The Youth Solutions Program launches its first-ever Pitch Competition

The Youth Solutions Program launches its first-ever Pitch Competition

On October 15, 2022, 12 of our Investment Readiness Program star social innovators will be presenting their pitch decks to an expert panel of judges and an audience of impact investors, industry professionals, and peers. Join us!

SDSN Youth Solutions Program announced on September 19 that for the first time in program history, they will be presenting youth social innovators from the 2022 cohort of the Investment Readiness Program (IRP) in a cumulative Pitch Competition on October 15, 2022 at 12:00 UTC

The 12 finalists will present their solutions to a panel of expert judges from JCI, ChangeNOW, International Chamber of Commerce, BongoHive, Google, UNLEASH. 

Additionally, confirmed attendees include impact investors, partner organizations, and other innovators from around the world. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and watch the live stream via a virtual conference platform. 

The keynote speaker for the event will be announced on September 30. Among them is Mr Brighton Kaoma, Global Director of SDSN Youth.

This event will showcase beyond expectation, worthwhile youth social entrepreneurs working towards global development and the advancement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Attendance will provide opportunities for networking, funding and inspiration for global change. 

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Special thanks to the Award Sponsors: Bayer, ChangeNOW, and SDSN Youth

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