Applications Open for Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2018

Applications are open for “ Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2018 ” that is co-organized by the UNFCCC secretariat and the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme.

Categories

  • Category 1- Responsible production & consumption: Submit videos that showcase applicants’ activities that contribute to responsible production and consumption
    • Examples of submissions:
      • Carrying out climate friendly solutions/ideas on how to promote sustainable production or consumption
      • Campaigns to promote behavioural change
      • Initiatives to reduce emissions during the lifecycle of goods, in areas such as:
      • unnecessary consumption
      • sustainable fashion
      • sharing economy
      • reusing goods and materials
      • transporting goods
      • locally focused economy
      • reducing waste
    • Category 2- Green and climate friendly jobs: Submit videos that showcase applicants’ activities that contribute to creation of climate friendly jobs
      • Examples of submissions:
        • Work or new businesses that improve the economy and addresses climate change
        • Green jobs and careers related to:
        • Renewable energy
        • Food waste
        • Construction and infrastructure
        • Transportation
        • Green design
        • Technical and job-based training for green jobs
        • Educational campaigns promoting sustainable employment
        • Research to develop a low-carbon economy

The Prize

Two positions as youth reporter at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poland in December.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Global youth video competition requirements:
    • Applicants must be between 18 and 30
    • Applicants’ video must be a maximum of three minutes
    • Applicants’ video must be in English or have English subtitles
    • Applicants must be free and available to travel to Poland in December 2018
  • Please make sure any music or audio applicants use on their video is license free or they have acquired a license to use it.

How to Apply

Entries must be submitted online via given website.

For more information, please visit Global Youth Video Competition.

Deadline: 31 August 2018

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