Social development

Family, children and youth

Application for The Youth Ag Summit

The Youth Ag Summit is a unique opportunity to connect and empower the next generation of agricultural change-makers. Every two years, the summit brings together 100 global young leaders aged 18 to 25, for networking, debates, skills training, and project development. The end goal? To ...

The Young Champions of the Earth prize

Seven environmental trailblazers between the ages of 18 and 30 will be taking home the coveted Young Champions of the Earth Prize, the UN’s highest environmental honor, for their ambitious project ideas to restore and protect the environment. The winning young entrepreneurs – hailing from all ...

3rd ASEF Young Leaders Summit #ASEFYLS3

The 3rd ASEF Young Leaders Summit #ASEFYLS3 will be held in Brussels on 15-19 October 2018, with three critical levels of leadership, namely: You: Self-leadership We: Team leadership All: Societal leadership ASEFYLS3 adapts a 360° approach to leadership which recognises the very act of leading to be present across all spectrums of ...

Regional Youth Camp "Racing up the Mekong"

Oxfam and Save Cambodia’s Wildlife is organizing the regional youth camp in March 2018 and below are the relevant info: WHAT: Regional Youth Camp  “RACING UP THE MEKONG” WHEN: 25-30 March 2018 (excluding travelling time for non-Cambodian participants) WHERE: Mondul Yorn Ecotourism Site of Ratanakiri province, Cambodia. You ...


World Bank Group Youth Summit 2017: Technology and Innovation for Impact

Youth Summit will be held on the 4-5 December 2017 in Washington DC and livestreamed globally. This year’s Youth Summit will seek to provide youth with a forum to voice their concerns, share their ideas and learn from one another while discussing the challenges and opportunities created by ...

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UNESCO names laureates from Thailand and Peru for its 2017 Prize for Girls and Women’s Education

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova has announced the names of the two laureates for the 2017 edition of the UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. An International Jury recommended the two laureates for their innovative and sustainable projects in advancing girls’ and women’s education. Read the ...


Asia Pacific Youth Exchange: Youth SDGs forum seeks applicants

The Asia Pacific Youth Exchange (APYE), kicking off on July 17 and running until July 30, 2017 is still accepting applications for this year’s event.  The APYE seeks to increase youth participation and understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals across the Asia Pacific region, with ...

Extended call: ASEAN Data Science Explorers competition

The call for entries into the ASEAN Data Science Explorers competition has been extended until July 31. The competition aims to help ‘ASEAN youths in Southeast Asia to help shape the future by harnessing the power of data to highlight key issues in ASEAN. Use ...

Open Data Day meet up in Vientiane

Realizing the need for open data outreach and promotion within Laos, Open Development Mekong collaborated with the Faculty of Forestry Science, National University of Laos to host a workshop on ‘open data for research’ on Open Data Day 2017, as part of a process to build ...

Open call for proposals: data journalism and property rights grants

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting has issued an open call for proposals for data journalism projects focused on land rights and property rights. Applications are open until May 1, 2017. Read their full release below or at their blog.—The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, ...

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