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Green Solutions Awards 2022-2023: time to apply!

The applications for the Green Solutions Awards 2022-2023 are open!

Sustainbale City by France is a partner of the Green Solutions Awards, organized by Construction21. 

You have sustainable projects and you want to make them known? Apply! Registration for the 9 th edition is now open. You have until February 28, 2023 to participate. As a result, there will be visibility at different scales for all the projects in the running, the actors involved, and opportunities forshowcasing (conference talks, webinars, radio broadcasts, etc.).

The Green Solutions Awards reward exemplary achievements and best practices to inspire professionals and accelerate the reduction of carbon emissions. 

3 types of projects can apply: 


(tertiary, housing, schools, public buildings…) new or renovated, delivered and equipped with a strong sustainable approach.


blocks, eco-neighborhoods, campuses, hospitals, etc. 


and best practices in major projects and services related to the city: green energy, water cycle, shared gardens, responsible mobility, circular economy.

How to apply?

All you have to do is publish a case study, i.e. a detailed file online – on the Construction21 platform of the country in which your project is located or on the international platform if there is no existing platform by ticking the box to participate in the “Green Solutions Awards 2022-2023” contest.

You will be accompanied by the Construction21 team to best present your application.

Participation is free.

You have until February 28, 2023 to participate


The prices

To apply, all you have to do is enter the type of project (Building, District or Infrastructure) and the characteristics, then justify all the strengths. The projects will then be eligible for all the prizes related to their category: hot climates, health, circular economy, renovation, new construction… It will then be up to the jurors to deliberate:

Among the winners of the 2020-2021 edition, we have the Spanish sports center Turo de la Peira rewarded for its integration into the environment, its automated natural ventilation system and its bioclimatic facade, or Nanterre Cœur Université noted for the adaptation of the territory to its uses, taking into account biodiversity and with a strong ambition on the energy aspect. 

About Solène

Mission Officer, Working Group, and Projects. Student at the Urban School of Sciences Po Paris, focusing on the ecological transition of cities.

About Quentin

Motivated by climate issues and planetary boundaries, Quentin decided to study land use planning at the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées. His experience in associative field at the Fresque du Climat, helped him to better understand the stakes of the ecological bifurcation. Between his native Haute-Savoie and his home town Rennes, where he gained expertise in mobility and sustainable agriculture, he is now based in Paris to deploy the Sustainable City by France’s territorial workshops throughout the country.

About Alice

After five years’ study at Sciences Po Lyon, with a specialization in territorial transitions, Alice joined Sustainable City by France (France Villes et territoires Durables). She actively contributes to the deployment of the association’s territorial workshops and working groups.
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Currently studying as a second-year Master’s student in International Relations at University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Tara holds a Bachelor’s degree from INALCO, with a double-major in Hindi language, and International relations / Environmental studies. Her work with us is in line with her former experiences at UNESCO and the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, thus deepening her professional expertise in the field of environmental diplomacy and international cooperation for sustainable development.

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She holds a Master’s degree in Development Economics from the Panthéon-Sorbonne University and is currently studying for a Master’s degree in International Relations and Action Abroad at the same university. She approaches the problems of sustainable cities and territories through these different perspectives and her international experiences.

About Isabelana

Isabelana is a Mexican journalist who holds a Master’s degree in Digital Communication and Data Analysis from the Sorbonne University. She previously worked in communication and press relations in the cultural sector in France and Mexico. Today, she is interested in ecological actions and solutions to preserve the environment and the biodiversity.

About Camille

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With a background in social sciences, art history and architecture, Camille has worked in communication within the VINCI group: from major international projects to La Fabrique de la Cité, a think tank dedicated to urban foresight.

About Alexandra

A geographer by training (Saint Petersburg State University), she started as a geographer and economist at the Academy of Agricultural Economics (Russia), before pursuing her career in France as an administrative and accounting assistant (Air Liquide, Association TGV Provence Côte d’Azur, COFHUAT, Groupe Hervé)

About Marion

Trained in international and European affairs between England and France as part of a double degree at Sciences-Po Lille / University of Kent, Marion started her career in advocacy and institutional relations of non-governmental organisations, in the fair trade sector (Max Havelaar France label). Her experiences are also linked to territories, with a passage in decentralised cooperation at the level of a departmental council.

About Sébastien

Before joining the SCbF team, he held several positions in local government management. From elected official and deputy mayor of his native city Besançon, in charge of university relations and international cooperation, to Director of Economic Development of the City of Pantin, to Chief of staff in Montreuil – where he notably piloted the in-depth redesign of the urban project towards more ecology and sustainable development – he continued his career as Senior Resilience Officer of the City of Paris.
He promotes a holistic and systemic vision of sustainable development and brings his expertise in territorial resilience, ecological and social transition.