Call for Ideas and Award Competition "Active Young Citizens for Sustainable Development in CEI and AII Areas"

call young active citizensWe are excited to announce the launch of the Call for Ideas and Award Competition of the initiative  Active Young Citizens for Sustainable Development in CEI and AII Areas designed to stimulate the engagement of youth in the Central European Initiative (CEI) and the Adriatic Ionian Initiative (AII) regions in the framework of the United Nations Agenda 2030  for Sustainable Development.

The overall objective of the initiative is to raise awareness of CEI and AII countries’ high school students on the UN Agenda 2030 (UNA2030) and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through a learning process and the participation in this Call.

Along these lines, the Call aims at meeting the following specific objectives:

  • Encouraging the understanding of the principles and structure of UNA2030 and its SDGs.
  • Advocating the role of young & active citizens, as key actors for the achievement of the SDGs in CEI and AII areas.
  • Stimulating the elaboration of community-based and “SDG-proof” project ideas through participation in the Call.

Deadline for submission of proposals (download documentation below): Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 11:59 pm UTC+1

Special Award offered by the Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia (FVG)

The Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia has decided to award the best project idea submitted by a high school in the FVG Region with a 20,000 euro prize. Access Online Application System where you will find the complete Call documentation.

See FVG Region Press Release

Special Award offered by Fondazione CRTrieste

The Fondazione CRTrieste has decided to award the best project idea submitted by a high school in Trieste with a 5,000 euro prize. Access Online Application System where you will find the complete Call documentation.

See: www.fondazionecrtrieste.it

 

More info: applications@cei.int


Have a look at the Info Video below to inspire your ideas!