The YouthLead #Reaching16 Essay Contest 2021

Calling all young changemakers! Participate in the “YouthLead #Reaching16 Essay Contest” and join us in advocating for peace, justice, and strong institutions! “Reaching 16” refers to Goal 16 of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that aims to promote just, peaceful, and inclusive societies. This also serves as a reference and commitment to ensuring youth reach

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The UNICEF Uganda Innovation Fund Challenge 2021

Do you have an innovative idea or solution to improve the lives of children (especially those from marginalised communities) in Uganda? Join the UNICEF Uganda Innovation Fund Challenge with your innovative concept or offering. UNICEF Uganda Innovation Fund Challenge UNICEF Uganda is launching an Innovation Fund Challenge to deepen participatory practices in providing innovative solutions

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The Fashionomics Africa Contest 2021 (For African Fashion Brands)

Environmentally friendly measures, sustainability and circular economy actions applied to fashion are the focus of Fashionomics Africa’s first online contest. The first Fashionomics Africa contest is a challenge prize run by the African Development Bank, in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme, Parsons School of Design and Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Make Fashion Circular initiative,

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The Seedstars and Shell Foundation Energy and Mobility Innovation Program 2021

Seedstars and Shell Foundation have joined forces to look for sustainable, scalable and innovative working towards access to energy, sustainable agriculture and mobility through the Energy and Mobility Innovation Program. Energy and Mobility Innovation Program The objective of the Energy and Mobility Innovation Program is to support, catalyse and train early-stage (seed) tech startups addressing

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The Flutterwave Barter Ambassador Program 2020

The Barter Ambassador Program is an exclusive community of young, smart, and influential students in some of the leading universities across Africa. This opportunity is currently open to students enrolled in university degree programs. As an undergrad, postgrad or PhD student, you can join the Barter Ambassador program at your school, refer others, and make money.

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The AfCFTA Innovation Challenge

The AfCFTA innovation challenge engages young people to develop and curate policy ideas for the implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).  The objective of the AfCFTA challenge is to; To identify and disseminate innovative ideas, solutions and actions which will maximize the benefits of the AfCFTA, especially for women and youth To

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The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards 2021

The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards recognises and celebrate the contributions that innovators in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors are making in advancing the sustainable development goals in Commonwealth countries. Benefits Each award winner will receive a trophy, a certificate and prize money of £3,000. Award winners will receive ongoing support for

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The #ReimagineYourFuture Challenge 2020

Through the #ReimagineYourFuture Challenge, UNICEF has partnered with Cartedo, Atingi, GenU, Goodwall and others to launch an experiential learning journey with and for youth across all world regions to respond to these issues and to empower youth in reimagining their future. This is an opportunity for youth to dream big, connect, learn and innovate and

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