World Bank Youth Summit 2021

Participation in this year's Virtual Youth Summit is open to anyone aged 18 to 35. To participate, you just have to register at the following link no later than May 20, 2021.

The World Bank Office in Croatia considers it extremely important that young people from the Republic of Croatia be involved in this global event. And that is exactly what you can help us with!

Basic information about the Summit:
  • Since 2013, the World Bank has been organizing the Youth Summit to connect and dialogue with young people on the most important issues facing our generation.
  • This year, the Summit is organized for the first time in a completely virtual form and will be held on June 9 and 10, 2021.
  • To participate in the event you need to register at this link no later than May 20, 2021 (11:59 p.m. ET).
  • This year's theme of the summit is - Resilient recovery of people and the Earth.
  • At the heart of the Youth Summit in 2021 is the role of youth in addressing the effects of climate change and how we can enable the resilient recovery of humans and planet Earth.
  • The two-day summit will include introductory speeches by experts from around the world, interesting stakeholder discussions for participants and live audiences, and expert panels.
  • Attendees will enjoy the so-called “Innovation Market” where through interactive exhibitions they will be able to learn about partner organizations and get in direct contact with key people from the industry.
  • For more information, please, visit the website of the event or Facebook page.