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UNICEF Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge 2019/20 (Funded to Ghana & USD 20,000 in Funding)

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Last updated on October 28, 2019

Co-hosted globally by four Generation Unlimited partners UNICEF, UNDP, Plan International and the World Organization of the Scout Movement, with support from Irish Aid – the Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge 2019/20 launched.

The challenge calls on young innovators across Ghana to design solutions to improve education, employment and civic engagement.

It aims to inspire young people with brilliant ideas, but without the resources to bring them to life. This includes young refugees, those who face daily discrimination due to their ethnicity, their gender or their disability and those who are disadvantaged by poverty.

UNICEF Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge

This Youth Challenge aims to inspire young people with brilliant ideas, but without the resources to bring them to life including, those who face daily discrimination due to their gender or their disability and those who are disadvantaged by poverty.

The challenge in Ghana is being implemented by UNICEF, UNDP, Plan International, with support from the Ghana Education Service. Application Deadline is November 1st 2019

Requirements:

Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge is calling for young creates aged 14 -24 (on September 23 2019) to form a team of at least 3 members and no more than 5 to join the Youth Challenge to identify solutions that can have a positive impact around education, skills, training, employment opportunities and empowerment of young people.

Benefits:

Successful applicants will be invited to take part in work shop in Accra from 15 to 17 November 2019.

Following these workshops, the five most promising ideas from will be selected and awarded USD 1,000 each in funding and provided with mentoring to support the projects’ implementation.

Then, in June 2020, the most promising solutions will be submitted to a global judging process.

These projects will receive further funding of up to USD 20,000, along with a tailored global incubation programme from Generation Unlimited partners to support them to scale.

Application Procedure:

Apply Now for the Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge 2019/20. For more information UNICEF Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge 2019/2020 official webpage.


  1. ABDULAZEEZ BOLAJI ABDULAZEEZ BOLAJI

    I am very interested in this programme because of how motivational I believe it can be and I pray the result of the programme is a success

    • Diepriye Daniel Diepriye Daniel

      This program is very good and pleasing I believe it will really help a lot of persons out there they should follow it

      • Muyiwa Olalekan Muyiwa Olalekan

        Good program out there but I wish I could also apply and grant this opportunities to participate in this programme

  2. YAHAYA SAHEED YAHAYA SAHEED

    This is very interesting and fantastic programming for youth.Congratulations to all candidates that will emerge as a successfully candidates.

  3. Adesida Adeyemi Adesida Adeyemi

    This is beautiful coming from the UNICEF funding the people of Ghana in order to help them help themselves that is good of the NGO’s

  4. Ethel Clara Ethel Clara

    It is a good programme and will empower the youths. I believe it will help the selected people and I wish you all success.

  5. Franca Emeruom Franca Emeruom

    It is a welcome and fruitful idea, which will make great impartation in the lives of these less privileged ones. UNICEF over the years I have known you with your charitable work. Thanks

  6. RAIFU LATIFAT RAIFU LATIFAT

    This is a fantastic innovative, this will build many more young talent and gear them up not to relent effort of becoming something in life,kudos to those who brought this ideas to young talent and congratulations to people who will emerge.Blogger thanks for the update.

  7. Josephat Uchechukwu Josephat Uchechukwu

    Interestingly as UNICEF will stop at nothing to see the welfare of the less privileged ones yearly. The good work you are doing is showing and is been recorded. We appreciate you

  8. Inegbenose Freedom Inegbenose Freedom

    Google Don’t Google Don’t Google search translate account maps inc it number it will since last week or you know when he has a bed

  9. May Jesukolade Jeremiah May Jesukolade Jeremiah

    This is a very good improvement on the side of the Ghana scholarship scheme as it’s done for the interest of Nigerians

  10. TIJANI RABIU TIJANI RABIU

    THAT IS IMPROVEMENT THAT WE WANT, MAY GOD ALLOWI US TO BE SEEING MORE AND MORE THAT WILL BE BRINGING DEVELOPMENT TO YOUTH, THANKS.

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