Next-Gen Social Entrepreneurs Wanted

The International Telecommunication Union has launched the second edition of its Young Innovators Competition, giving young, talented social entrepreneurs the opportunity to attend its key global networking and knowledge sharing event, ITU Telecom World 2012, and the chance to win funding, mentorship and ongoing support.

The competition which is aimed at 18-25 year olds worldwide, calls for projects/concepts under the theme “Youth Innovation for Development” with areas of application including Cybersecurity, Education, Empowerment of Women, Environmental Sustainability, Healthcare, Human Rights, Transparency, Youth Employment.

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The deadline for initial submissions is 1st July 2012. For further details and the application procedure, please visit world2012.itu.int/young-innovators-competition

 BizTech Africa

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