The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is an activity within the framework of the UNESCO Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

Best Projects 2013/2014

The mission of New Future Foundation is to facilitate international and domestic economic social development, community outreach, education, and health. WORLD STREET PEACE THROUGH SPORTS is a program set in place to help at risk youth see the important need to be physically active at their young age as well read more
1 Comment
49 Votes
more
Dear Nigeria is a non profit organisation set up by youth, for youth. Encouraging the active involvement of school students in raising awareness and funds for womens education in Nigeria. Dear Nigeria believes that education is knowledge and knowledge is power, making education one of the most valuable tools a read more
154 Votes
more
ProEcoOffice aims to create value from used office paper by collecting it through a social enterprise which employs youth who collect, press an store used office paper from more than 100 offices in Balti, city, the second largest city in Moldova, in order to raise funds for environmental projects initiated read more
24 Votes
more
KARIBU Solar Power is an innovative social enterprise that makes high quality solar power affordable. We produce a modular solar lamp (solar panel + rechargeable battery + light) and employ an innovative social business model that allows the average Base of the Pyramid (BoP) consumer to enjoy the benefits of read more
6 Votes
more
AYSO PROFILE Afri Youth Support Organisation (AYSO) is an NGO founded in 2011 and registered to operate in Kampala district (Uganda) by the NGO Board Ministry of Internal Affairs Uganda with the registration number 10287 and is a youth lead Organisation located at Komamboga. Our vision is To have self read more
1 Comment
50 Votes
more
Riccis is Nigerias first weekends-only campus-based restaurant powered by the culinary ingenuity of student chefs. Our menu are inspired from different countries' specialties and appeal to a diverse clientele. We focus on pasta delicacies with a touch of Asian influence and the Nigeria natives. Our chefs who are students of read more
61 Votes
more
Since its formation, the mission of ICT 4 Salone has been to improve the quality of life through Education and Human Rights activities using Information and Communication Technology(ICT)as tool.Our mission is to educate and help the children of Sierra Leone to apply the basic confidence and competence in the use read more
74 Votes
more
KUSAGA means 'to recycle' in Swahili. It aims to create ways in which municipal solid waste from residential and commercial areas can be collected and turned to cash. Africa as a whole is not at the level it should be when it comes to recycling and reusing. KUSAGA's vision is read more
10 Votes
more
Aviation Palace International emerged from over 5 years experience of working with the best Aviation, software and manufacturing organizations across the world. Our personal qualities, professional experience, and passion for peace, combined with experience as well as partnerships with some of the best organizations and Institutions is our strength. OBJECTIVES: read more
22 Votes
more
Currently the costs of lab tests are incredibly high and have long turnaround times leaving patients and doctors waiting and guessing. Performing the tests in front of the patient with immediate results will hugely benefit the patient and reduce the costs of lab tests as blood and biological samples do read more
1 Comment
42 Votes
more
Eventyard is a web and mobile place for independent artists and organizations to promote and share their upcoming events. It is an ultimate guide for everyone who is looking for a content that matches peoples interests and location. Having in mind the great noise on the Internet and how hard read more
3 Votes
more
Mission: Physical activity is essential for developing physical, mental, emotional and social skills in a young persons life. Through participation young people develop knowledge, understanding and basic skills that promote and encourage personal and cultural values in their daily lives whilst understanding the benefits of sport and physical activity. Aim: read more
131 Votes
more
African Naturalistas was created in order to cater for the hair care needs of black women in Africa and beyond. We started as a natural hair care blog in August 2011 after the founder discovered the knowledge gap about how to care for the type of hair many Africans have, read more
3 Comments
1190 Votes
more
SokoNect is a County Government tool for Farmers to link with Export Market by uploading information about availability of their produce for sale using their mobile phones ,enabling buyers to prepare enough package materials.They can also view existing market prices offered by the buying companies in the market place and read more
17 Votes
more
The Children of Tomorrow comprise of children from 3 different homes in Yangon. There are all together nearly 200 children, and about 90% of the children come from villages in Shan state where poverty, drugs and war had driven their parents to send them away to Yangon in the hope read more
5 Comments
206 Votes
more
Anchor Farms is an integrated agricultural venture born out of great determination to solve three major problems facing the most populous African Nation, Nigeria and the continent at large. Poverty, Unemployment and Food insecurity are some of the major problems facing the African continent and according to Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, read more
10 Comments
96 Votes
more
With the internet, knowledge is more available than ever. However, for too many people, it is not part of their every-day reality. Our objective is to reach this large group in our society by presenting knowledge in an appealing and popular way on- and offline. WikiStage is the next collaborative read more
2 Comments
132 Votes
more
The OMOMI project which is currently in business stems from the WHO Childhood Survival Strategies aims to help reduce childhood mortality rates and promote maternal health. OMOMI is an easy to mobile application which has simplified these strategies for use by parents, care-givers and guardians. With the introduction of a read more
9 Comments
189 Votes
more
In Resnomex we produce and market added-value healthy food snacks, our main goal is to generate a fair trade policy in which the farmers involved in our process can get much better prices of their crops. The innovation in the area is that we created a marketing channel that did read more
2 Votes
more
To achieve a greater follow up care after discharge of patients from hospitals To reduce to the barest minimum, relapses after discharge of patients To reduce the long hospitals stay and promote early discharge of patients from the hospital. Networking of various Hospitals, who refers all patients in need of read more
6 Comments
197 Votes
more
Rumarocket is a talent management platform that uses machine learning algorithms to map skills according to those demanded by companies, and generates predictions (based on work history and performance) on how well individuals will perform in certain job positions. It uses the predictive data to develop a talent profile of read more
39 Votes
more
The Leadership Institute is the flagship program of the Congo Leadership Initiative (CLI). The mission of CLI is to develop the next generation of leaders to be catalysts for peace and prosperity in the Congo. The Leadership Institute achieves this mission by training youth using a world-class curriculum and then read more
4 Votes
more
BRAINPOWER ENTREPRENEURIAL SCHOOL OF TECHONOLOGY The proliferation of technology in this era has become a phenomenon in solving first class problems across the globe. But this phenomenon can hardly be seen in the Ghanaian community. About one-thirds of the Ghanaian population know something about technology. Many students drop out of read more
13 Votes
more
With the objective of empowering rural women to lift their families out of poverty by establishing fish farming as an alternative income, this project concerns the training of 300 rural women from two communities in Imo state, South Nigeria. Training concerns practical knowledge in fish farming as well as business read more
4 Votes
more
Our project is a Mobile application that operate on IOS,Windows,Android,Blackberry, Symbian and short code based.Its a Farmers app that Farmers has a resource hive for Farmers to access information on crops or Animals hence be a guide for which kind of farming they need Organic or Non organic and mitigate read more
1 Comment
74 Votes
more
Tageau is your number one Work-Investment-Platform. Here, entrepreneurs can find supporters for their promising business- and startup-ideas. Further more, experienced professionals may find fascinating and promising business-ideas to get involved in as team members. Payment however only takes place when the business becomes profitable over time, as these professionals invest read more
4 Votes
more
The Earth's biological systems to provide resources for human needs is eroding. This project is to protect and restore the earth's capacity to support life. WE intend to make this Planet a better place, by protecting the environments so that this planet can be around for a long time, thereby read more
66 Votes
more
GloW wants to produce and sell energy saving stoves as an assembly set for developing countries. Energy-saving stoves will improve energy efficiency in cooking, qualities of life such as health and cooking time and they are ecologically sustainable. As assembly sets the stoves are much easier to transport and can read more
1 Comment
246 Votes
more
"Tis' life so full of care, we have no time to stand and stare." This is precisely the problem that prevails in this otherwise advanced and sophisticated world . As more and more people migrate to the cities, every passing day, concrete structures constantly spurt and blossom, leaving negligible open read more
381 Votes
more
I make hand crafted jewellery for fashion and establish innovation and self reliance so as to reduce poverty and encourage financial independence amongst youths and woman.I aim at combining accessories from different cultures of the world and educating the youths against idleness.
1 Comment
5 Votes
more
NollywoodPeople.com.ng is a freelance/marketplace for filmmakers; actors/actresses, directors, producers, editors, animators, scriptwriters, gaffers, stunt persons, voice-over persons, makeup artists/beauticians, best boys (grip/lighting), dolly grip and the list is endless. aims and objectives is to: create a healthy competition marketplace for movie/music-video makers in Nigeria and beyond. give equal opportunities to read more
10 Votes
more
The main objective of this Project is to offer free (or highly subsidized) training and guidance to encourage and support aspiring entrepreneurial females in Nigeria, by helping them to develop and execute business ideas that will lead to job creation. The project intends to establish citizens advise centers in several read more
17 Votes
more
Almost every young person who wants to study abroad asks themselves questions like What is the best study programme for me?, Which university/country should I choose?, How can I finance my studies, How easy is to find a job after graduation?, and so on Lets face it the decision what read more
3 Comments
801 Votes
more
The main thrust of our Company is to increase access to markets for smallholder producers and increase availability of high quality Pork and Broiler products in Malawi. The Company has been linked to 400 smallholder farmers to supply Soya and Maize for the Company's feed plant. The feed then will read more
5 Votes
more
Nth Studio is a hub of women and young entrepreneurs who are passionate about growing, socializing, networking and learning. Any woman or youngster, who owns a business, wants to own one, is working on a creative venture, or wants to be around other businesswomen can join our family. You do read more
41 Votes
more

by

nayum
Mission: We develop young change-makers in informal settlement in Kenya. Vision: Self-confident young people who inspire positive change in the society. Slogan / Tagline: The champion in you Values: Sharing,Teamwork,volunteering, role modeling, love, Peace, Unity, Giving back philosophy, Diversity etc. Wilsen Initiative (Wi)operates under the three pillars as follows; EDUCATE read more
2 Comments
32 Votes
more
Safecity is a crowdmap which captures personal stories of sexual harassment and abuse in public spaces. We have collected over 2800 stories from over 50 cities in India in the last 16 months. Our platform is modelled on participatory design and run on volunteer support, effort and skills. We have read more
3 Votes
more
Garbage Clinical Insurance (GCI) is a micro health insurance program which uses garbage as a financial resource. With this program, the community pays clinical services by using garbage in an insurance scheme. This way can make the community mobilize their own unused resources to improve health access and breakdown barrier read more
439 Votes
more
ANGELIC MANNA FOODS AND BEVERAGES was established on June, 2013 through the YOUWIN 2 (women edition) of the Federal Government of Nigeria and sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Finance, Abuja. The enterprise was established on the principle that more than 80 percent of families/ homes living in Nigeria are read more
4 Comments
12 Votes
more
Alcoholism among the youths had become a crisis in Central Kenya in 2011/2012. Idleness due to unemployment was and its still the major root cause. Midida provides youths with some form of occupation whose ultimate goal is to generate income. Fish rearing was the preferred project because its not widely read more
1 Comment
10 Votes
more
This project is a Professional school of underprivileged kids,young adult and adult of one of the poorest neighborhood in Haiti.This project will be the 2nd phase of a primary school established in the area in the late 80s and the first professional school in the area.weve been educating kids since read more
2 Comments
35 Votes
more
This project shall serve as an avenue to create job opportunities for 2,000 men and women in Mpumalanga, South Africa in various disciplines and skills through the theatrical and practical use of Arts & Culture in this 2014.
4 Votes
more
Africa-ontherise represents the new generation of Africans that are young, passionate and highly exposed to information and updates at the speed of a click. It comprises of two elements: an online blog that shares only positive and progressive news about Africa and this consequently feeds the second element which is read more
1 Comment
18 Votes
more
The Fleuri Academy limited provides smart learning on the go deployed using chat applications. Currently, we have been able to launch French and Accounting Classes on mobile using whatsapp, Skype and google hangouts.
23 Votes
more

by

The Mandera Times have been in operation for the past 16 months with an objectives bridging information gap that exist in Northern part of Kenya which have been left out in development and also in terms positive reporting by mainstream media. By running the monthly newspaper, we amplify voices of read more
27 Votes
more
To equip low-income rural students,first generation learners&make them pursue higher education FUEL is enabling rural youth to have successful careers through support system that bridges the information gap, helps them acquire skills Mission is to support 10 million needy and rural students of India.
5 Votes
more
Late 2013 I sort to establish a forum to radically influence policies geared in critically empowering our youth from Botswana to the Southern Africa Development Community(SADC) and subsequently Africa. Our timeline are based on a set of these existing policies which through our consultations with various stakeholders United Nations, World read more
6 Votes
more
Our main objectives are to provide the youth an alternative sustainable income through environmental enterprises and to promote environmental conservation.We conduct activities such as community clean up exercises,tree planting and maintenance,environmental education in schools and ecotourism services at Dunga beach,Kisumu-Kenya.Our innovative approaches are identifying opportunities for business in our environment read more
3 Votes
more
Summary – Objectives and planned interventions The project strengthens the target groups to use natural resources more sustainably and be better prepared against climate change. The sustainable use of local energy sources and energy potentials leads to, e.g. less greenhouse gases. Use solar energy, reduce demand for fire wood and read more
1 Comment
12 Votes
more
Despite having many design schools most graduates exist institutions of higher learning without the hands on experience required in fashion industry. Afrivazi seeks to bridge this gap of a weak education system with little support in nurturing creativity of would be designers by linking students in institutions of higher learning read more
8 Comments
501 Votes
more