We believe there has never been a better time to create a better future for our children; a world where everyone has enough food to eat and no child goes to bed hungry.
Where every child lives to their fifth birthday and has the right to a happy childhood.
Where every home has enough water to drink and to wash, cook and clean.
And where everybody can enjoy life today while protecting the planet for future generations.
Unilever brightFuture is a platform that helps unite and amplify the efforts of a growing community of people who believe it is possible to build a world where everyone lives well and lives sustainably.
Who recognise we can only achieve this if we all work together to do small actions every day that make a real difference.
And who inspire others to join us in making this the way everyone chooses to live.
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WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF TAKING ACTION
Whether it’s viewing and sharing with friends an inspiring film, boosting the self-esteem of young women, making a donation to a food bank, we think that every single action can make a real difference.
We invite you to make your contribution by exploring our website, see the possibilities and take action on the projects that inspire you.
and share the opportunity.
Welcome to a place built for change. Where ideas become actions, and actions change the world. Find established programmes that give you access to a network of collaborators, mentors and specialists, along with the opportunities to develop your ideas. We want to give the business leaders of tomorrow the support they need to develop businesses sustainably and with purpose. By sharing our resources, we believe that the new leaders of tomorrow can change the future for our planet.
The opportunities, support, and recognition to make a #brightfuture today.
Win the Unilever Young Sustainable Living Entrepreneurs Awards.
Compete in the Unilever Future Leaders League.
Join us at We Day.
Join a Unilever Bright Future Project Team.
Find out more about what Unilever and our partners are doing to help create a bright future and a happy planet for all.
Unilever are proud to once again host The Unilever Future Leaders’ League for the best and brightest university students around the world. This global competition empowers students to showcase their creativity and innovative solutions in front of the biggest names in the business world.
The Sustainable Living Young Entrepreneurs Award is an annual competition that recognises the achievements of the world’s brightest stars in business.
Young people have the power to change the world, and with the right support they can develop the skills and confidence to become great leaders and entrepreneurs. A bold initiative seeks to harness entrepreneurial talent for the benefit of communities everywhere.
This year on WE Day, 200,000 young people will stand up as one global community. As part of the WE Movement, inspirational young people will fill 14 stadiums across the UK, Canada and the US to learn about global issues and take action.
Young Entrepreneur Awards 2013 finalist, Anu Sridharan, has a goal to solve the problem of intermittent water in India. Many residents do not know when water will be available, wasting valuable time waiting at home for the water to come on. As a New Leader, Anu hopes to create a brighter future for everyone who suffers from the problem.
In Indonesia Gamal Albinsaid has devised one brilliant solution to address the issues surrounding both healthcare and garbage disposal. His ingenious micro health insurance scheme, Garbage Clinical Insurance (GCI), provides families with healthcare in exchange for their rubbish.
In Peru, not everyone can afford proper sanitation equipment like a toilet. However, Isabel Medem is making that a reality by creating affordable toilets through her social enterprise, X-Runner.
Submit your bright ideas that will make for a bright, sustainable future.
We check in with our impressive young Bright Future Award recipient to see how she continues to make big change.
The first Unilever Bright Future Award recipient is even more committed and inspired to make a difference in the world.
We check in a year later with young leader Kiran Sridhar to see how he’s using technology to take on hunger in America.
Few activities will teach and show your children confidence, self-esteem, pride and satisfaction better than giving back does.
Young entrepreneur, Maya Penn, keeps the environment top-of-mind throughout her many ventures.
What if… your idea could change the world? These inspiring young entrepreneurs asked themselves this question, and have gone on to help thousands of people worldwide improve their lives with support from Unilever and our partners.