achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the United
Nations to create a humane, just and liveable world.
The World Summit Youth Award (WSYA) is the global contest for online or
mobile initiatives to raise awareness and help resolve the most pressing
If you rely on the web for creating culture, overcoming gender
inequality, lack of education and access to clean water or to address
hunger, poverty, disease and environmental degradation, then you should
The World Summit Youth Award showcases you as young developers and
serves as a platform for people from all UN member states to work
together on the efforts of reaching the Millennium Development Goals!
The rewards are global recognition within the United Nations,
invitations to the WSYA Winners events in Mexico and networking contacts
on a global scale.
Please let us spread the word about how you're helping reach the MDG's
with innovative use of the Internet!
The WSYA Volunteer Team