Staffan Alfredsson, Finances & Communication
Lisa Kolarby, Project Coordinator
Martha Tedla, Communications Officer
Each jury consists of seven members that together represent a wide range of experience, from the business community to academia and the public sector, and all hold great knowledge within the field of sustainability.
The WIN WIN Award jury
Chair: Emma Dalväg, Coest AB
Jury members: Anna Lidström, Jörgen Larsson, Sverker Jagers, Susanne Ekstedt and Jill Bederoff.
Expert advisor 2021: Aksel Sundström, Associate Professor and Senior Lecturer in Political Science at the University of Gothenburg
The WIN WIN Youth Award jury
Chair: Ahmed Al-Qassam, Friluftsfrämjandet
Jury members: Mia Edofsson, Ludwig Bengtsson Sonesson, Viveca Reimers, Alexina Thorén Williams, Ingmar Rentzhog and Eva Eiderström.
Expert advisor 2021: Dragana Davidovic, PhD Candidate at the Department of Political Science at University of Gothenburg
Fredrika Andersson is a Political Science and Development Studies student passionate about the empowerment of young people and the need to take action for sustainability at all levels. She combines the two in her role as (one of two) Swedish Youth Representative to the UN Climate Conference COP26, in which she is committed to amplifying the voices of the young climate movement. Having experience from youth-centered projects in Sweden as well as in Colombia she is an advocate for global action at the local level.
The jury selection committee is responsible for making sure the WIN WIN jury consists of knowledgeable and qualified members.
The jury selection committee consists of:
Rebecka Jorquera Hallén, Head of Operations at Agenda 2030 West.
Jonas Wilhelmsson, Head of Innovation and Sustainability at Ericsson Göteborg.
Sara Pettersson, Planning Officer Environment and Climate at the City of Gothenburg.
Filip Eklund, Sustainability Strategist at Göteborg & Co.
Ann-Christin Sande, CEO at Gunnebo Slott.
Else Ingeborn, former Global Client Executive at SEB.
The board is made up of representatives from our members. Three representatives from the City of Gothenburg, two representatives from the Region Västra Götaland and two representatives from our other partner companies and organisations.
The present board consists of:
Chairperson: Emmyly Bönfors (C), municipal commissioner in the City of Gothenburg.
Vice chairperson: Kerstin Lindeberg Göransson, Akademiska Hus
Other board members: Karin Pleijel (MP), municipal commissioner in the City of Gothenburg, Magnus Berntsson (KD), chairperson of the environmental committee, the Region Västra Götaland, Evalena Öman (V), 2nd vice chairperson of the environmental committee, the Region Västra Götaland, Gustaf Göthberg (M), chairperson of the permit committee at the environmental administration of the City of Gothenburg, Eva Halvarsson, CEO the Second AP Fund and Jonas Solehav, Senior Sustainability Advisor at SEB.
Are you interested in being a part of the WIN WIN organisation? If we have any opportunities available we will list it below. If we don’t have any current opportunities available, feel free to send a general application to firstname.lastname@example.org