The Sustainability Awards are an annual event, where 6 awards with financial incentives are presented to the best herders and herder communities. These coveted awards receive widespread attention across Mongolia. They awards are designed to encourage and recognise best practice and increase the focus on sustainability, showing herders that international brands value sustainability efforts.
The categories are as follows:
- Best Overall Co-operative
- Best Co-operative for Animal Welfare
- Best Co-operative for Land Management
- Best Herder Trainer
- Best Female Herder
- Best Young Herder