#ITUWORLD Young Innovators Competition 2014

#ITUWORLD Young Innovators Competition 2014

An integral part of ITU Telecom World events since 2011, the Young Innovators Programme works with innovative young people from all over the world who are using technology to transform their communities and their social reality. Each year, the Young Innovators Competition invites talented, technologically-minded young people to compete for one of the prestigious places in … Continue reading

#UNFCCC Simulation on COP19, Warsaw in Kathmandu

#UNFCCC Simulation on COP19, Warsaw in Kathmandu

BYND2015 Nepal Hub hosted the first ever COPinMyCity event in Asia entitled as COPinMyCity: Warsaw in Kathmandu on 16 November 2013. Facilitated by Ms. Kabita Gautam, Founder of BYND2015 Nepal Hub, the overall program was coordinated in three steps in Nepal. Before COP19 → An online campaign entitled Climate Relay was organized during which  the main priority for … Continue reading

Global Handwashing Day 2013, 15 December

Global Handwashing Day 2013, 15 December

Global Handwashing Day was originally created for children and schools, but can be celebrated by anyone promoting handwashing with soap. Each year, over 200 million people are involved in celebrations in over 100 countries around the world. Global Handwashing is endorsed by a wide array of governments, international institutions, civil society organizations, NGOs, private companies, … Continue reading

COPinMyCity: Warsaw in Kathmandu

COPinMyCity: Warsaw in Kathmandu

COP in MyCity is a youth-led project which ambitions to bridge the gap between climate negotiations (a.k.a. COPs) and the mainstream public, foster education and action about climate change locally and create an international community of youth climate leaders committed to the success of COP21 (2015). As COP19 will happen in Warsaw, Poland, in November this year, all COP in MyCity initiatives … Continue reading