Winner of the 2015 International Cosmos Prize selected

Winner of the 2015 International Cosmos Prize selected

The Expo '90 Foundation (The Commemorative Foundation for the International Garden and Greenery Exposition, Osaka, Japan, 1990) announced that Dr. Johan Rockström, Executive Director at the Stockholm Resilience Centre, was the winner of the 2015 International Cosmos Prize.

Established for the commemoration of the Flower Expo '90, Expo '90 Foundation's main responsibilities are the management of the Expo '90 commemorative funds and the promotion of activities that develop the theme of the Flower Expo '90: "The Harmonious Coexistence of Nature and Mankind."

The Expo '90 Foundation has been collaborating successfully with the BIE since 2008 through another initiative, the BIE-Cosmos Prize, which rewards projects linked to the theme of Expos and encourages citizen participation.

For more information regarding the 2015 edition of the International Cosmos Prize and the winner, please visit:
http://www.expo-cosmos.or.jp/main/cosmos/jyusyou/pdf/2015_e.pdf