The reception of applications for the Moscow Government awards in the field of environmental protection and for the best project for the improvement of natural and green areas has begun, said Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Housing and Communal Services and Landscaping Pyotr Biryukov.

Representatives of Moscow business, large corporations and industrial enterprises, environmental and design organizations, educational institutions, mass media, as well as activists of non-profit organizations are invited to participate.

Applications for the Moscow Government Environmental Protection Award will be accepted until November 7, 2022. You can get acquainted with the detailed terms of the competitions, the projects of the winners of previous years and submit an application on the award website.

Pyotr Biryukov stressed that the Moscow Government pays attention to the issues of urban ecology and the formation of the ecological culture of citizens. One of the best environmental monitoring systems in the world has been created in the capital, the number of green spaces is increasing from year to year, the number of specially protected natural territories is growing, biodiversity is carefully preserved.

Holding environmental contests allows building successful cooperation with residents within the framework of the environmental agenda, providing support for positive public initiatives in the field of ecology.