SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Voices for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons Third Annual Voices Youth Award will be given to a youth who, or organization which, has pioneered or been part of exemplary programs and actions to engage youth in the local, regional or global movement to abolish nuclear weapons. The award honors the legacy of former U.S.S.R. President Mikhail Gorbachev and former U.S.A. Secretary of State George Shultz in their efforts for nuclear disarmament.
This past year, Sahil Shah was selected winner of the second Voices Youth Award 2021 in recognition of his outstanding efforts to help abolish nuclear weapons. Sahil is a Policy Fellow at the European Leadership Network (ELN) and leads the organization’s efforts to stabilize and strengthen nuclear and regional security diplomacy with Iran and its neighbors. To learn more about Sahil’s work visit www.voices-uri.org/youth-award.
We are now accepting nomination submissions for the Third Annual Voices Youth Award 2022. We invite nominations for individual youth (35 years of age or below) or youth organizations working on nuclear disarmament.
Required submission materials include the name of an individual or organization, and supporting narrative, no longer than 250 words. Additional materials such as online posts, photos, website articles, and a video no longer than three minutes. Other supporting materials are welcome.
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