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Be part of the United Nations #SummerOfSolutions

Young technologists, designers, entrepreneurs, and other creative minds have the chance to imagine and build open-source technology solutions for tackling global challenges in the #SummerOfSolutions United Nations initiative. This year’s focus is on climate change and solutions are expected to enable circular economies, develop ethical fashion and improve climate information.

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, in partnership with the United Nations Technology Innovation Labs, the United Nations Development Programme and the Unite Ideas platform of the United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology are organizing the #SummerOfSolutions United Nations initiative.

The best #SummerOfSolutions will be featured at the United Climate Action Summit 2019 in New York on September 23, 2019 and have the chance to receive support to become real enterprises.

Participation can range from simply submitting an idea to developing full fledge solutions. The competition is already ongoing and the first deadline is on July 3rd.

Further details, registration information and challenge deadlines are available at the Unite Ideas platform: https://uniteideas.spigit.com/main/Page/SummerOfSolutions

 

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