Youth4planet is supporting youth organisations engaged in sustainability issues to start their own storytelling processes. We help to encourage your students or participants to find ideas for a better planet.

Stories4Change

Create Stories with your smartphone and share them with the Youth4Planet Community!

You can make a difference!

Do you believe that ideas can change the world?

Do you like to work together for powerful solutions?

Use your smartphone and your ideas to become part of a movement.

Become a creator and Story4Change-teller 1-2-3!

Want to know what all this is about? Watch our video!

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Youth4Planet is inviting YOU to be part of it! Any idea welcome - we want to see it!

The most promising ideas will be promoted by us on all of our social media channels, on summits and conventions, will be put in front of decision makers and presented on film festivals or on public places.

 

 

 

The call is open each year until August 1st (deadline). Your submission will be reviewed by a jury and may be presented at the Story4change challenge in September. You can even win a prize.

Current :
● editing computer system to enhance your work
● 3x ROLLEI City Traveler Carbon Tripod

Participate with a short video - your Story4Change - following these 3 storytelling steps:

 

  1. Who are you? Where are you? What is your topic?
  2. BUT why is it important to make a change?
  3. THEREFORE you are proposing your idea! 

These steps will make sure that everyone understands your message.

 

The call is open every year until August 1st.
The selected ideas will be presented every year during the last week of September.
(remember: Sept. 25th is SDG birthday (Sustainable Development Goals).

 

We offer 3 ways of submission:

Option one: Submit a YouTube link

1. Register

Register your account and become part of the youth4planet community. Your Story4Change video will later also be visible in your profile.

2. Upload your video

Upload your video to your YouTube account. Use "Story4Change" in your title and "youth4planet" + "story4change" as tags. Make it publicly accessible, licence it under CreativeCommons and keep in mind not to upload copyrighted material! Check out the tutorials below on how to upload your video.

3. Submit your story

Log in to your account and go to Profile > Story4Change - submit a link or click here.

Copy the link to your video from YouTube into the Stories4Change submission form, make sure to tick all required boxes and click SEND.

DONE! Easy as 1-2-3

Option two: Directly upload a video file

1. Register

Register your account and become part of the youth4planet community. Your Story4Change video will later also be visible in your profile.

2. Prepare for upload

Log in to your account and go to Profile > Story4Change - direct upload or click here.

The file requirements are listed on the upload page. Keep in mind not to upload any copyrighted material!

3. Upload your story

Once your video meets all the criteria, click Go to Upload.

You will be redirected to our upload page, hosted by WeTransfer. You'll also receive the upload link in your mail.

Add the video file you want to upload, put in your eMail address and click upload.

Please keep in mind that video files are big in size, and the upload could take a while, depending on your connection speed.

DONE! Easy as 1-2-3

Video Tutorials for submitting a YouTube link

Upload using iOS...

Here we explain how to upload your video with your iPhone.

... or using your computer

In this video we will show you how to upload your video from your desktop PC

Creative Commons

This video explains how to change your video to creative commons license.

 

Do you still have questions? Don't hesitate to contact us!

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