The most common topics in the nominated projects of the competition Environmental Award of the Year 2010 were environmental education and sustainable lifestyle. The jury decided not to recognize a single candidate but recognized several outstanding nominees, who had noteworthy achievements in the fields of environmental conservation, protection, and awareness.

The category Environmental Award of the Year 2010

  • NGO JCI GO Koda – for making Lasnamäe greener and organizing a community tree planting event in Tondiloo park; prize 15,000 kroons
  • NGO Development Programme Centre EMI-ECO – for increasing the environmental awareness of Russian-speaking pensioners; prize 15,000 kroons

The category Small Environmental Award of the Year 2010

  • Tallinn Technical Gymnasium – for preparing bike racks from old car tyres; prize 10,000 kroons
  • Rakvere Nursery School Triin –for organizing a water and environment week in the nursery school; prize 10,000 kroons
  • Tallinna Nursery School Kiikhobu – for the project about children in the urban environment; prize 10,000 kroons
  • Tarvastu Nursery School Naeruvõru – for a musical fashion show MASU; prize 10,000 kroons.


Recognized with a letter of thanks

EMI-ECO and Tallinn Environment Department – Aegna nature house.