Asia Pacific Low Carbon Life Style Challenge

The UN Environment Programme has launched the Asia Pacific Low Carbon Lifestyles Challenge, a startup competition for startups enabling sustainable everyday living in Asia and the Pacific.  Applications are open until January 23, 2020.                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

The UN Environment Programme has launched the Asia Pacific Low Carbon Lifestyles Challenge, a startup competition for startups enabling sustainable everyday living in Asia and the Pacific.  Applications are open until January 23, 2020.

Start-ups that make sustainable goods and services in the following areas are eligible:

  • Low carbon energy: can you cut how much energy we use in our everyday lives?  Can you help make the switch to cleaner source of energy?  This category is for you.
  • Low carbon mobility: electric vehicles, non-motorised transport, shared mobility – anything to help us get from A to B more sustainably.
  • Plastic waste prevention: Reuse, sharing, upcycling, extended product lifespans, sustainable materials.

We are proudly supported by the Ministry of Environment Japan, through the One Planet Network, in cooperation with the Asia Pacific Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production and Massive Earth Foundation. Apply with your solution for the chance to win $10,000, training, production of your very own video, and business mentorship from industry experts, and lots more. 

See last year’s winners here.

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