Six GEN members were recently awarded grants from GEN to produce short films about ecolabelling to promote World Ecolabel Day. These professionally produced videos reflect the approach to ecolabelling in China, Malaysia, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, Thailand. They can be viewed here:

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Implemented in

  • Africa
  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe and Central Asia
  • Latin America / Caribbean
  • Middle East
  • North America

Sectors of activity
Consumer Goods, Education, Public Procurement

Type of initiative
Education & Awareness Raising

Start date

End date


The objective of this initiative is to promote the use and awareness of Type 1 ecolabels worldwide, and promote World Ecolabel Day. Awareness of these labels will lead to more sustainable production and consumption.


As collected through the One Planet Reporting

Output level

Outreach and communication for SCP

  • World Ecolabel Day 2019 Celebrations

Impact and Results

These videos have been shared on a global platform and shared through newsletters. It is too early to know their total distribution.

Next steps and how to get involved

Sharing the videos.