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Previous Africa Competitions

Country/Region

YearAverage Award SizeWinners Finalists EntriesTheme
     
 Africa2008 $189,17216 winners
52 finalists
413 entries
Lighting Africa
 Mozambique2007$20,000

5 winners
25 finalists
125 entries

Information and Communications Technology for Rural Development

Sudan

2007

$20,000

13 winners
57 finalists
523 entries

Towards an Inclusive Sudanese Society

West Africa

2006

$29,368

32 winners
98 finalists
1800 entries

Drivers of Growth - Innovative Ideas of the West African Entrepreneur

Ghana

2005

$17,095

21 winners

50 finalists

1,005 entries

Innovation! Entrepreneurship! Jobs!

Rwanda

2005

$20,000

10 winners

30 finalists

423 entries

Business Entrepreneurship

Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe

2005

$17,045

22 winners

43 finalists

338 entries

Turning Ideas into Action- Thinking outside the box

Southern Africa

2004

$17,045

24 winners

38 finalists

300 entries

HIV/AIDS: Turning Ideas Into Action

Ethiopia/Sudan

2003

$15,417

41 winners
113 finalists
1150 entries

Enhancement of community based ingenuity to promote sustainable livelihoods

Burkina Faso

2002

$12,293

10 winners
20 finalists
382 entries

Rural Productivity and Artisans in the Fight Against Poverty

Previous East Asia and Pacific Competitions

Country/Region

Year

Average Award Size

Winners Finalists Entries

Theme

     

Papua New Guinea

 2008$10,00022 winners

30 finalists

440 entries

Youth and Development
 Mongolia 2007$8,81137 winners

190 finalists

1,851 entries

Services to Poor and Vulnerable Groups Through Innovation

China

2006

$21,865

30 winners

100 finalists

975 entries

Supporting Innovations for Scaling Up Services that Reach the Poor

Indonesia

2005

$26,914

35 winners

85 finalists

2900 entries

Inspiring Local Innovations in Service Delivery

Papua New Guinea

2006

$9,722

18 winners

24 finalists

820 entries

Youth and Community Working Together

Philippines

2006

$18,617

59 winners

87 finalists

950 entries

Development with Equity

Vietnam

2006

$9,532

27 winners

59 finalists

244 entries

Disadvantaged Children and Youth

Vietnam

2004

$10,375

32 winners

51 finalists

250 entries

HIV/AIDS

Philippines

2004

$24,000

50 winners

120 finalists 

1800 entries

Making Services Work for the Poor

Vietnam

2003

$9,000

19 winners

30 finalists

105 entries

Vietnam Innovation Day: Disability and Safety

Thailand 

2001

$8,647

17 winners

Information technology and quality of life in rural Thailand

 

  

 

 

Previous Europe and Central Asia Competitions

Country/Region

Year

Average Award Size

Winners Finalists Entries

Theme

     
 Ukraine, Belarus, 
  
Moldova
2008$18,07715 winners

49 finalists

422 entries

Choose Your Future Today: Improving Work Opportunities and Developing Healthy Lifestyles for Young People

Bulgaria

2007

$20,000

8 winners

15 finalists

200+ entries

Promotion of Youth Employment and Improving Skills of Labor Market Entrants

Russia

2007

$25,912

15 winners

49 finalists

422 entries

Innovations for Sustainable Development of the Republic of Tatarstan

Balkans

2006

$34,286

21 winners

55 finalists

1,200 entries

Employment Creation in the Formal Sector

Turkey

2005

$12,174

23 winners

35 finalists

765 entries

Social Progress -- Inclusion on the Road to Europe

Georgia

2005

$13,176

17 winners

38 finalists

222 entries

Better Neighborhoods, Better Homes

Lithuania

2004

$13,231

13 winners

31 finalists

90 entries

Human Development - Regional Development - Knowledge Economy

Belarus /Ukraine/

 Moldova 

2003

$15,909

22 winners

45 finalists

620 entries

Effective Ideas for Empowerment of Communities

Central Asia

2002

$14,680

25 winners

50 finalists

1400 entries

Promoting Innovative Approaches in Community-drive Development

Ukraine

2001

$10,867

15 winners

42 finalists

460 entries

Health-care and prevention of diseases, social protection of vulnerable groups, environmental protection and good governance

     

Previous Latin America & Caribbean Competitions

Country/Region

Year

Average Award Size

Winners Finalists Entries

Theme

     
  Bolivia, Ecuador2008$14,286

14 winners

91 entries

Migration and Remittances
   Bolivia2007$10,000

10 winners 

24 finalists  

330 entries

Creating Jobs for Youth

Ecuador

2007

$13,045

11winners  

19 finalists

Youth Engagement in Productive

Activities

Mexico

2007

$14,333

15 winners 

40 finalists  

757 entries

Youth for a Mexico Without Poverty

Dominican Republic

2006

$12,619

21 winners

47 finalists

154 entries

 

Youth and Development 

Guatemala

2006

$10,000

10 winners

20 finalists

88 entries

Rural Productivity

Mexico

2005

$11,389

18 winners

46 finalists

530 entries

Youth for a Mexico without Poverty

Southern Cone

2005

$10,000

100 winners

200 finalists

2,000 entries

Strengthening of Civic Values

amongst Poor and Vulnerable

Youth

Guatemala

2004

$10,500

10 winners     

20 finalists

Agriculture & Rural Development

Colombia

2004

$17,400

15 winners 

25 finalists

958 entries

Youth

Brazil

2003

$10,000

10 winners

Sustainable Development in the Amazon

Guatemala

2003

$15,833

12 winners

20 finalists

87 entries

Increasing Rural Productivity

Peru

2003

$15,800

10 winners

792 entries

Youth Empowerment

Brazil 

2002

$10,962

26 winners

100 finalists

Innovative Social Experiences

Guatemala 

2002

$15,000

10 winners

20 finalists

382 entries

Productivity in Rural Areas

Peru 

2002

$14,334

9 winners

31 finalist

811 entries

Culture Creators

Peru 

2001

$19,538

12 winners

25 finalists

675 entries

Empowerment

Previous Middle East North Africa Competitions

Country/Region

YearAverage Award SizeWinners Finalists EntriesTheme
     

Morocco

2006$18,25538 winners
58 finalists
Youth and Development

Lebanon

2006$17,69213 winners
23 finalists
67 entries
Youth in Governance: Shaping the Future

Lebanon

2005$18,5717 winners
18 finalists
88 entries
Harvesting Youth and Community Ideas for a Better Environment

Yemen

2004$23,5717 Winners
25 finalists
95 entries
Women's Health and Education with special consideration for Khat themed projects

Egypt

2003$50,00013 winners
36 finalists
186 entries
Skills Enhancement Towards Development

Previous South Asia Competitions

Country/Region

YearAverage Award SizeWinners Finalists EntriesTheme
     

South Asia

2008$38,462

26 winners

75 finalists
1002 entries

Tackling HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination: From Insights to Action

India

2007$40,000

20 winners

50 finalists
2,500 entries

Grassroots Initiatives for the Management and Protection of Natural Resources

Pakistan

2006$26,1119 winners
33 finalists
220 entries
Supporting Innovations of and for Persons with Disabilities

Nepal

2005$17,30020 winners
40 finalists
1,035 entries
Delivering Basic Services in Conflict Affected Areas

India

2004$20,500

20 winners

50 finalists
1,500 entries
Improve Rural Services--Access and Quality