Enrich your education by developing a global perspective
The Macau-wide English Essay Competition is a platform for students to showcase their thoughts, creative ideas, and written communication skills. Learn about the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, challenge yourself, and make a difference in your community!
This year's theme is "Nature and Me"
What is our role and relationship with nature and how does it relate to The 2030 Agenda? What is your vision of a sustainable world and what can you and your community do to achieve this vision?
The dates for the upcoming third edition of the Macao-wide English Essay Competition has been announced. Click the link for more information.
[ UPDATED ] Registration has been extended until November 10, 2023 and the new submission deadline has been moved to November 20, 2023.
Thank you for joining Discover the Global Goals: Nature and me online disucssion.
The event provided opportunities to learn more about the SDGs through a panel discussion and attendees found out more about the Macao-wide English Essay Competition. Thank you for being part of an important community disucssion.
Winning works will be published in an essay collection at the end of the competition
The collection will be available online on the website and offline in print media. By embracing the voices of student stakeholders in the society, we hope to encourage the Macao community to build a more sustainable and resilient future together.
MEEC is proud to be recognized by Urban October
Hosted by UN Habitat, Urban October is an opportunity for everyone to be part of the conversation about the urban challenges and opportunities created by the rapid change in our cities, towns, and communities. Macao-wide English Essay Competition is proud to be recognized as an event advocating change as a part of Urban October, World Habitat Day, and World Cities Day.
2022-2023 Judging Panel
We thank all the judges for their time and expertise. Judges are listed alphabetically, by given name.
Institute of Science and Environment University of Saint Joseph
Angelina Maria Ferreira Martins Cheang
Research Intern, the European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)
President of the Supervisory Council, Macau Model United Nations Promotion Association
Macau for Waste Reduction
Managing Director Macao Association for the Advancement of English Language Teaching
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Professional and Graduates Toastmasters Club
English Instructor Creator of Writing Breakthrough System
Director - General Education Department
City University of Macau
Inês Pereira Chagas Madeira
Dr. Jack Wu
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Illinois College of Medicine, USA
José Carlos Matias
Macau Business Media
Jose Weng-Chou Wong
Associate Professor in Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management
Macau University of Science and Technology
Macao Tourism and Hospitality Association
English Language Centre, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Macau
Karen Araño Tagulao
Senior Lecturer - Institute of Science and Environment University of Saint Joseph
Lisa Wong Un
Vice President Language Exchange & Culture Promotion Association
Vice Director General
Youth Association of 'The Women’s General Association of Macau'
Architect / Interactive Designer / Technologist
Navraaz K. Basati
University of Illinois, USA
Macao Tertiary Sector Promotion Association
Society of Food & Environmental Health (Macao)
Dr. Steve Lo
FSA, CFA, FRM
Director of Graduate Actuarial Science Program, Clinical Associate Professor Director of Georgia State University
Tam Ka Lok
English Language Teacher
Hou Kong Middle School
Associate Public Information Officer
Dr. Tony Wei
Prefect of Studies
CCC Kei Yuen College
Adjunct Lecturer Curriculum and Instruction Faculty of Education Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Ubaldino Couto
Lecturer in Festivals and Events
School of Hospitality Management, Macao Institute for Tourism Studies
President, Executive Committee
Macao Tourism and Hospitality Association
Un Wa Lok
Language Exchange & Culture Promotion Association
Executive Board Member
Macao Education Development Research Association
2020-21 District 89 Director