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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 4: Quality Education

Organizations relating to Awards

UNESCO Fellowships Programme / Paris, France / Est. 1946
United Poets Laureate International / Parañaque, Philippines / Est. 1963
Norwegian Nobel Institute / Oslo, Norway / Est. 1904
Adjudicating Committee for the Nordic Council\'s Literature Prize / Reykjavik, Iceland / Est. 1961
Convention for the Execution of Foreign Arbitral Awards / Est. 1927
Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1958
International Congress of Distinguished Awards / Philadelphia PA, USA / Est. 1994
Right Livelihood Award Foundation / Enskede, Sweden / Est. 1980
International E Balzan Prize Foundation / Milan, Italy / Est. 1956
International Institute for Promotion and Prestige / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1963
The Duke of Edinburgh\'s International Award Foundation / London, UK / Est. 1956
Robert S McNamara Fellowships Program / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1982
Eisenhower Exchange Fellowships / Philadelphia PA, USA / Est. 1953
Spirit of Enterprise Group / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1991
Nansen Refugee Award Committee / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1954
Council for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings / Lindau, Germany / Est. 1951
Wihuri Foundation for International Prizes / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 1953
International Nobel Peace Prize Recommendation Forum / Lucknow, India / Est. 2004
Protocol Concerning National Treatment in the Award of Public Works Contracts and the Purchase of Goods / Est. 1956
European Agreement on Continued Payment of Scholarships to Students Studying Abroad / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1969
Foundation Praemium Erasmianum / Amsterdam, Netherlands / Est. 1958
International Airline Training Fund / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1984
Prix Jeunesse / Munich, Germany / Est. 1964
Y\'s Men International - Y Service Clubs International / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1922
Hanns Seidel Foundation / Munich, Germany / Est. 1967

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World Problems relating to Awards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Unethical practices of national defence industries
Reward biased research
Unfair contests
Inadequate enforcement of foreign arbitral awards
Excessively costly prestige projects
Accumulation of titles
Elitist public honour systems
Pursuit of national prestige
Inappropriate emphasis on prestige technology
Pursuit of personal prestige
Discrimination against women in payment and prizes for athletic events

Action Strategies relating to Awards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Winning prizes
Awarding prizes
Giving awards for biodiversity conservation work
Emphasizing prestige technology
Awarding prizes for social inventions
Encouraging obscenity
Condemning elitist public honour systems
Educating prizewinners
Securing formal school scholarships
Awarding literary prizes
Awarding peace prizes

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