Biosphere Awards

The UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Awards recognise organisations and individuals working for a more sustainable Isle of Man.
The UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Awards recognise organisations and individuals working for a more sustainable Isle of Man.
  • Our 2021 awards

    We have awarded the UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Awards 2021. See here.

    The awards support the UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man’s aim of ‘Working Together for a Sustainable Future’.

    Our worthy winners were: Economy - Capital International Group; Education; Dawn Colley,Manx Wildlife Trust; Energy - The Children's Centre; Engagement and enjoyment - Lovely Greens; Environment - PlasticBusters.

    Winners' stories will inspire and educate others. Winners received hand crafted wooden trophies, will benefit from publicity and will be able to use a special award-winners’ logo on their websites and social media channels, demonstrating their commitment to a sustainable Isle of Man. They will also feature in the promotional video for next year’s awards.

    We launch next year's awards in spring 2022.

    If you have questions about the awards, email biosphere@gov.im or ring 01624 686080.

  • Video

    Watch a brief video of our 2021 awards ceremony, held on 4th October, 2021, at the Manx Museum.

GET INVOLVED

If you love the Isle of Man and want to help keep it special, there are a variety of ways to get involved in UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man projects. Here are a few suggestions.

Please help us spread the word about Biosphere Isle of Man!