What is the Global Junior Challenge?


The Global Junior Challenge is an international competition organized every two years by the Fondazione Mondo Digitale, rewarding projects that make innovative use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the social inclusion area, education for life, training and intercultural cooperation.

3 days of seminars and project exhibitions, within the context of Italian Digital Agenda and Europe 2020 strategy, to encourage young generations and their teachers to use of the new technologies, exchange experiences and emulate successful initiatives. A great chance to reflect and share experiences on the challenges posed by the 21st century education and the role of new technologies in the innovation of the teaching approach and in the process of social inclusion, development and poverty reduction. 

During the last edition 3000 among schools, research centers, associations and companies participated in the event.

The GJC competition is open to all kind of associations, public and private institutions, cooperatives, schools, universities, companies and individuals of any age from all around the world. 


The Global Junior Challenge is organised by the Fondazione Mondo Digitale.