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Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition 2018: Submit your ideas and projects!

Young entrepreneurs (age 15-35) from around the world are invited to submit their innovative ideas and projects with a sociental impact, which champions and implements one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Call for Artwork: 2018 Peace Pals International Art Exhibition and Awards

Young people (age 5 – 16) are invited to submit their artwork to the 21st Annual Peace Pals International Art Exhibition and Awards. This year’s theme is “Living Peace.”

Call for Essays: 2018 International Essay Contest for Young People

Young people from around the world are invited to enter the 2018 International Essay Contest for Young People organized by the Goi Peace Foundation. The theme for this year’s contest is “The Change I Want to Make.”

Winners announced – 2017 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

Here is the list of winners for the Best Ideas and Best Projects categories.

Report: Goi Peace Foundation co-organizes UNESCO Asia-Pacific Workshop for Youth Leadership Training on ESD

On 15-17 November 2017, an Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop for Youth Leadership Training on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) took place in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop was co-organized by UNESCO Headquarters…

2017 Peace Pals International Art Exhibition and Awards – Winners Announced!

Peace Pals International joined with IUCN and DiversEarth for the 20th Anniversary, to inspire peace education around the globe in relation to environmental protection, with the theme of Nature for All – Loving the Earth. Over 4,000 entries received from 35 countries.

Watch the Video of Goi Peace Foundation Forum 2017

Earth Kids Space bridges friendship between earthquake-affected children in Italy and Japan

On October 30, 2017, one year after a major earthquake hit Central Italy, a representative of Earth Kids Space in Italy, Ms. Sonoko Tanaka, visited three elementary schools in Trentino to deliver letters and gifts of art…

Report: ESD Youth Week brings together young leaders from Japan and East Asia

  As part of the ongoing initiative to empower and mobilize youth to advance Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), the Goi Peace Foundation organized an ESD Youth Week in Tokyo in September 2017, in partnersh…

2017 International Essay Contest for Young People – Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 International Essay Contest for Young People. From among 15,441 entries from 155 countries, the following winners were selected. We take this opportunity to thank all of…