The Global Innovation and Education Fund

Empowering passionate and curious young people to become ambassadors for change in their communities

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The United Nations identified 17 global issues that we are all responsible for trying to illuminate by 2030. Remember the saying ‘you can buy a man a fish or you can buy him a fishing rod and teach him to fish for a sustainable future’. We believe that providing opportunities, education, training and mentoring to aspiring young people in communities that are struggling with the fight to tackle global issues is the only way to empower action change.

We believe that curious, passionate and dedicated young people are the key to our future. As we work on over 65 projects globally we come across young people that we know would make the most amazing ambassador within their community for actioning change and tackling the UN SDG’s. However, due to Poverty, Education and many other factors, they are never presented with an opportunity to break their current life cycle and educate, learn and develop themselves to fulfil this potential.

The solution to all the global issues is simple, education and empowerment. This project aims to select, recruit and then breakdown the traditional barriers for aspiring young people that would never usually be able to enter training programs, attend conferences or join an apprenticeship within their own Country. By providing course fees, family support, travel bursaries, mentors and access to technology to allow these youths to train and return as ambassadors for tackling the issues locally.

This project is a long term project but with the potential to put a stop to all 17 global issues including inequality, unemployment, hunger, poverty and much more. We are building an army of young people that have taken your gift and broken the traditional cycle of life that faced them within their community. These ambassadors will help promote education and support other projects to tackle the issues within the community and build opportunities for others to learn and educate.

The United Nations identified 17 global issues that we are all responsible for trying to illuminate by 2030. Remember the saying ‘you can buy a man a fish or you can buy him a fishing rod and teach him to fish for a sustainable future’. We believe that providing opportunities, education, training and mentoring to aspiring young people in communities that are struggling with the fight to tackle global issues is the only way to empower action change.

We believe that curious, passionate and dedicated young people are the key to our future. As we work on over 65 projects globally we come across young people that we know would make the most amazing ambassador within their community for actioning change and tackling the UN SDG’s. However, due to Poverty, Education and many other factors, they are never presented with an opportunity to break their current life cycle and educate, learn and develop themselves to fulfil this potential.

The solution to all the global issues is simple, education and empowerment. This project aims to select, recruit and then breakdown the traditional barriers for aspiring young people that would never usually be able to enter training programs, attend conferences or join an apprenticeship within their own Country. By providing course fees, family support, travel bursaries, mentors and access to technology to allow these youths to train and return as ambassadors for tackling the issues locally.

This project is a long term project but with the potential to put a stop to all 17 global issues including inequality, unemployment, hunger, poverty and much more. We are building an army of young people that have taken your gift and broken the traditional cycle of life that faced them within their community. These ambassadors will help promote education and support other projects to tackle the issues within the community and build opportunities for others to learn and educate.

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