Youth SDG Innovation Awards

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) Subregional office for Southern Africa , in collaboration with the African Youth SDG Summit and AfriLabs, invites eligible young entrepreneurs to submit an application for the African Youth SDG Innovation Award.


The award seeks to recognise and reward exceptional young entrepreneurial efforts that have produced a successful innovation to address a particular development issue for households, businesses, governments, or communities and have a bearing on the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

We invite you to take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about the award and apply if you are eligible. By clicking the link below, you will gain access to all the information you need to know about the award, including the criteria for eligibility, the application process, and any important deadlines.