UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights 2021 Fourth Human Rights Youth Challenge
2021 UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Fourth Human Rights Youth Challenge Worldwide
Application Deadline: 31st May 2021.
About the Award: On the occasion of World Water Day (22 March 2021), the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Mr. Pedro Arrojo Agudo, is organizing a Fourth Human Rights Youth Challenge together with the Permanent Mission of Spain, the Permanent Mission of Germany, UN-Water, UNEP, UNESCO-IHP and the Special Rapporteur on environment and the human rights, Mr. David Boyd.
Eligibility: Youth aged between 16 – 24 are invited to produce and submit a 2-3 minute video on the “impact of climate change on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation”.
Eligible Countries: Worldwide
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: The UN Special Rapporteur will invite the winner to join him and to speak at a side-event to Human Rights Council in September 2021. The winner will be announced in mid-June 2021.
How to Apply: The Challenge Youth aged between 16 -24 are invited to produce a video (2-5 minutes) on climate change and human rights to water and sanitation.
How to Submit
- Mark the video by including the hashtag #Youth4Watsan and tagging the Special Rapporteur’s social
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.