International Essay Contest for Young People: Call for Essays by 15 June


© The Goi Peace Foundation
12 April 2016

Young people from around the world are invited to enter the 2016 International Essay Contest for Young People organized by the Goi Peace Foundation, a GAP Key Partner.

The annual contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, imagination and initiative of the world's youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.  

The theme for this year's contest is: EDUCATION TO BUILD A BETTER FUTURE FOR ALL
We live in a world with many complex problems, both local and global. What kind of education and learning would help us address these challenges and create a sustainable world and a better life for all? Describe your concrete ideas for an ideal education. 

First Prize winners will be invited to Tokyo, Japan, and will receive the Minister of Education Award at the Goi Peace Foundation Forum in November 2016.

The deadline for entry is 15 June 2016.

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