In alignment with the United Nations’ aim for involving youth in achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, the Competition Organizing Committee sets forth the following purposes of the 2021 Dual Competitions:
Empowering youth around the world through the competitions; amplifying the voices of youth worldwide.
Creating and accelerating SDG initiatives both in the communities and on a global level.
Encouraging and facilitating international youth collaboration.
The 2021 Dual Competitions on the UN SDGs are a fully guided process. Eligible youth from around the globe are welcome to apply. The Competition Organizing Committee is committed to providing contestants with all necessary training and support throughout the 4-month competition period. There are no fees associated with the competitions or related training. The competition is free for all. The Competition Organizing Committee may consider offering support to candidates in the areas with limited computer or internet access.