Offer: Innovation Award on Incredible Stories on Empowerment: Call for Stories (Deadline: May 14, 2013)
"Applicants around the world are invited to submit incredible stories on people’s empowerment.
This award is organized by The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA).
The objective if this award is to identify innovative approaches for poverty eradication, social integration, full employment and decent work for all.
This innovation award represents DSPD’s commitment to the promotion of people’s empowerment and social development globally. It is administered by DSPD as part of its mission to promote more equitable growth.
2 basic rules to submit story:
1) 1,000 words maximum for written story (in English);
2) 10 minutes maximum for recorded video-story (in English or with English subtitles).
Eligibility & Criteria:
Applicant can nominate them self or another person applicant admire who empowered them and therefore their unique and special story.
Organizers truly believe that the major social challenges of their time can be solved only with the full participation of people at all levels of society.
Deadline: 14 May 2013.
For more information, visit http://empowerment.unsdn.org/