Trust for Sustainable Living

PROTECTING BIODIVERSITY essay competition – Finalists and Honourable Mentions announced


We’re very pleased to announce the Finalists and Honourable Mentions of the TSL 2021 International Schools Essay Competition on PROTECTING BIODIVERSITY!

Congratulations to all the winning students and schools!

During such a challenging year, particularly for schools, teachers and students, TSL are delighted to have received a record 1,350 entries in our 2021 International Schools Essay Competition! 290 Teacher Champions from 213 schools, across 59 countries around the world, have enabled their students to share their ideas to help protect the Earth’s precious biological diversity. 

The shortlisted Finalists’ essays have been sent to our International Judging Panel and the Grand Prize winner and Top Ten medal winners in each category will be notified during the second week of March (via their Teacher Champions).

All participating children, teachers and schools are warmly invited to take part in Country Debates (until 15 June), followed by the online International Schools Debates and Teacher Champions Exchange as part of the Partner Power: Protecting Biodiversity Summit on 5-10 July. Registration for the international events opens soon- please look out for further announcements!

For more information, please visit the TSL Debates page.