The SDG Innovation Accelerator for Young Professionals is an opportunity for participating companies of the UN Global Compact to empower young talent within their organizations to collaborate and accelerate business innovation towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
This nine-month program activates future business leaders and changemakers to develop and drive innovative solutions through new technologies, initiatives, and business models. As well as, how they deliver the company’s sustainability objectives.
Innovators are required to actively engage in the program by attending a series of global and local round workshops, which will be conducted both in-person and online. Additionally, participants are expected to dedicate a minimum of five (5) hours a month to on-demand online SDGI learning in the UN Global Compact Academy, online Global Live Sessions, online or virtual Local Sessions, and other related activities.
Application : 26 October 2023 - 31 January 2024
Global Information Session : 29 & 30 November 2023
Program Duration : February - September 2024
The program takes participants through a design thinking approach to innovation by focusing on the SDGs. Participants run through each of the below five phases of the program, equipped with resources, tools, and methodologies that will guide them through the process of identifying a challenge, designing, and testing solutions, and validating these solutions for business value and SDG impact.
The program will incorporate a fee structure for the participating team of the companies, with details as follows:
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