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Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize

Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize medallion

The Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize 2014 is now open for nominations till 29 March 2013

The Prize is a biennial international award that honours outstanding achievements and contributions to the creation of liveable, vibrant and sustainable urban communities around the world. The Prize seeks to recognise cities and their key leaders and organisations for displaying foresight, good governance and innovation in tackling the many urban challenges faced, to bring about social, economic and environmental benefits in a holistic way to their communities.

To facilitate the sharing of best practices in urban solutions that are easily replicable across cities, the Prize will place an emphasis on practical and cost effective solutions and ideas, for the benefit of cities around the world.

The Prize is named after Singapore’s first Prime Minister. Mr Lee was instrumental in developing Singapore into a distinctive, clean and green garden city in a short span of a few decades.

The Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize Laureate will be presented with an award certificate, a gold medallion and a cash prize of S$300,000, sponsored by Keppel Corporation. The Prize will be presented at the Lee Kuan Yew Prize Award Ceremony and Banquet during World Cities Summit 2014 in Singapore.

Closing Date for Stage A nominations: 29 March 2013

For nominations and more information, please visit: www.leekuanyewworldcityprize.com.sg