The fight against corruption is not only something that must be done in
the present, but also thinking of the future ahead of us. It is
therefore important to involve the younger generations, be it teenage
youths, university students, or young professionals, in the fight
This category seeks to recognize and encourage those projects designed
and led by or for young people and, where applicable, supported by
non-governmental organizations or civil society.
The projects could range from anti-corruption initiatives led by youth,
summer camps or schools and awareness raising campaigns coordinated by
What matters most is that the development and leadership in the
implementation of individual or collective activities, projects or
initiatives designed to raise awareness, propose new solutions
preventing and combating corruption among young people or society at
The impact of international awards in the field of anti-corruption and rule of law appears to be an under-evaluated activity. Assessments to measure the actual results that can directly be attributed to these awards did not appear to be available in the public domain.