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The LivCom Awards were launched in 1997 and are endorsed by the United Nations Environment Programme. LivCom is the world’s only Awards Competition focussing on Best Practice regarding the management of the local environment. The objective of LivCom is to improve the quality of life of individual citizens through the creation of ‘liveable communities’.
Municipalities of all sizes from around the world compete in five Whole City Categories by population:
Individual Projects compete in two Categories, Built and Natural, and may compete for a £10,000 Bursary. Delegates representing each competing Municipality or Project make a presentation to a panel of Judges under the following Criteria: Enhancement of the Landscape, Heritage Management, Environmentally Sensitive Practices, Community Sustainability, Healthy Lifestyles and Planning for the Future. For more information see www.livcomawards.com
LivCom are indebted to Director Huang Yonggui, Mandy Zhang, Chen Changbai and his technical team at Dongguan Radio and Television for their generous assistance in staging and recording LivCom 2008.