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 Ideas 2013/2014

The Afro Banking Idea intends to see persons open up Interest earning Bank Products, in the interest of creating interest monies, not for the account holder's benefit per say, but for the interest of generating funding to projects that benefit the communities and that give chances to those that are read more
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One of the greatest threats to the development, wellbeing and health of the entire world's youth is drug abuse. For millions of reasons from stress and abuse at home to poverty and suffering; an astonishing rate of the youth across the world have resorted to drugs which not only highly read more
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We all know that Pakistan is facing a major problem of shortage of electricity from the past few years. As out of total consumption of electricity, the share of household and commercial sector has increased from 2006-07 to 2011-12.This is clearly indicating that domestic sector require a major share of read more
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With increase in life expectancy people are living longer but it also increases the risk of age-related diseases such as cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer's disease. It is important that we engage our elderly population so that they remain mentally and physically active and this will help to reduce burden of read more
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The main objective is to create a café (chain in future) were people can enjoy meals and can be sure that this will not make them to put on weight. Concept: Only food with low glycemic index will be used in this café. Diets based on the glycemic index suggest read more
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Initially, orphanage and nursing home are considered separate entities, even though the functions and the needs of the members are more identical than different, namely the needs for love and care. The elderly, as we know, were the one who shape the society we lived in today, they possess a read more
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In a small office or building, we take our lessons, practice and lectures. a small set up of a room will do as long as it is comfortable for us, i can be the teacher. Our budget for the equipments, writing tools, school supplies and any other necessities will be read more
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Inspire2shyn.com is an innovative print media (magazine) and social media initiated by young techie and innovators to transform communities of West Nile region of Uganda. This social innovation is aimed transforming community with specific focus on youth inspiration for innovations (entrepreneurship), education and health. Inspire2shine magazine and social media shall read more
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As we all know food shortage is a major problem facing mankind and if not checked can spell catastrophe for the world as we know it. with food cost increasing due to certain weather changes that make certain regions unfavorable for agriculture, most developing countries across Africa and Asia now read more
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As I have seen many students and the nation at large lost their material possession such as Money, Cell phones, Laptops, Books and etc. simply because they use analysable padlocks to lock their safes thinking that their properties will be safe enough which is not because the padlocks are easily read more
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To enrich lives of young women by offering them quality services such as bridal makeup, proffessional makeup, personal makeup, hair braiding, weave fixing, nail fixing etc,to enhance their self-esteem and beauty. These product and services can be used as a tool for becoming self employed, financially indepent and skillfully creative.
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We at E-MICRO FINANCE want to take micro-financing to a higher level.The idea suggests that we partner with mobile operators e.g safaricom who have so many MPESA agents country wide,then partner with micro-finance institutions.We intend to create a site in that when one wants to apply for a microfinance loan,he read more
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I dare U is a micro-crowdfunding platform with a fun twist. Suppose you have a friend that has a special talent, or is afraid to do something, it can be going to the university dressed like a chicken or singing in public or anything that suppose a fun challenge with read more
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Nowadays,Global warming issues are being discussed on a large scale.It has been forecasted that in the coming generation there will be a war between people and countries for resources like food,water,electricity & fuels.There are many countries in the world where electricity is an issue especially in Asia and Africa.In India,the read more
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edgar group is a group of companies. i start with what i have. i am a graphic designer and will open a creative studio called creative etiquettes, where i will design logos, letterheads, business cards for SME's; internet cafe for african villages using cargo containers and solar panels. 2nd business read more
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Facing a number of challenges among which increasing biodiversity loss ranks among the top of the list, all countries of the world nowadays reaches a stage of urgent need for overcoming a huge gap and insufficient mechanisms of sharing success and challenges in biodiversity conservation related activities. Bio-connect come as read more
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around the world,in thousands of houses there are excess food are cooked and wasted .Whereas thousands people are starving everyday or have in convenience of cooking for many reasons.like ,a busy life, absence of time.so in a neighbourhood if the excess food is shared with the well off people having read more
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Pamphlet will be a mobile phone app, supported by a website, that will allow all kinds of businesses to reach their target audiences by creating a simple digital pamphlet. Clients will signup on our website and create a pamphlet online for their latest promotion or offer. Then they will target read more
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Amana Sacco will be a local based Micro finance Institutions that will help youth and women to economic empowerment. This will seek registration of members who will contribute to the organizations(saves) and later get a zero interest loan from the Sacco for their business. Amana Sacco will be a unique read more
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Red-light running is a serious intersection safety issue across the nation. Ninety-seven percent of drivers feel that other drivers running red-lights are a major safety threat last year there were more than 2.3 million reported intersection-related crashes, resulting in more than 7,770 fatalities and approximately 733,000 injury. My idea is read more
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Have you ever imagined a sustainable world? A world where the needs are obtained in a clean way? Where the cities can supply different needs by their drainages? And the factories of energy are under the cities where we live? Over time we have seen different ecological ways to generate read more
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The idea behind Naturap is to have an application that would have verified data about the natural beauties of Croatia in the modern and new surrounding of the 21 century. This modern environment, full of technology and information but also isolation is such that it imposes increasingly a requirement of read more
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My business idea is about manufacturing and selling eco-friendly banana-leaf sanitary pads to women in Rwanda. My point of concentration is young girls in Rwanda that experience a problem of limited financial resources to buy sanitary pads which often affects their academic excellence. About 18% of girls in Rwanda miss, read more
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Life.beats is cloud-synced medication reminder app designed at helping families prevent emergencies caused by medication non-compliance. It is not just mobile application, it includes web-service and a way to share your medication information with whomever you want (physicians, pharmacists, caregivers, health coaches, etc.) to make sure the entire healthcare team read more
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Youth represent about 73% of Kenyas population. As a result youths are major actors in economic development. 80% of the Kenyas population lives in rural communities. Despite the youth bulge, youths in Kenya have the highest unemployment rates. The unemployment rate is estimated to be double the average unemployment rate read more
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The main objective of this organization is to educate, train and help bring out the best in the youths by educating them on how to fight poverty and attain success in order to be self independent and move the nation forward. The activities of this organization is to gather people read more
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My idea is to establish an environmental protection initiative at the same time doing tourism marketing and conservation and creating jobs for the youth.I will be doing Tourism marketing business responsible for bringing conservation of natural resources,advertising tourism sites through a professional website and growing it to create a Television read more
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Mexico is one of the many countries in the developing world who´s government is not able to comply with basic necessities, such as public health, education, hunger, sustainability, among others. Several small nonprofit organizations in the communities are practically ignored. This lack of attention makes their task more titanic than read more
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This simple idea came when i saw a lot of graffiti in one corner of the city, very artistic and creative. Although,sometimes it gets ridicule because of misplaced. Contrarily, in some other corner of the city, there are shabby, hungry for color and monochrome. In this community, we use the read more
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Let's not forget many of our love ones we have lost due to High blood pressure,high cholesterol level because of there addiction to lager beer,some times when you ask them why can't they stop it,they tell you is natural.But Zobo drink can satisfy this natural taste but in the process read more
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Agrocentral is Jamaica's first digital agricultural clearing house utilizing Web to SMS/SMS to Web technology to connect small farmers and businesses. Through Agrocentral businesses will have the ability to source large amounts of crops directly from farmers and farmers will be able to sell their available produce directly to businesses. read more
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In the global context, higher education is of paramount interest for social and economic development of a country. Unfortunately in this era higher education for Below Poverty Line (BPL) youth remains a far- fetched dream. Though Government of India in sync with Millennium Development Goal is aiming to achieve universal read more
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Energy Smart Grids are a constantly evolving infrastructure of improved management of electricity generation, transmission, and distribution. The rapidly increasing consuming demands require modernized control energy systems that will make energy use more reliable, secure, and efficient. Modern control grids address new challenges that require cost efficient approaches to minimize read more
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The main objective of my idea is to empower the youth of my community in all aspects of life. The idea I have is to build an edutainment park for the youth. I have realized that we young people are much interested in entertainment more than a lot of other read more
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This is an initiative that will be based at Kibera slums it will focus on rehabilitating and improving sanitary conditons at the slums.Kibera is a slum located in Nairobi,Kenya it is said to be largest urban slum and informal settlement in sub-saharan Africa,living conditions at the slum are extremely poor,harsh read more
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Enoch
The main Objective: The main objective of this idea is to promote innovation, creativity and leadership to ensure and enhance self-reliance through entrepreneurial practices among the youths to solve the problem of unemployment and reduce poverty radically. This will be achieved through massive advocacy campaign on the endless opportunities which read more
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The 1 Slum 100 Computers project will provide free computer training and entrepreneurship mentoring for disadvantaged youths in Eastern Nairobi slums and informal settlements. At completion of the training and mentorship, loans them computers and other technological devices to help them set up a computer based business such as cybercafe, read more
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District.com.gh is a web application that provides a convenient platform for Ghanaian citizens to track developments in their various districts and also compare performance between two districts. This idea seeks to improve transparency in local governance in the country as well as bring competition among the districts which will lead read more
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The scope of the enterprise idea does not claim supremacy in proffering solution to the food crisis in Nigeria and Africa, but it will reduce its occurrence as it takes a dive into food crops and cash crops production. Over the years, the country has drifted from agriculture into mineral read more
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The idea is the utilization of the emerging 3D printing technology to fabricate various consumer products in fashion, household furniture, technological parts, and even biological and culinary fields. The activities would involve fabricating products through 3D printing, provision of a medium for individuals to order custom made products through our read more
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The Mobile Women's Health Service is made up of specially trained registered women doctors based throughout Bangladesh who provide confidential problem solution for Bangladeshi women through different kinds of telecom services. The service aims to improve the health and well being of women in both urban and remote areas of read more
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The main objective is to help reduce the menace of child-trafficking in West Africa. The project will focus on educating the people in the region on the best way to fight the menace of child trafficking in sub-Sahara Africa, leading to brain drain, destroying the future of Africa, its economy read more
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The idea is to promote and disseminate the teaching of sustainable entrepreneurship through project undertake for transform, transforming young people into protagonists their own lives. with the objective of to show that simple changes in actions and habits can change not only your life, but the world. students will have read more
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The "Garden of Children" wants to make this world a better place. To achieve this vision, we believe that the entire potential of mankind must be unleashed.To accomplish this, we have to go to the roots of the human´s main development phase. Every child in the world deserves an excellent read more
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There are a lot of interesting things about the world around us that we would like to know but we hardly get the chance to read about them in books, internet, etc. What if we could see this information tagged on interesting places around us and we could see them read more
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The main objective of this idea is to offer a healthy junk food because mexico ranks first in childhood obesity. This caused by a poor diet, lack of activity sets, the environment in which they live etc.. The idea is to introduce dehydrated soya bean, with flavors of tamarind, chamoy, read more
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The main objective of this idea is to utilize land as a widely available resource in alleviating poverty. Farming in Kenya is still largely done using traditional methods leading to poor yields. The introduction of new technologies, seed varieties and professional interventions will be key in our operations. My desire read more
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I want to create a social meeting point, that gives education and the possibility to do sport. A Beach Volleyball Indoor court, in a combination with a NGO. Why? I want to help the region where I am planning to build it up, to become more international and to have read more
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BUSINESS DESCRIPTION: Handmade Water channels filtration systems Driving trend: Recycling and Solid Waste Management using an Eco- friendly product that reduce the presence of heavy metals in channels water. It acts as an absorptive surface upon which heavy metals and water channel pollutants rest on.
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Radwa
Poverty reduction and preservation of the environment are two major issues crippling Africa as a whole. Mostly these two issues are handled separately by most, but this project acts as a solution to both problems combined. My proposed project is the production of briquettes. A Briquette (or briquet) is a read more
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