a) how population growth impacts the issue and
b) at least one idea for a sustainable solution.
Consider narrowing your focus by concentrating on a subtheme within your topic. Possible subthemes include:
Deforestation – erosion, clearing for agriculture/pasture, impacts on climate, biodiversity or habitat loss
Public Health – spread of communicable disease, air quality, sanitation, maternal/reproductive health
Water Scarcity – aquifer depletion, water conflicts, pollution, impact on girls’ education, irrigation
Deadline for submissions: Thursday February 25, 2016.
All students grades 6-12 worldwide are eligible toparticipate and win.
Deadline: February 25, 2016
Four winners will be chosen for each global challenge at the High School level.
First place: $1,000
Second place: $500
Honorable mentions: $250
Two winners will be chosen for each global challenge at
the Middle School level.
First place: $500
Runner up: $250
For full contest details visit www.Worldof7Billion.org