International Development Youth Forum 2015 in Tokyo, Japan

Deadline:  9 December 2014 at 23:50 Japan Time (GMT+9)
Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 28 years old, from around the world
Venue: 1-8 March 2015, Tokyo, Japan


International Development Youth Forum 2015 will be held in Tokyo, Japan from 1st of March to 8th of March 2015. Last year the organisers of International Development Youth Forum designed and shaped the tomorrow of international development  with 38 youth chosen from approximately 900 youth in 100 countries and regions. This success has created the platform of next leaders in international development communities and disseminated their local -oriented and innovativ methods of development to the world.

 Despite of the great success in 2014, International Development Youth Forum 2015 will easily go beyond that,  thanks to the cooperation from academic community of development studies and various professionals  in Japan.


Youth from around the world are eligible to apply, do not need an official English score to apply for IDYF.


Financial support available, If you need a financial support, please fill in the application. Participation fee includes housing and meals, but not transportation fee.

There is two kinds of scholarship for youth with high potential in developing countries;

  1. Fully funded scholarship covering Participation fee & Flight expense
  2. Exemption of Participation (NOT covering Flight expense).


If you have any questions, check the FAQ section or write to:

The official web-page.


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