Monday, September 21, 2015

ChangemakerXChange

Originally created in Istanbul by Ashoka and supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social entrepreneurs. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at summits around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas. The ChangemakerXchange now brings together young social entrepreneurs from 40 different countries in Europe, Turkey the Middle East and North Africa. And yes, it keeps growing!

Our Mission

We identify and connect young
innovators at summits around
the world to build a community of
like minded individuals
(human connection)

We create spaces and opportunities
for the exchange of ideas/resources/
challenges/best case practices/tools
and experiences.
(peer to peer learning)

We facilitate the co-creation
of new ideas and cross border
collaborations.
(co-creation)

Apply to changemakerxchange in #Istanbul


ISTANBUL calling! This next special edition of Changemakerxchange focuses on “Employment” and brings together young changemakers that tackle unemployment in the region (Europe, Turkey and MENA) with innovative and new ideas. Apply now and be part of an extraordinary five days from Wednesday December 9. to December 13. 2015 along 20 of the region’s most inspiring young social entrepreneurs.
Please click here to fill out the application formdeadline is Wednesday, September 30. 2015, participants will be chosen the following week. Also follow us on Facebook for news and updates.  BUT, before you start –> Please click here for information about the SELECTION PROCESS for the Changemakerxchange Summmit’s.
The Changemakerxchange summit in #Istanbul brings together 20 social entrepreneurs from Europe/Turkey/North Africa and the Middle East.
Special Selection Criteria for this edition of Changemakerxchange on “Employment”:
Applicants for changemakerxchange:
** need to run a venture that builds the employability skills and capacity of young people, fosters entrepreneurship, bridges the skills gap or creates new jobs and employment.
for more info see http://changemakerxchange.com/

This material is cross-posted from the Peace and Collaborative Development Network, http://internationalpeaceandconflict.org and appears to be an interesting opportunity for the Humphrey community.   This is meant for information sharing purposes only
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