World Bank Youth Summit 2023 For Young Social Entrepreneurs – Eligibility, Application Form & How to Apply.
The World Bank Group wants to hear from young changemakers across the globe via World Bank Youth Summit 2023
Application Deadline: 24th April 2023 (11:59 PM ET)
To be Taken at (Country): Washington, DC, USA
About the World Bank Youth Summit:
Established in 2013, the Youth Summit is an annual event hosted by the World Bank Group to engage with youth globally on the most pressing issues facing their generation. The Youth Summit is an affiliate of the Youth-to-Youth (Y2Y) network, a multifaceted network of young professionals dedicated to engaging, inspiring, and empowering young people in global development., which aims to inspire and empower youth within and outside the institution.
As the largest youth worldwide annual gathering at the World Bank Group, the primary goals of the Youth Summit are to:
- Empower youth to explore innovative ideas to tackle development challenges
- Provide youth with the tools to build and engage in impactful projects
- Promote dialogue between youth, the WBG, and other key stakeholders globally
Eligibility: The Summit is open to Youth aged 18 to 35, from all over the world.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: The 2023 Youth Summit will examine the multifold challenges faced by global community and the role of the youth in solving these problems.
Discussions and activities during the Summit will focus on solutions that foster:
- Social Inclusion by increasing opportunities for people especially the marginalized to participate fully in markets, services, technologies, and society is critical for equitable growth.
- Environmental Inclusion by building green, resilient communities, fostering inclusive green growth, and ensuring no communities are left behind to tackle environmental degradation and climate change.
- Economic Inclusion by providing inclusive, equitable access to economic opportunity is imperative to sustainable global development
How to Apply: Attend via the link below
- It is important to go through all application requirements on the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.