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Global YouthCONVENTION 2024

  • Where

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • When

    March 09-12, 2024

Empowering Youth Through Knowledge and Actions

The Global Youth Convention is not just a conference; it’s a movement. This annual gathering brings together students, volunteers, professionals, and SDG activists from across the globe. Our mission is to provide a platform for the world’s youth to exchange the idea, share experiences, and collaboratively develop innovative solutions to tackle global challenges.

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01 Leadership Development in Civic Roles:

GYC attendees will participate in leadership workshops and sessions to refine their leadership skills, fostering personal and professional growth. Along with acquiring insights into effective leadership strategies that can elevate their career and contribute to positive organizational change

02 Insights into Sustainable Practices

Participants will explore sustainable models and practices that can be applied to their professions, aligning personal success with environmental and social responsibility. As they will gain practical knowledge on how to integrate sustainability into professional endeavors for long-term prosperity

03 Enhanced Civic Engagement & Policymaking Influence:

GYC will amplify their ability to make a positive impact in their communities through enhanced civic engagement skills, allowing them to contribute to social initiatives along with acquiring a nuanced understanding of global policymaking, to engage with policymakers for sustainable policies that align with their professional interests

04 Access to Funding Opportunities:

Delegates will discover opportunities for collaborative partnerships with like-minded individuals and organizations, fostering synergies that can amplify the impact of their social entrepreneurship initiatives. As GYC will be a platform to explore investment opportunities by connecting with impact investors, philanthropists, and organizations supporting socially conscious initiatives

05 Cross-Sectoral Collaboration Opportunities:

They will get to engage in cross-disciplinary discussions and collaborative projects, fostering a holistic approach to problem-solving. GYC will provide them unique environment to come together, exchange ideas, and explore innovative solutions that transcend traditional professional boundaries, enriching both their career and personal perspectives

06 Mentorship & Career Guidance:

They will get the chance to connect with experienced mentors and industry experts who can provide valuable guidance for their career development, by receiving personalized bits of advice on navigating challenges and seizing opportunities in their specific professional domains.

Redefining Global Leadership: GYC 2024 – Your Platform for Impact


At the Global Youth Convention 2024, participants will undergo a comprehensive learning experience through engaging workshops and interactive sessions. They will acquire a deep understanding of the UN's SDGs, exploring innovative solutions to address global challenges. GYC will empower individuals with the knowledge and tools to actively participate in civic life, fostering the development of impactful initiatives within their communities. Leadership development will be a focal point, with participants honing their skills, gaining insights into effective leadership styles, and learning how to inspire and motivate others toward shared goals. Additionally, GYC will provide a unique opportunity to delve into the complexities of policymaking on a global scale, allowing participants to contribute to shaping policies that promote sustainable development. The convention is designed to cultivate cross-cultural collaboration, effective communication, and the establishment of a global network, fostering a community of passionate individuals committed to creating positive change

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Global Youth Convention 2024 offers 2 different categories for applicants



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Selection Criteria

Selecting a delegate for a fully funded conference involves a careful and thorough process to ensure that the chosen individual is well-suited to represent their community or group at the conference. Here are some selection process criteria our panel considers:

Quality of Responses


Communication Skills

Achievements/Experience (relevant to conference theme)

Post-Conference Social Action Plan

By carefully considering these criteria, our Judging panel identifies delegates who not only benefit from the conference but also contribute significantly to their communities’ growth and development.



FAQs about Global Youth Convention 2024

The Global Youth Convention 2024 aims to create a dynamic platform for global collaboration among young individuals from diverse backgrounds. The primary objectives include fostering a commitment to addressing the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), promoting active civic engagement, enhancing policymaking skills, inspiring leadership development, encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship, cultivating cross-cultural understanding, advancing social impact initiatives, providing extensive networking opportunities, and ultimately empowering youth to play an active and influential role in shaping a brighter, more sustainable future for the global community.

Selection for the Fully Funded Delegates purely depends on the quality of the application a participant would submit. In the application form, we have asked several questions and provided the opportunity to submit as much information as you can. The more information you provide us, the better your chances for the selection. However, self-funded applicants will get their confirmation on the spot