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The Global Inclusion Awards 2017

The Global Inclusion Awards 2017, a CYFI initiative, recognise and honour those that achieve greatness and demonstrate innovation in financial, social and livelihoods education, financial inclusion, and entrepreneurial support for children and youth at the national, regional and international level.

Save the Date! for the 6th Global Inclusion Awards Ceremony which will be held on 3 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

As part of the event, interactive workshops will bring together a diverse range of experts, practitioners, researchers and educators. We will explore inspiring implementation models for, greater financial inclusion and education of children and youth.

*Stay tuned for the more updates with regard to the event program, venue details and online registration.

 

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Apply Now!

We are accepting applications for the Global Inclusion Awards 2017. The application process is open from 19 January – 20 February 2017.

CYFI Global Inclusion Awards 2017 Categories

 

Apply for the following Award categories:

Global Youth Entrepreneur Award

This award is open for applications:

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Award supported by the German Presidency of the G20

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CYFI Country Award

Nominations are brought forward by the CYFI Secretariat.

 

Global Money Week Award

Nominations are brought forward by the CYFI Secretariat.

 

Economic Citizenship Education (ECE) Award

This award is open for applications:

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Child & Youth Friendly Banking Award

This award is open for applications:

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Outstanding Youth Economic Citizenship Award

This award is open for applications:

Apply here

 

 

Timeline

Please note: Global Money Week 2017 is celebrated from 27 March - 2 April 2017. The details and results from participating countries will therefore not be available until early April.

Applications will be assessed by the CYFI Secretariat in Amsterdam. Finalists will be put forward to the Jury who will select the winners.

The finalists of the CYFI Global Money Week Award will be announced on 19 April 2017. For all the other Award Categories, the finalists will be announced on 16 March 2017.

CYFI Global Inclusion Awards timelime

 

Global Inclusion Awards 2017 Jury

Through their richly varied backgrounds, our jury members have years of professional experience as practitioners in the areas of finance, child welfare and/or non-profit development. The members of the jury are:

Dr. Henrik Naujoks is a Director at Bain & Company and a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Global Exchange for Social Investment.

Shaun Mundy is a consultant who specializes in issues of financial capability and regulation. He has worked with CGAP, the OECD, the World Bank, and many other leading international organizations.

Lauren Young is the Personal Finance Editor at Thomson Reuters and works closely with both Reuters.com and other Thomson Reuters platforms.

Gert Jan van der Hoeven is the Founder and Managing Partner of H2 Equity Partners. Gert Jan is Chairman of the Investment Committee and has 25 years of investing experience. Before H2 Gert Jan has worked with McKinsey & Company.

Tatiana Chopova has 20 years of investment, strategy consultancy and finance experience. Tatiana is currently a Managing Director in AlpInvest Partners’ and she is also pursuing a PhD in social psychology. Previously she worked at McKinsey & Company. (Moscow and Brussels) and Credit Suisse First Boston (London).

 


Previous Awards Ceremonies

From the first CYFI Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam in 2012, our celebration of the work of partners, stakeholders and active youth has evolved to become the Global Inclusion Awards. Read about the Awards ceremonies from 2012 - 2016 below!

2016 - Stockholm, Sweden - Global Inclusion Awards Ceremony / 28 November 2016 | Read the Awards Report here

2015 - London, UK - CYFI Awards Ceremony / 10 December 2015 | Read the Awards Report here

2014 - New York, USA - CYFI Awards Ceremony / 23 May 2014 | Read the Awards Report here

2013 - Istanbul, Turkey - CYFI Awards Ceremony / 9 May 2013 | Read the Awards Report here

2012 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - CYFI Awards Ceremony / 4 April 2012 | Read the Awards Report here

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