In 2021, the CDL-GCNS Young SDG Leaders Award attracted more than 60 teams. 10 outstanding teams had the invaluable opportunity to work personally with the following esteemed organizations: Arcadis, Armor Asia Imaging Supplies, CBM Pte Ltd, Deloitte, Ocean Network Express Pte Ltd, Prudential, PwC Singapore, Singapore Airlines, Sunseap and Tata Consultancy Services. The teams developed a proposal for their assigned company based on their respective business challenge statements, focusing on SDG 13 Climate Action.
Prize Presentation Ceremony with GCNS President Ms Goh Swee Chen (top row, left), Minister for Sustainability and the Environment Ms Grace Fu (top row, middle), and CDL Chief Sustainability Officer Ms Esther An (top row, right) with winning teams (bottom row) at the virtual GCNS Summit 2021.
Champion: Team Earthlings from Dunman High School, represented by Shannan Ng Xuan Jing. Other teammates were: Shannon Lim Ying Qi, Allexis Yu Yihan and Lurlene Soh Ying Zi.
First runner-up: Team Acta, Non Verba from NUS, represented by Law Li Zhe. Other teammates were: Ng Yu Bin, Ernest Teo You Cheng, Shannice Ho Xinying and Jeannine Tang Kai Wen.
Second runner-up: Team Detox Squad from SMU, represented by Slevin Chua. Other teammates were: Derrick Chua Wen Jie, Lim Si Hui Amanda and Gauri Saxena.