About the Challenge
Applications are open for UN OHCHR Third Human Rights Youth Challenge 2020. The Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation is organizing the Third Human Rights Youth Challenge and invites youth aged between 18 to 23 years to create an original submission and youth aged between 24 and 32 years to submit a 2000 word essay on “privaitzation and the human rights to water and sanitation”.
The Special Rapporteur will invite the winner to join and speak at the 45th session of the Human Rights Council in September 2020.
The winner will be invited to join the Special Rapporteur at a side-event of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, September 2020.
- Open to youth aged 15 to 32 years.
- Participants aged between 24 to 32 years will be required to submit an essay in their submission.
- Youth below the age of 24 are free to submit any format of their choice, following the format from the first two youth challenges.
How to Apply?
Interested applicants can apply through this link.
April 30, 2020
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