Join The Youth Innovation Hack.

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Do you have ideas or are already working with solutions that can meet the challenges that especially girls are facing related to COVID-19?
Plan International Norway, Young Sustainable Impact, and Accenture would like to invite youth in Norway, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Uganda, and Malawi to join our Youth Innovation Hack – an online innovation program for youth aged 16-25.

The goal for the program is to work with ideas and/or solutions, or already existing solutions, related to COVID-19 that potentially can be explored further and/or developed after the program.

WORTH

  • During the program of two weeks, the participants will work together in teams to create solutions/ideas or further develop ideas/solutions to answer some of the most pressing challenges girls and communities in Bangladesh, Tanzania, Uganda, and Malawi are facing because of the corona virus pandemic.
  • The selected teams will get the chance to pitch the idea/solution to an audience that is genuinely interested in the topics and might have the network to explore your idea/solution further.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Application is open to Youth between 16-25 from Bangladesh, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, and Norway.
  • The solutions and/or ideas should improve girls’ and young women’s situation and preferably impact the most marginalized girls and young women.
  • Relevant themes to innovate and hack:

Health and hygiene awareness-raising and facilities
Education
Child protection and girls’ rights
Economic support and job creation
Refugee camps and internally displaced people
Community engagement –related to all themes above

DEADLINE: May 12, 2020
To apply and for more information visit here.

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