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WiseDemo Campaign

As an important part of Global Young Leaders Dialogue (GYLD) program, the “WiseDemo” Campaign calls for proposals from young experts around the world for innovative solutions to today’s global challenges along the areas of focus of GYLD. Top 10 winners will be invited to participate in the Global Young Leaders Dialogue 2021.

Global Issues

Global community of shared future

Inclusive development

Technology and innovation

Ecological civilization and environmental protection

Culture and education

  • Why should you participate in the “WiseDemo” Campaign?

    Top 10 winners will be:

    • Invited to join an elevator pitch session and a poster session held at the GYLD 2021 in which they will present their proposals, and interact with GYLD participants;
    • Featured in the media (including social media) at home and abroad;
    • Introduced to the GYLD network of young professionals from across the globe;
    • Provided with long-term support and attention from the GYLD Program, and recommended to other international platform, so as to promote the policy transformation and implementation of innovative proposals.


    All proposals submitted will automatically be included in GYLD talent database for priority consideration for GYLD events, projects and activities.

  • Call for proposal will open:

    From 24 March 2021 to 15 June 2021.

  • We are looking for proposals that focus on at least one of the following

    1. Promoting Inclusive Development
      1. How to level the playing field in employment and education;
      2. How to advance international cooperation on poverty reduction.


    1. Helping to advance the building of a global community of shared future
      1. How to engage the international community on pragmatic cooperation between countries with different levels and systems of development for global peace and prosperity;
      2. How to advance multilateral cooperation on addressing the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic;
    • How to promote economic globalization that works for all.


    1. Invigorating Scientific and Technological Innovation
      1. How to strengthen intellectual property right protection and create better ecosystems for innovation;
      2. How to harness the power of digital technology and promote digital governance systems that put socio-economic development first.


    1. Advancing Ecological Progress and Environmental Protection
      1. How to foster international cooperation on tackling climate change;
      2. How to preserve biodiversity;
    • How to develop green economy and promote green development and green lifestyle.


    1. Enhancing Cross-cultural Communication
      1. How to protect cultural diversity and advance dialogue between civilizations;
      2. How to strengthen the protection of cultural heritage globally.
  • Eligibility and Criteria

    We hope that your proposals:

    • Meet at least one of the five themes above;
    • Are innovative;
    • Are feasible and at the conception stage or the early implementation stage;
  • Selection

    The eligible innovative proposals will be screened by the GYLD Secretariat and selected by the GYLD expert committee.

  • How to submit an innovative proposal?

    Please click the link ( ) and complete the form or complete the Application Form attached and send it to by 15 June 2021.

  • Application language


  • Contact

    Zhou Yifei  GYLD Secretariat



WiseDemo Campaign Application Form