G7 Oceans Youth Innovation Challenge

G7 Oceans Youth Innovation Challenge

Are you interested in keeping our oceans healthy?

Do you have an innovative ocean solution?

Share your idea for a chance to attend the G7 Environment Ministerial Meetings in October!

On January 1, 2018, Canada assumed Presidency of the G7 group of industrialized countries. Canada’s presidency is orientated around 5 themes, one of which is “Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy”. If you are 18-25 years old, have reached the age of majority in your country or province (Canada) and are a citizen of one of the G7 countries, we would like to hear your solutions to challenges facing global ocean health!

The Challenge

Using a 2 minute video, answer the following questions:

What is your vision for healthy and productive oceans in 2050?


What innovative solutions would you recommend be adopted to reach this goal?


We are looking for solutions to one of the following ocean health challenge areas:

  • Plastics
  • Coasts
  • Resilient Communities
  • Climate
  • Clean Energy
  • Fishing

Are you ready to take on the Challenge?

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Check out the full Rules and Regulations

Contest facilitated by Ocean Wise Conservation Association on behalf of the Government of Canada