Impact Hub Almaty to declare results of second year of international youth program
Almaty. September 24. KazTAG - The results of the second year of the international youth program will be declared on September 27 at the Impact Hub Almaty, reports the press-service of Chevron.
"The results of the second year of the international youth program will be declared at the ground of Impact Hub Almaty. Social Impact Award (SIA) Kazakhstan is a joint work of Impact Hub Almaty in partnership with Chevron which is focused on support of socio-business initiatives of youth aged 18-30," reads the message.
More than 90 applications were filed for participation in the program, 17 projects were selected for a three months incubation program and work with mentors. Further 11 projects presented the results of their work and contribution in social development within the frameworks of 17 tasks of UN sustainable development where they proposed new approaches in education, employment of vulnerable groups, ecology and work with elderly people. Some projects have started their operation in the time of the incubation period, got the first profit and a database of customers.
"The authors of the four best projects got 2 mln tenge grant and mentor support for further development. They will represent Kazakhstan at the global summit Social impact Award in Kyiv (Ukraine) which will be held on December 3-7 2019," said the message.
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