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Calling all changemakers, budding entrepreneurs & team players! Time to tackle mental health!

Updated: Mar 16

Calling all innovators, budding entrepreneurs and team players! Are you passionate about mental health? Do you want to shape the future of eHealth? ​​

If you’re excited about tackling one of the world’s most pressing health challenges - Mental Health - Young Leaders for Health invites you to take part in the upcoming YLH Social Entrepreneurship Challenge on eHealth. The 4th edition of our annual Social Entrepreneurship Challenge on eHealth will focus on tackling Mental Health. Interested? Apply by filling out our application form HERE.

Want to know more? The YLH Social Entrepreneurship Challenge is an international competition that invites you to develop eHealth tools that offer practical, innovative and sustainable solutions for public health problems.

During the course of the four-day Challenge, you will be part of an interdisciplinary team, along with other students and young professionals from across the globe. With the help of designated mentors, you and your fellow team members analyze and work on your project ideas to find sustainable solutions that can be implemented in the field of eHealth, tackling mental health. This year's Social Entrepreneurship Challenge on eHealth will take place from 6. – 9. August 2020 at the CIEE Global Institute in the lively district of Kreuzberg in Berlin, Germany. APPLY till 11. April 2020 for early bird prices (100€). Please note that in order to take part in this event, you must fill in the application form available here: https://forms.gle/LAtjpEotoe5FQ8sGA Want to know more? Check our FAQ Section and / or send us an email via: challenge@youngleadersforhealth.org COVID-19 Update: The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially declared the COVID-19 outbreak to be an international public health emergency, and a global pandemic infecting more than 140,000 people in more than 120+ countries.

There are simple, effective behaviors one can adopt to reduce the risk of catching COVID-19 or transmitting the virus to other people.

For advice and guidance, visit the WHO website.

Our international team at Young Leaders for Health will continue to work remotely to nurture the next generation of leaders in public and global health. An executive decision has been adopted to continue preparations ahead of the fourth edition of the Social Entrepreneurship Challenge on eHealth (to be held in Berlin between 6. - 9. August 2020). The health and wellbeing of the organizing committee, attendees and prospective speakers are of uttermost importance and we will continue to monitor the discourse of the infectious disease closely.

In the meantime, we encourage everyone interested in participating in the 2020 YLH Social Entrepreneurship Challenge on eHealth - tackling Mental Health to apply. We will keep all applicants and prospective participants updated on the status of the event on a regular basis. In case of questions, we encourage you to contact us via: challenge@youngleadersforhealth.org