Global Forum 2018
Youth Global Forum 2018 took place in Paris, France from December 2nd-6th and gathered together around 80 participants, experts and trainers from all over the world. The topic of the annual event was Worldwide Impact Investment: the Role of Entrepreneurs”. This three day forum saw attendants participate in various workshops, masterclasses and key-note speeches from the some of the world’s foremost experts in the field. The event culminated with fifteen project presenters getting the chance to showcase their projects with one ultimately winning the coveted Youth Time Idea grant to turn their project into a reality!
International movement Youth Time extended applications deadline for the Youth Global Forum 2018 to October 7th! The event will take place in Paris, France from December 2nd -6th and will gather together more than 100 participants, experts and trainers from all over the world with the aim of discussing ideas and solutions to some of the most prevalent youth issues. The topic of the annual event is Worldwide Impact Investment: the Role of Entrepreneurs”. Participation is partially funded.
Can Impact Investing Help with Developments in Education? YT Expert, Dr. Rieki Crins Discusses its PotentialWritten by Youth Time Administrator
The Youth Global Forum 2018 is now just around the corner and as the excitement starts to build ahead of the event, we continue to interview the experts and trainers who will be joining from all corners of the globe to share their knowledge and expertise. One of our experts is Dr. Rieki Crins, Anthropologist, Writer and Social Entrepreneur.
With the Youth Global Forum 2018 just around the corner, Youth Time International Movement begins to interview experts who will be travelling from all over the globe to share their knowledge and ideas cultural experiences with participants at the event. One of these experts is Rakesh Biswas, Chairman of IYSERT Energy Research PVT LTD. Rakesh is also the founder of International Youth Society of Eco friendly & Renewable Technology. He has expanded his organisation across 8 countries and conducts extensive volunteer work across the world. Being a strong personality in South Asia, his Company IYSERT listed in the top 50 Companies by CNBC Asian Business Leadership Awards 2017,Shanghai for Turnover more than 100 Million INR in 2 years. He was awarded the International Business leadership Award in 2017 by Institute of Economics Studies Malaysia and also received the Karamaveer Chakhra Award from the United Nations in addition to the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Rastiya Ekta Samman in 2014 from the Government of India.
How is Impact Investing Contributing to Developments in Science, Technology and Innovation with Khalid Garba MohammedWritten by Youth Time Administrator
With the Youth Global Forum 2018 just around the corner, Youth Time International Movement continues to interview the experts who will be joining us for this momentous occasion. One of these experts is Khalid Garba Mohammed, Lecturer II/PhD student, University of Milan, Italy.
The Youth Global Forum 2018 is just a few weeks away, and as the event draws ever closer, we continue to interview the experts and trainers who will be joining from far and wide to share their knowledge and expertise in impact investment. We are pleased to report that Anne-Louise Thon Schur, Founder of SDG Invest and Head of Secretariat at The Global Impact Club (GIC) will be joining us to host a masterclass on, “Social Investment: Gaps and Opportunities in Emerging Markets.”
As the Youth Global Forum 2018 draws closer, Youth Time International Movement are excited to invite experts and participants from all over the globe to share their knowledge, ideas, and experiences. With just over a month before the event commences, we continue to interview the speakers and trainers who will pass on their expertise and advice to participants at the event. One of these experts is Ardo Ryan Dwitanto, Lecturer at IPMI International Business School, Jakarta Indonesia.
The Youth Global Forum 2018 is now only a few weeks away! As the event draws closer, Youth Time International Movement continues to interview the experts who will be travelling from all over the world to share their knowledge and expertise with participants. One of these experts is Glenn Frommer, Managing Partner at ESG Matters, IVS. Glenn Frommer will be delivering his masterclass on the topic, “Managing Risk, Return and Impact Investing Goals”. This interview aims to provide Youth Global Forum 2018 participants with insight into what they can expect from the masterclass, in addition to learning how to best prepare for it.
The latest YT event – Youth Global Forum – is approaching fast just little a less than two weeks from now, YT will, this time, hold the event in the fabulous city of Paris, and during one of the best times of the year, just before Christmas. We hope you will enjoy it there and in the meantime here is a summary of interviews with the speakers attending the Global Forum.
On the Way to Reducing the Highest Suicide Rate in the World: the Story behind Youth Global Forum 2018’s Winning Project, from GuyanaWritten by Youth Time Administrator
Mental illnesses and neurological disorders affect every fourth inhabitant of the small South American country of Guyana. Moreover, according to the World Health Organization,this small nation of less than a million people reports the highest sucide rate in the world. One of the project presenters at Youth Time’s Youth Global Forum in Paris, Shinelle Bayrd, decided to raise the general awareness of this problem and promote the possibility of improving the overall physical, mental, spiritual,and emotional wellbeing of people in Guyana. Her project – called the Wellness Center – was awarded the first place and recieved a realization grant. In an interview withYouth Time magazine, she talks more about the difficulties people face in Guyana and her ideas about how she plans to change the situation for the better.
In December Paris, France hosted the Youth Time International Movements fourth annual Youth Global Forum. The diversity of the world was on show as distinguished guests, experts and participants from over forty nations gathered to discuss Impact Investment & the Role of Entrepreneurs. This three day forum saw attendants participate in various workshops, masterclasses and key-note speeches from the some of the world’s foremost experts in the field. The event culminated with fifteen project presenters getting the chance to showcase their projects with one ultimately winning the coveted Youth Time Idea grant to turn their project into a reality!