YRE International Competition 2018

 India winners




  1. Dhanam P K
  2. Pranav Deo
  3. Rohit Verma



  1. Sarah Rihab








YRE International Competition 2018

The YRE International Competition is for winners of the YRE National Competition in countries running the YRE programme. Students who are participating in the YRE programme in each country have a right to participate in the competition. Students have to compete and be selected as a national winner before being sent onwards to the International Competition.

17 SDGs through the YRE Competition

YRE is aiming to integrate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into the YRE International Competition in the near future. Therefore, in every country SDGs will be introduced though the National Competition.

The 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) to transform our world:

GOAL 1: No Poverty

GOAL 2: Zero Hunger

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

GOAL 4: Quality Education

GOAL 5: Gender Equality

GOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

GOAL 10: Reduced Inequality

GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

GOAL 13: Climate Action

GOAL 14: Life Below Water

GOAL 15: Life on Land

GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal



The World’s Largest Lesson

World’s Largest Lesson introduces the Sustainable Development Goals to children and young people everywhere and unites them in action.


Who can participate?

Age categories

There are three age categories in the International Competition 13-14, 15-18 and 19-21. It is the participant's age on the day they submit their entry to the National Competition that must be given and defines which age category they enter.

Individual Students, Group of Students, Schools

The competition is open to individuals or groups of students through their school, college, university or youth group. Students may submit more than one type of submission to different media categories.


How can you submit your entries?

Deadline: 20 April 2018

1. Choose any one of the Media categories to submit your entry;

  1. Article
  2. Photography
  3. Video

Please find Guidelines on each media categories here.

2. Submit your entries by clicking the link below. Complete the form and upload your entries.

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