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Date: Sun, 01 Feb 2009 15:56:39 +0100
Subject: 2009 Goi Peace Foundation - UNESCO International Essay Contest for Young People
Dear Friends of Peace,
Young people from around the world are again invited this year to enter the 2009 International Essay Contest organized by the Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO.
The theme for this year s contest is "The role of science in building a better world . Scientific progress has brought many benefits to humanity, while some applications of science have had adverse impacts. What kind of science and technology do you think is needed for realizing a more equitable, prosperous and sustainable world for all?
Please express your vision for the future of science, including examples of studies or researches you wish to engage in.
The deadline for entry is June 30, 2009.
First prize winners will receive a cash award and a trip to Japan.
Please see the complete guidelines on http://www.goipeace.or.jp/english/activities/programs/0901.html
You can also find on the website above the 2009 Essay Contest flyer (PDF) in English, French, Spanish, German and Japanese.
The 2009 International Essay Contest anouncement is also prominently highlighted on UNESCO website at http://www.unesco.org/youth
To read winning essays from last year's contest, please kindly visit the website http://www.goipeace.or.jp/english/activities/programs/0802.html
Please kindly disseminate the information about the Essay Contest to young people within your network and display the 2009 Essay Contest on your website(s) and publish it in your information material.
Thank you so much for your kind cooperation! And good luck to all youth leaders!
May Peace Prevail on Earth!
The Goi Peace Foundation