The Richmond Vale Academy has won the following awards:
Energy Globe National Award for St. Vincent 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.
Energy Globe National Award for St. Vincent 2018
Richmond Vale Academy won the prize for the Pass-it-On Sustainable Model Garden Project for St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
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.