2018 Ideas for Action Competition

Want to pitch your sustainable development idea to Wharton and the World Bank? We are looking for YOUR local solutions to global 21st century problems. If you have a passion for international development or social entrepreneurship, submit your idea to the 2018 Ideas for Action Competition. A joint initiative between the World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the Ideas for Action Competition empowers young leaders worldwide to share their ideas for financing and implementing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

Winners will receive support from a startup accelerator, present their ideas at a special event during the Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank Group, and benefit from invaluable knowledge sharing and networking opportunities.
Please visit our website http://www.ideas4action.org to register for the upcoming competition, to submit your proposal, and to receive all related updates. The timeline will be as follows:
Deadline for full proposal submissions: February 28, 2018
Deadline for final submissions*: early April 2018
Announcement of winners: May 31, 2018

Don’t miss this opportunity to take your innovative concept to the global level – submit your proposal today! We are here to support you, so please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Follow us on LinkedIn, join our LinkedIn Group, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and use #Ideas4Action2018 to talk about your sustainable development ideas.

We hope to hear from you very soon!

Best regards,

Your I4A Team

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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