The 5th International LafargeHolcim Awards closed for entries in March 2017 and attracted more than 5,000 projects and visions in sustainable construction to be implemented in 131 countries. 1,836 projects passed the formal and quality checks and were assessed by independent juries in five regions of the world.
The prizes in the global phase of the competition will be conferred at events in Latin America, the United States, and in Africa in the second half of 2018. The jury of experts met in Zurich, Switzerland, in March 2018 and nominated the recipients of Global Awards Gold, Silver, and Bronze as well as 3 Global Ideas prizes.
In the regional phase of the competition in 2017, a total of 55 Awards, Acknowledgement and Next Generation prizes (11 per region) were handed-over to the winning teams at five ceremonies. The 3 main winners in each region automatically qualified for the global competition.
Read more about the global and regional juries, winning teams and projects:
Global LafargeHolcim Awards 2018
Individual ceremonies to take place
Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 Europe
Ceremony in Marseille, France
Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 North America
Ceremony in Chicago, USA
Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 Latin America
Ceremony in San José, Costa Rica
Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 Middle East Africa
Ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya
Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 Asia Pacific
Ceremony in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The 6th International LafargeHolcim Awards competition opens for entries in mid-2019.