Essays must be 800 words or less in English, French, Spanish or German; or 1600 characters or less in Japanese, typed or printed.3.Essays must have a cover page indicating(1) category (Children or Youth) (2) essay title (3) your name (4) address (5) phone number (6) e-mail (7) nationality (8) age as of June 30, 2012 (9) gender (10) school name (if applicable) (11) word count. Copyright of the essays entered will be assigned to the organizers.The activities of UNESCO indicate how we should proceed towards developing international understanding through education.
Teachers and youth directors may submit a collection of essays from their class or group. DEADLINE: Entries must be received by June 30, 2012. 5 entrants Honorable Mention: Certificate and gift ...
Please enclose a list of participants' names and the name and contact information of the submitting teacher or director.* Entries missing any of the above information will not be considered.4. AWARD: The following awards will be given in the Children’s category and Youth category respectively: 1st Prize: Certificate and prize of 100,000 Yen (approx. 1 entrant2nd Prize: Certificate and prize of 50,000 Yen (approx. 25 entrants * 1st prize winners will be invited to the award ceremony in Tokyo, Japan scheduled for November 2012.
This is an important opportunity for young people from all over the world to express themselves by writing an essay on current issues such as culture of peace, media and communication or sustainable development.
Under United Nations and organization, namely UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) has been established.
In all its activities if tries to develop the feeling of a world society.
In this attempt, it helps experts in the fields of science and education.In the study of social science special attention should be paid on the development of critical power of reasoning.10.In the study of social science the class and the school should be used as laboratories of society for the development of spirit of citizenship.In the teaching of social sciences all the main aspects of the world should be included.2.The students should be encouraged to take interest in the solution of some social problems.3.soalnya waktu tahun lalu saya ikut, saya jadi entrans yg ke 1.000.586 orang.. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world. Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old (as of June 30, 2012) in one of the following age categories:a) Children (ages up to 14) b) Youth (ages 15 - 25) 2. Organized by The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO Endorsed by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan Japanese National Commission for UNESCO, Japan Private High School Federation Japan Broadcasting Corporation, Nikkei Inc., Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education Supported by FELISSIMO CORPORATION As today's young people are crucial for the shaping of our future, it is imperative that they are enabled to develop to their full potential.In the teaching of social sciences the development of human personality should be studied in connection with human relations.5.The affectionate interrelationship between the various human societies should be emphasized in the study of social science and distinction of race, colour, creed and levels of education, and culture should be ignored.6.Entries may be submitted by postal mail or online.* IMPORTANT: To send your essay online, you must go to the online registration page at and follow the required steps. (Travel expenses will be covered by the organizers.) ** All prize winners will be announced in November 2012 on the Goi Peace Foundation web site ( and UNESCO web site (Certificates and gifts will be mailed to the winners in December.