Here we go again! Rome MED Mediterranean Dialogues 2021 is proud to announce the third edition of the “Youth Forum Contest – Green and sustainable solutions for the future” promoted by ISPI and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and implemented in cooperation with the Representation of Italy to the European Commission, ASSOCAMERESTERO, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
The purpose of the contest has always been to give the Mediterranean region’s youth a chance to present innovative projects aimed at facilitating dialogu eand fostering development and cooperation in the broader Mediterranean region.
With this in mind, this year’s Youth Forum Contest is taking on a new and improved format and scope, one that aims to make the contest a real opportunity for contestants to grow alongside the development of their ideas. The future of the region’s youth is certainly one that is green, sustainable, and inclusive. As such, starting this year, the Youth Forum Contest will follow in the footsteps of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and its holistic approach to achieving sustainable development for all through the implementation of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This year’s projects will focus on these three SGDs: