Public rewards for best actions

Published: 01 September 2016
Last edited: 24 February 2017
All work is recorded in photos and videos and disseminated on social media. The best actions and practices are awarded in public events. The association will meet at its General Assembly and each member will vote for a person to be named the volunteer of the year. The person with the most votes will be publicly awarded and reported in local and national media.

Classifications

Category
Communication, outreach and awareness building
Scale of implementation
Local
Phase of solution
Implementation

Enabling factors

Existence and partnership with a local community Radio station.

Lessons learned

By publicly rewarding a person you motivate them and inspire others to follow the same example. You have to make sure the process is clear and fair to avoid any discontent.