Stockholm Junior Water Prize in Nigeria

posted Oct 21, 2009, 8:58 AM by Gihan Soliman   [ updated May 1, 2015, 9:48 AM ]

Registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria, PAVE has signed an Agreement of Cooperation with the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) in Sweden as the National Organiser in Nigeria for the Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) for the period 2015-2017.

The responsibility of PAVE under the agreement includes: to organise each year starting 2015 a national Stockholm Junior Water Prize competition in Nigeria (SJWP Nigeria); to finance the national competition through the engagement of sponsors; and to select students to represent the winning project in the International Final in Stockholm.

Other responsibilities of the organisation include: to pay for the finalist travelling and accompany them to the International Final in Stockholm; to appoint a National Jury; and to inform SIWI about members of the National Jury.