About

The G20 Young Entrepreneurs´ Alliance (G20 YEA) is a global movement of young entrepreneurs and the organizations that support them in the G20 member states As the organizations that champion youth entrepreneurs, we are committed to engaging the G20 leaders in a discussion about the value of young entrepreneurs to our societies and communities. The Alliance convenes each year in advance of the G20 Summit to share best practice and champion the importance of young entrepreneurs to the G20 agenda.

The Vision

We recognize that young entrepreneurs are powerful drivers of economic renewal, job creation, innovation and social change. The members of the Alliance recognize the need to bring together the right mix of organizations from industrialized and developing economies to champion the cause of young entrepreneurs in our respective countries and across the globe. The Alliance also recognizes that G20 YEA members have the responsibility to transfer their knowhow of entrepreneurship practices to other countries in the world that ask for it.

Mission

  1. Create and enhance entrepreneurs’ ecosystems, empowering youth to grow sustainable businesses that create jobs and transform economies for positive social development;
  2. Create a network of entrepreneurs, advocates and organizations that will carry forward the message of change and renewal globally and in their respective countries;
  3. Engage the G20 leaders in a global discussion about the importance of and support for young entrepreneurs and;
  4. Create a network of leaders from the top G20 organizations representing young entrepreneurs to learn and share with one another.