Some Recent Updates

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We have decided to move the dates for one month – to avoid any conflict in schedules for school or the holidays. The new dates are as follows:

Competition prompt released to teams by end of December, 2014

Deadline for Submissions: January 31, 2015

Finalists Announcement: March 2, 2015

Winner(s) Announced: March 30, 2015

We are also pleased to announce the Youth to Youth community as our newest partner. The Youth to Youth (Y2Y) Community is a network of young people around the world aiming to channel fresh ideas and perspectives into development and to engage, inspire and empower youth in making a difference in their communities and beyond. We look forward to forthcoming activities with Y2Y.

Lastly, the following are the latest materials provided by the World Bank in regards to Financing for Development.

Introduction to the Proposal of the Open Working Group for Sustainable Development Goals

Financing for Development: Supporting Countries to Achieve their Sustainable Development Goals

The Post-2015 Global Agenda: A Framework for Country Diagnostics 

Report of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing