Youth Global Forum, Jakarta, Indonesia 2016

Страна: Индонезия;

Дедлайн: 19.09.2016


Brief Description

Youth Global Forum is a unique event, which will gather together more than 150 participants from all over the world, with the aim to come to solutions for the most prevalent issues. The topic of the annually organized event is related to the location and actuality of the matter. This year, it is "The Interdependence Between Sustainability and Social Entrepreneurship - Creating a sustainable environment for social development through tech innovation." As such, Youth Time NGO organizes in November 2016 the Youth Global Forum in the capital of Indonesia, Jakarta where sustainability is more than ever at the heart of the discussion. Young people that are looking for inspiration and people that have innovative ideas on how to tackle these issues are brought together in this event, to come to a winning solution for change, for the benefit of a more sustainable development of the world.


Whereas in previous years a Youth Forum was organized on the island of Rhodes, from now onwards a Global Forum is organized by Youth Time, with the purpose of going to a certain location to offer solutions to the actual matter on the ground. Last year the event took place in October in Barcelona and focused on improving education and unemployment rates. In Jakarta, the focus will be on sustainability.


The metropole of Jakarta was chosen as the location for the Youth Global Forum 2016, as the city offers the perfect place for this event, as we have a lot of applications from Indonesians to our event, as well as sustainable development is in Indonesia more than ever at the heart of the discussion. YT invites youth from all over the world to take an active part in discussing the urgent situation and to come to solutions to the issue.


The main focus of this forum is set on how to realizing sustainable development in ever-changing global markets. This forum will provide an interactive platform for young social innovators to openly communicate, share ideas and experiences with their peers from different cultural backgrounds and regions around the globe. This event will offer participants to connect and engage with other social entrepreneurs, as through networking they can find human support by like-minded people, as well as they will get guidance from experts and global think tanks in order to get inspired and find motivation to collaboratively lay down the foundation and to envision their successful future.