A shortlist of three nominees per prize was selectedamong those that scored the highest in the evaluation phase. The nominations were brought to the attention of a prestigious International Jury which will decide the winner of each award. The Jury will be chaired by Dame Ellen MacArthur, founder of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, and composed of eleven other personalities who have distinguished themselves in the field of sustainability.
The criteria for the nominations were developed by the Ethical Fashion Initiative, Quantis and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation examining the latest innovation topics and trends for sustainability to welcome the highest number possible of nominees, ideas, proposals, and innovations.
Dame Ellen MacArthur
Founder and Chair of Trustees, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Chairman Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana
Head and Founder of the Ethical Fashion Initiative at the International Trade Centre, Chairperson of the UN Alliance for Sustainable Fashion
Founder Africa Fashion Foundation
DIRECTOR – Forests, Land and Housing Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN-ECE)
President Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights
CEO of Blanc Media Inc. and Editor In Chief of Blanc Magazine
CEO, Global Fashion Agenda
CEO of RCGD Global and Cultural Sustainability Pioneer
Model and activist