One of the scientific world's most respected environmental prizes

Award Ceremony November 26

The 24th Volvo Environment Prize was awarded to Dr Qin Dahe, a glaciologist and climate scientist, on the merit of his outstanding research into how climate change leads to more extreme weather events. 

The Prize Award Ceremony took place in Vinterträdgården at Grand Hôtel, in Stockholm, During the evening the guests got to listen to speeches from Mr. Olof Persson, President & CEO Volvo Group, Chairman of the Volvo Environment Prize Foundation, Mrs Lena Ek, Minister for the Environment and Professor Will Steffen. The guests also enjoyed a film about Dr Qin, dinner, music and finally the Award Ceremony.