Ideas for Change Award
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) is organizing “Ideas for Change Award” on 14 April 2015 in Geneva as part of the activities for 2015 Sustainable Development Year.
In the year of the 70th anniversary of the UN, member states will gather in September in order to adopt Post-2015 Development Agenda with sustaiable development goals.
In this context UNECE is on the front line to give its contribution by awarding innovative product, service or idea with potential for social and environmental impact.
Candidates should be residents in one of the 56 UNECE member states and meet the criteria below. They may apply for the award until 28 February 2015.
- a company or non-profit organization founded not longer than 24 months prior to the publication of this call
- a team of individuals planning to startup a company or a non-profit organization
- a team of graduate students and/or researchers interested in partnering with a company to develop a new product or service