Youth Initiatives

Youth Initiatives

Our Work on Youth Initiatives

Since 2017, we have hosted the annual Youth Innovation Challenge, a contest that invites youth from Canada, Mexico and the United States to submit their innovative ideas and solutions for improving both the environment and the economy in North America.

CEC YIC Challenge
CEC YIC

2022 CEC Youth Innovation Challenge

The 2022 Youth Innovation Challenge, hosted by the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, invites North American youth, aged 18 to 30, to propose innovative, tangible, and youth-driven solutions to assist communities in their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and identify the intersection between human health and the environment.

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Past Challenges