FutureReadyASEAN Competitions

Competition 2019

Create A Blog Site On Sustainability

A front-end web development competition based on the Future Ready ASEAN platform’s Digital Citizen track.

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Theme

Sustainability is one of the priorities for Thailand’s chairmanship of ASEAN in 2019. Our 2019 participants identified a pressing challenge in the ASEAN region across one of the four following sub-themes: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Climate Change and Water; and described in their blog a concrete and scalable solution to address this challenge.

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Scoring

Theme (30%) – The sustainable goal chosen and content.

Blog Site Appeal (30%) – User experience, user interface, visual aspects.

Codes (30%) – Use of HTML5 and CSS on Microsoft Visual Studio Code mandatory. Proper file management and organization.

Instructions (10%) – Ability to take competition requirement instructions.

Inclusion of skills learnt through the FutureReadyASEAN website was a plus.

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Finals & Prizes

Finalists represented their country in the finals held in Bangkok, Thailand on 28-29 November 2019.

Champion from Indonesia: USD 2,000 and an immersion program with Grab

1st Runner Up from Lao PDR: USD 1,500

2nd Runner Up from The Philippines: USD 1,000

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Requirements

For all ASEAN youth aged 15 to 35. Girls were encouraged to apply. The competition was open to all ASEAN countries. Team submissions with 2 participants and 1 mentor were required. Only 1 submission was permitted per team. Mentors could manage more than 1 team. All participants and mentors were required to register on the FutureReadyASEAN website and obtain the following:

Digital Citizen – advanced level badge (blue belt)

Dream Team Player – beginner level badge (yellow belt)

Data Wizard – beginner level badge (yellow belt)

Social Innovator – beginner level badge (yellow belt)

Competition-partners

Competition Partners

This competition was developed in partnership with partners across ASEAN.