ILO Youth Employment Video Contest: Win a trip to New York for International Youth Day

Deadline: July 22, 2013

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has launched the Youth Employment Video Contest: youth labour migration “Reaping the benefits, minimizing the risks” and are now accepting entries. Are you working to promote decent work for young migrants? Then submit a video! Don’t have a camera? Use your phone! The video is your opportunity to show how YOU make a difference in the lives of young migrants.

The ILO Youth Employment Programme (YEP) operates through a global network of specialists working to provide assistance to countries in developing coherent and coordinated interventions on youth employment. This contest presents a unique opportunity for all of us to give a voice to young migrants and meet leaders engaged in shaping the future of our societies. You have up to 5 minutes to tell them how you make a difference!


The jury will select one winner who thinks best show decent work for young migrants. On 12 August, which is International Youth Day, the winner will be invited to take part in a panel discussion, to be held in New York. The ILO will cover all your travel costs.


You should enter if

  • you are working to promote decent work for young migrants
  • you are over 18 years-old,
  • you are happy for your video to be shown publicly and
  • you are available to be in New York on 12 August should you win.
  • Full eligibility and legal details are in the link below.

For more information, click here.