The Ashden Awards ceremony

Held annually in London and streamed live online

Returning June 2024

Tuesday 14 November 2023


Join Ashden this summer, as we celebrate inspiring pioneers from the UK and Global South. Our champions are fuelled by epic climate ambition – lowering emissions and creating a brighter, fairer future for all. 

The Ashden Awards ceremony is where these champions shine. Watch moving films about their work, and hear how, together, we can take on the climate crisis. Then enjoy food, drink and networking with others passionate about the power of climate action. 

Don’t miss this night of uplifting stories, powerful insights and new connections. 


Catch up on the 2023 Awards Ceremony

🎙️ presented by Solitaire Townsend, Co-founder & Chief Solutionist at Futerra and TED speaker

💬 in conversation with Tori Tsui, climate justice organiser and writer

🎶 live performance by Sam Lee, folksinger and activist

Presented by

Solitaire Townsend

This year’s host, renowned sustainability expert Solitaire Townsend, works with some of the world’s most influential organisations to activate social justice and environmental restoration. She is Co-founder & Chief Solutionist at Futerra, the award-winning sustainability agency.

In conversation with

Tori Tsui

Hear from Tori Tsui, climate justice organiser and writer to discuss the power of collaboration, staying positive through crisis – and why people are the ultimate climate solution. For #ClimateActivists, Tori stresses the importance of inclusion and intersectionality in the fight against climate change.

Live performance by

Sam Lee

Folksinger, song collector, activist, nature conservationist, guide, and presenter, Sam Lee marries nature, music, and community through his many projects including the sell out Singing With Nightingales series. In addition to his music, Sam has worked extensively with the environmental sector to lead campaigns and projects highlighting the climate and ecological crisis globally as well as at home. 

An evening of
Frontline climate innovation

Discover eight innovating organisations bringing renewable energy where it’s needed most, driving the UK towards net zero and leading the way with nature-based solutions.

Renowned guest speakers

Hear from leading figures in the climate space, including presenter Solitaire Townsend with further speakers to be announced soon. 

Inspiring film premiers

Be the first to see the premier of a series of short films showcasing stories and solutions from the frontline of climate action.

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