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Peace Child International: Contribute & Win a trip to NYC

Description Peace Child International is a UK-based charity with the aim of empowering young people to be the change they want to see in the world. Peace Child International wants to encourage young people to inform themselves and then take action. Inform Yourself! The organization achieves it through creating publications, training programmes and lesson plans on sustainable development, climate change, conflict resolution, human rights, gender and advocacy. These are available for youth around the world to use and adapt. Peace Child International also run the bi-annual World Youth Congresses and European Youth Congresses. Currently the UK-based charity is seeking good examples of youth led sustainable entrepreneurship projects for a publication to be launched in New York in November 2012. The best contribution will include an innovative business idea, it will showcase best practice of green entrepreneurship, how skills are being taught, and will provide examples on how youth are involved in job creation and the move towards the Green Economy. Eligibility If you are between 18-30 years of age, have started a Green Business in the last two years, or have developed an innovative Green Business Plan that you feel ready to promote to an international audience you are an eligible candidate to join the contest; to contribute and win a trip to NYC. Application You can send a description of the Business Plan or the Green Business you have started (max. 400-words) to: – by Friday September 7th, 2012. For any questions and concerns which you might direct to the contact e-mail: or telephone: 0044 (0) 1763 274 459. For more information, visit the official Website: Peace Child International: Contribute &Win a Trip to NYC