Team up with like-minded young professionals from around the world during a
three day life changing experience in Amsterdam on 20, 21, 22 November 2015
Work together with like-minded young professionals from around the world during a three day Leadership Challenge in Amsterdam. Do you want to become the leader of the future, equipped with the skills and tools to radically change the world?
You’re a realistic rebel. You understand that in order to face the challenges of today’s world we need to collaborate in new ways. You’re excited to work together with like-minded professionals from all over the world towards a common goal. Ready to inspire and be inspired. You’re eager to take the lead in making our world future-proof. And you’re driven by challenges and new experiences. Are you up for this Challenge?Learn more
The winners crowned ‘Best Global Young Leaders in Sustainability 2015’ will be invited to demonstrate their best skills and talents to make a world changing project happen.Learn more
Country Support Partners
Of course, Nudge can’t do this alone. To bring the best nominees from 30 countries together to this Challenge, we are partnering up locally with leading organisations in various countries. These organisations, known as Country Support Partners, will cover the costs for the best nominee in their country and the best young professional from their own organisation. As a team, these two young leaders will represent their country.Learn more
About the Challenge
A unique three-day experience to make a global difference
Who isn’t talking about sustainability? It has all the appearance of being the latest buzzword, but who ensures that sustainability really takes root for the coming generations.
That it becomes a ‘way of life’ for organisations today. Are you a Next Generation Leader who can bring this about? To provide you with the tools necessary, we have combined leadership and sustainability in a unique three-day development programme. We cordially invite ambitious professionals who are ready to rise to the Challenge.
Are you up for the Challenge?
“Nudge provides a unique platform to nurture the leadership styles and prepares the young generation to overcome different challenges in the field of sustainability.”
Connect with the leaders of tomorrow
Nudge has started the vital search for 60 professionals (20 – 30 yrs) from 30 countries. Young people with a global mindset wanting to contribute to a sustainable world. They are ready to show the greatest resilience, adaptability and ability to connect.
What is and will be your contribution to a sustainable world? Tell us about the impact of the activities you undertake today. Share your innovative entrepreneurship and vision. How can you inspire other outstanding professionals to make a global difference? Are you ready to show the greatest resilience, adaptability and ability to connect?
Send in your nomination today.
In each participating country we will be looking for the best nominee in class! Per country a Country Support Partner will cover the cost for participation. Make sure you fill in the nomination form completely and persuade us to become the best nominee in your country!
Inspiring international speakers, challenging tasks and intensive guidance are the main ingredients of these three unique days.
Are you a Next Generation Leader?
nominees in 2014
The reward of the 2014 Challenge: A trip to a world changing project in Africa.
Stephanie Dexter (Heineken/USA), Janis Tong (Good Lab/Hong Kong sponsored by ABN AMRO) and Merve Şensoy (Ferrero/Turkey) have been selected as the winners of the 2014 Nudge Global Leadership Challenge. They were crowned ‘Best Global Young Leaders in Sustainability 2014’ and won an exciting and life changing journey.
The winners of the first Nudge Leadership Challenge experienced the North Pole in February 2013. The 2013 winners embarked upon a mission to China in April 2014.
Stephanie, Janis and Merve will go to Rwanda to put their leadership skills to the test. During the course of 10 days they will form an integral part of one of the WakaWaka programmes. They will work together closely with the WakaWaka leaders and will have the opportunity to help change the lives of thousands of people.
Our network partner WakaWaka is an impact driven, social venture that fights to abolish energy poverty throughout the world. They are committed to a sustainable business model that makes the distribution of renewable energy-based lighting and power available and cost-effective for 1.2 billion households that lack access to electricity.
This mission to Rwanda will take place in the spring of 2015. Nudge and WakaWaka will organise this journey together with the winners.
“It is an intensive learning experience. It broadens your view because you hear many different perspectives from a wide variety of speakers and a group of global young sustainability leaders.”
Country Support Partners
Become a Country Support Partner
Do you want to be involved in the search for the leaders of the future? Do you want to enter a network of like minded organisations working towards a better world? Do you want to have the opportunity to ‘pay it forward’ by sponsoring the best nominee in your country. Contact us today! We are looking for one support partner per country. An organisation that contributes to the Nudge Global Leadership Challenge by covering the costs of two participation fees (one for the best nominee per country and one for a professional from the country support partner’s own organisation).
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