Get a chance to win internships at the world’s leading environmental think tank by joining Indonesian Young Thought Leaders (IYTL) on Environment 2019!
IYTL on Environment is a mentorship program aimed to transform young individuals with knowledge, expertise, and passions into agents of change in advancing sustainable development. This program is organized by the World Resources Institute Indonesia (WRI Indonesia), in partnership with the Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI) since 2015.
Following the essay competition, top 20 individuals will be invited to participate in a thought-leadership training camp. Top 3 finalists will get a chance to join the internship program at WRI Indonesia, and the winner will spend one month in WRI Washington DC for an internship program. All cost associated with these activities will be borne by WRI Indonesia.
The 2019 IYTL on Environment program calls for passionate Indonesian youth to explore the linkage between exploitation of natural resources and corruption in one or more of these focus areas: forestry, ocean, and energy. You need to define what corruption means and how the massive exploitation of natural resources is a form of corruption. Further, you need to elaborate on how such corruption impacts the economy, environment, and people; and how the use of data and information can fight corruption in the natural resources sector. In writing your essay, please choose a geographical area of your choice (e.g. city, province).
ESSAY THEME: Corruption in the Natural Resources Sector in Indonesia
- 3rd or 4th Year Bachelor Students
- Fresh Graduate (Max. 1 Year After Graduation)
- Master Students
- Between 18-26 Years Old
- Essay Must be Written in English
- No More Than 1,200 Words
DEADLINE: 5th March 2019, 23:59 WIB
For more information, visit bit.ly/IYTL2019 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.