Cléofécélia, winner of the International Terre de Femmes Award 2021 from the Yves Rocher Foundation, lists, preserves and disseminates knowledge about seeds and local seeds to save a whole section of the plant and cultural heritage of the Andes.
In 2019, the Fondation Yves Rocher launched a new Terre de Femmes Award : the International Award.
The aim : to reward women citizen of this beautiful planet who are working to preserve it. The International Award is a thematic award that is redefined each year.
10 000 € grant.
Despite the sensitivity, pragmatism and expertise of women are qualities that shine through on the ground despite the sometimes challenging conditions, paving the way for innovative possibilities, fostering a new sense of community and encouraging inventive, groundbreaking forms of cooperation in favor of biodiversity.
Because protecting the future starts today and because tackling the climate emergency requires every ounce of energy and drive out there, we launched our International Award so that all women around the world working to protect the environment could step forward.
The call for applications is open to women worldwide from 15 September to 15 November 2021.
The contest is open to women all over the world and the Foundation’s endowment amounts to €10,000.
Applications files are available in 3 languages. Click on the flag to download it: