UNESCO MGIEP World Youth Conference on Kindness 2019

Fully Funded UNESCO MGIEP World Youth Conference on Kindness 2019

To inspire societal change through the power of kindness, there is a need to give agency to the 1.8 billion people of the world – the youth. Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, in commemoration of his 150th birth anniversary celebration, the UNESCO MGIEP is organising the first World Youth Conference on Kindness from August 20 to…

United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers

Call For Applications: United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers 2019

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a clear vision for a sustainable future, also shaping a new era for business. As part of our Making Global Goals Local Business campaign, each year, the UN Global Compact celebrates a group of SDG Pioneers — business leaders who are doing an exceptional job to advance the Global Goals…

UNESCO Sport and SDGs Youth Funshop In Korea

UNESCO Sport and SDGs Youth Funshop In Korea

UNESCO is searching for young leaders from Asia and the Pacific to participate in the 2019 Sport & the SDGs youth FUNSHOP: a three-day event specially designed to advance the capabilities of youth activists who are using sport as a tool for sustainable development and peace. Participants in the Funshop will have the opportunity to become members of the…

United Nations Association of Canada Generation SDGs Call For Youth Ambassadors

United Nations Association of Canada Generation SDGs Call For Youth Ambassadors

Generation SDG is a “youth to youth” service initiative with the goal to activate youth-led civic engagement through the creation of SDG-related volunteer projects that promote meaningful committed service opportunities in Eastern Ontario. Together, a cadre of young Canadians from diverse gender, cultural, abilities, and socio-economic backgrounds will raise awareness, generate empathy, and take action…

Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

Apply To Be Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

The Internet Governance Forum that took place at the United Nations in Geneva from the 18th to the 21st of December 2017 had the theme: ‘Shape Your Digital Future.’ Internet Society Youth Fellows saw the need to increase youth participation in Internet Governance Issues. Even though we are digital natives, young people are secluded from the decision…

Nigerian Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

We have realized that young people are struggling with how to conceptualize their various ideas be it their NGO’s or social enterprise in achieving the sustainable development goals sustainability, which leads to poor execution. This is why we are discussing an interesting topic on how to design programs and ideas for a sustainable economy. To…

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

Model United Nations (MUN) simulations are popular exercises for those interested in learning more about the United Nations (UN). It is estimated that more than 400,000 students worldwide participate every year in MUN at all educational levels – from primary school to university. Many of today’s leaders in law, government, business and the arts participated…

Equator Prize 2019

UNDP Equator Prize 2019 (USD 10,000 and Fully Funded To New York)

The Equator Initiative is a United Nations-led partnership that brings together governments, civil society, grassroots organizations, and businesses to foster resilient communities by recognizing and advancing local nature-based solutions for sustainable development. The Equator Initiative creates opportunities and platforms to share knowledge and good practices, develops capacities of local communities and indigenous peoples, informs policy through convening…

Accountability Lab SDG 16 Innovation Challenge

Accountability Lab SDG 16 Innovation Challenge 2019

The SDG 16 innovation challenge is an initiative to find creative solutions for SDG 16 on justice. The competition supports young men and women ages 15 – 35 years to develop ideas, build skills and connect with others working towards a shared goal of strengthening accountability, the rule of law and access to justice for Nigerians.…

Digital Promise Global’s 360° Story Lab

2019 Digital Promise Global’s 360° Story Lab (Win 360 Media Production Kits)

  In partnership with the United Nations SDG Action Campaign and Oculus, the 360° Story Lab will release its second MY World 360° playlist in May 2019 at the Global Festival of Action in Bonn, Germany, featuring immersive stories told by youth worldwide to advance positive action toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As part of MY World 360°, Digital Promise…