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2019 IFC Sustainability Exchange Contest for Youth Innovations

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted April 26, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on May 5, 2019

Are you an innovator between the ages of 18 - 35 who develops solutions to enhance your community, city, region, country?

Are you committed to private sector improvements in transportation, mining, energy, or water?

Take part in the contest for an opportunity to attend the 2019 Intl Finance Corporation (IFC) Sustainability Exchange and share your ideas with over 300 innovators, entrepreneurs, business executives, government officials, and youth and gender advocates.

This contest aims to inspire and facilitate dialogue on innovative ways to engage young people in infrastructure and natural resources, while addressing some of the problems and needs of communities and companies. Calling young social entrepreneurs to submit a project proposal that contributes to some of the core themes of the 2019 IFC Sustainability Exchange: harnessing technology, inclusion, and benefit sharing across energy, transport, water, and mining.

Only one submission per contestant is allowed.

Utilize This Offer

Innovators between the ages of 18-35 years (as of May 5, 2019) from around the world are invited to participate.
English or French is preferred, but submissions will be accepted in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian or Portuguese.

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Jill Langhus
Apr 27
Apr 27

Thanks, Ana!