“Confronting Climate Change and Defying Disasters.” The term “climate change” is defined the way it is defined in Article 1 of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC), as well as in the Sendai Declaration on Disaster Reduction and the websites of UNISDR, UNESCO, UNEP, and IPCC.
About the competition
Each entry (in pdf attachment) must be received on or before noon of 30 August 2015 (Manila time) by email to Isagani R. Cruz (
The deadline for submission is 31 August 2015, 1200 UTC. 3. The winner will be announced on October 15, 2015. The award should be given in appropriate ceremonies at a proposed side event at the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC in December 2015 in Paris, France. Alternatively, the award will be given in the home country of the winning playwright or, in the case of several playwrights, in the home country of the first playwright listed on the title page of the play.