World Heritage Crystal
The «World Heritage Crystal» is awarded every year in fall. It consists of a prize of SFR 10.000 from the UNESCO World Heritage Foundation Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch dedicated to enhance the attractiveness of the World Heritage Region.
Projects with particular and exemplary significance for the site Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch contributing to the regional development defined by the Charter of the Konkordiaplatz can be awarded with the «World Heritage Crystal». The award intends to encourage imitation.
The project responsibles and award winners profit from an international communication platform, beside the attractive sum of SFR 10.000. Furthermore they receive recognition and visibility for their exemplary performance coherent with the philosophy of the World Heritage.