Prize : Fully Funded to Participate in Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017 (airfare, local transportation and accommodation are covered)

Overview  :

Based on Masdar’s latest Global Youth Survey, for the next 10 years, the biggest threat to the world will be climate change. The 2017 competition focuses on how the entrants’ perspective in welcoming a low-carbon economy. The entrants are encouraged to share, offer solutions on sustainable development, clean technology and policy initiatives which brings impact to their local communities by 2016.

Requirements and guidelines:

  1. Open for all citizens around the globe.
  2. Aged 18 years old or older.

How to Participate :

  1. Submit your work in answer to the questions : “ In your view, what will be the most important technological development over the next 10 years that will have the greatest impact in reducing climate change risks?”

The submission may in one of these following format :

  1. A video of 3 minutes length which contains explanation in your point of view. Include a 100-word summary and post it in Youtube, and share the URL to Masdar.
  2. Multimedia presentation (video clips, charts photos, animation and others.) Include your 100-word summary , post it in your platform and share the URL to Masdar.
  3. A written blog of 500 to 700-word. Cross-post on your blog, send the URL to Masdar, or send in MS Word to

For more detail information, open the official website.

Deadline : January 3th, 2017

Official Website : 2017 Engage Global Social Media Competition: Technology for a Sustainable Future