What is this essay competition about?
Completing the “Energy for sustainable development in Asia” e-learning program, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Jakarta together with Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE) Forum invite participants to share their perspectives in an essay competition.
What do I have to write about?
The content of essay should address specific issues below:
- Status of your country’s nuclear power development including a national plan to introduce nuclear power.
- Your opinion about the status
- If, in your opinion, nuclear power is not an option for your country or has to be phased out, how do you map out your country’s energy mix and what kind of policy tools you would like to introduce?
Who will be judging the essays and how?
UNESCO and SEE Forum will judge the essay on the basis of originality and creativity of thought, structure and coherence of arguments and relevance to the essay’s theme.
What are the rules for the competition?
The English-language essay should use Times New Roman font with size of 12, 1.5 line spacing and maximum up to 5 pages A4 size.
What are the prizes?
Three (3) winners will be selected and invited to participate on 3 days – SEE Forum meeting: Clean Energy and Technology – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in June 2011 or A Paradigm Shift to Low Carbon Society – Bangkok, Thailand in November 2011. Ticket and accommodation will be covered by UNESCO Jakarta and SEE Forum.
How do I submit my essay?
Essay must be submitted to as [dot] wulan [at] unesco [dot] org and to e [dot] prasetyo [at] unesco [dot] org before 30 April 2011. Please include your personal details (name, university, affiliation, phone no, email) in your submission.
When will the results be announced?
Result will be announced by 31 May 2011.
Where can I find more information?