The Richmond Vale Academy has won the following awards:
Tourism Social Enterprise Award 2019 +
Tourism Social Enterprise, a special award recognising an initiative by an individual or group/association which addresses social problems by applying innovative tourism development ideas.
by The Caribbean Tourism Organisation. Read more here
Energy Globe National Award for St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2019 +
Richmond Vale Academy won the prize for the Biogas Project. Read more here
Energy Globe National Award for St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2018 +
Richmond Vale Academy won the prize for the Pass-it-On Sustainable Model Garden Project for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Read more here
Energy Globe National Award for St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2016 +
The ENERGY GLOBE Award was founded in 1999 by the Austrian energy pioneer Wolfgang Neumann and it is one of today’s most prestigious environmental awards. Projects which conserve and protect our resources or employ renewable energy can participate. Richmond Vale Academy won the prize for the Treelympics Project for St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Treelympics Treeplanting Award 2015 +
St. Vincent and the Grenadines won gold medal as the world's most active country second year in a row. Trees were planted with 80% of the schools. 86 countries participated. Read More
Treelympics Treeplanting Award 2014 +
St. Vincent and the Grenadines won gold medal for the worlds most active country and planted trees with all schools. 118 countries participated. Read More
Inter-American Institute on Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Award +
In the competition “Climate Smart Agriculture: Among stories from Farmers in the Eastern Caribbean States” the IICA identified successful cases of climate-smart practices. Richmond Vale Academy won the prize for St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Saint Vincent’s Ministry of Agriculture Climate Smart Agriculture Award +
During the World Food Day 2016, RVA received the award acknowledging the efforts achieved. The award was supported by the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership within the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).
The event was called “Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too.” More than 1.000 visitors were present at the event.
Tripadvisor Green Leaders Award +
The TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Program showcases a variety of eco-friendly hotels and B&Bs, from budget to luxury – and they’re all committed to green practices like recycling, local and organic food, and electric car charging stations.