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The Afri-Plastics Challenge 2021

Over 17 million tonnes of waste are generated by Sub-Saharan Africa annually, and only 12% of plastic waste is recycled. The Challenge...

2021 World Energy Day (WED) Youth Innovation Challenge 2021

Rules Project nominations by 6th August 2021Projects will be shortlisted by 13th August 2021 and the qualifying teams notifiedQualified...

2021 Green People’s Energy Challenge for Energy Access Innovators (1 Million Euro Grant)

With the upcoming Challenge Call, GBE is looking for concrete solutions to address two specific challenges in the energy access sphere: Increasing Off-Grid...

World Bank Utility of the Future Challenge: Delivering water and sanitation services in 2050.

What do you think the water utility of the future will look like? Will it feature drones that inspect pipes internally and fix leakages? Will customer feedback be...

2021 British Council FameLab Climate Change Communicators Competition worldwide.

FameLab Climate Change Communicators is a global online competition and training event to build trust in climate science.  British Council invite aspiring climate change communicators to submit...

Lex:lead Essay Competition 2021 for Students in Developing Countries

Lex:lead is a group of international lawyers and friends who support economic development focusing on the world’s least developed countries.  Lex:lead offer an annual essay competition on topics of law...

The Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest 2021 for developers worldwide (USD$1 million total in...

Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest aims to inspire talented developers across the globe to create seamless, smart, and innovative digital experiences, and explore...

The develoPPP Ventures Ideas Competition 2021

Suitable start-ups to be funded through develoPPP Ventures are being selected during an open ideas competition. This takes place twice a year...

2021 Climate Tracker: Food, Farming, and Climate Story Pitch (180EUR per month stipend)

Global food systems account for 1/3 of total greenhouse gas emissions and simultaneously hold many of the solutions to the climate emergency, but...

The ITU Generation Connect Video Pitch Challenge 2021

Do you have a promising idea to connect the unconnected and close the digital divide? The world today has...