YALDA AfCFTA Youth Creative Competition 2021: Apply

If you are reading this article right now, as an African youth, note that you are reading the right post. This post is about YALDA AfCFTA Youth Creative Competition 2021, a competition that aims to improve African youth awareness of AfCFTA tools and how African youth can push the AfCFTA agenda from their viewpoint.

YALDA, in collaboration with the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat, the African Export-Import Bank (Afrexim Bank), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), the International Trade Centre (ITC), and the United Nations Development Programme, invites all African youth, as well as youth from other parts of the world, to participate in a forum on leadership and development.

Those who believe they can make a difference in the education of young people about the African Continental Free Trade Area are encouraged to enter the essay, infographic, and animation contests (AfCFTA). They are seeking for material that you have developed that informs and educates young people about the AfCFTA and its enormous benefits for Africa’s teeming youth population.

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Prizes

1st Place Winner will:

  • You will receive $1,000 USD.
  • All winners will be mentored by YALDA personnel or partners.
  • Work published on YALDA and partner websites and in periodicals
  • Possibility to showcase your submission at a YALDA or one of our partners’ events.
  • Personal time spent with YALDA and associated organisations Executives, Presidents, and Chairpersons
  • Interviews with partner media outlets
  • Freelance contract with partner institutions for winners of the graphic design/animation and/or communications competitions.
  • This category will include a brief internship opportunity at one of the AfCFTA Secretariat or UNDP partner institutions.

The second-place:

  • Winner will receive $500 USD.
  • All winners will be mentored by YALDA personnel or partners.
  • Work published on YALDA and partner websites and in periodicals
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Third-Place:

  • Winners will receive $300 USD
  • Mentoring from YALDA personnel or partner universities.
  • Work published on YALDA and partner websites and in periodicals

Eligibility

The applicant must be a citizen of an African Union member country.

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As verification of the aforementioned, please submit a national ID.

Be a permanent or temporary resident of the continent or the diaspora; Be between the ages of 18 and 35;

Be enthusiastic about Africa’s development and have a thorough grasp of the AfCFTA.

How to Apply YALDA AfCFTA Youth Creative Competition 2021

Apply to the category in which you want to compete:

  1. Essay Competition
  2. Infographic Competition
  3. Animation Competition
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Visit YALDA AfCFTA for further details.

Source: Nyscinfo

Updated: August 28, 2021 — 1:44 am

The Author

Stephen Adoga

Stephen Adoga is a trained journalist, researcher, creative writer, content creator, video editor and freelancer. He studied Mass Communication at the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu, where he acquired requisite training for the practice of journalism. He loves the media. His interest mostly lies in the print medium where his creative writing skill makes him a perfect fit.

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