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APPLY: Youth Adaptation Solutions (YouthADAPT) Challenge 2022

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APPLY: Youth Adaptation Solutions (YouthADAPT) Challenge 2022

This challenge seeks to boost sustainable job creation through support for entrepreneurship and youth-led innovation in climate change adaptation and resilience across Africa. The Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge (YouthADAPT Challenge) is an annual competition and awards programme for youth-led enterprises (50% women-led) jointly organised by the Global Center on Adaptation (GCA), the African Development Bank […]

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How To Apply for Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022

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How To Apply for Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022

The Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge aims to promote sustainable agriculture, curb malnutrition, promote food security and improve farmers’ livelihoods. In addition, the challenge seeks to identify and support innovative business solutions contributing to a sustainable and inclusive food system in and around Northern Uganda. The objectives of the Challenge are: To identify and support innovative […]

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UBA National Essay Competition 2022: Portal, Topic & Prize

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UBA National Essay Competition 2022: Portal, Topic & Prize

The National Essay Competition, targeted at senior secondary students in Nigeria, is organised annually, as part of the UBA Foundation’s education initiative which aims to promote the reading culture and encourage healthy and intellectual competition amongst secondary school students in Nigeria and across Africa. The 2022 Essay topic is “ASUU Strikes have often cost Nigerian students […]

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Apply for the 2022 Edition of Global Development Awards Competition

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Apply for the 2022 Edition of Global Development Awards Competition

It is one of the largest international competitions for research on development, open to researchers and to development practitioners from nonprofit Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) or Civil Society Organizations (COs) headquartered in low- or middle-income countries. The emphasis is on supporting promising young talent in the field of development research, and rewarding innovative development projects capable […]

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2022/2023 USADF Accelerate Africa Entrepreneurship Challenge

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2022/2023 USADF Accelerate Africa Entrepreneurship Challenge

The Challenge is an initiative of USADF’s Youth and Women Entrepreneurship Portfolio designed to address Africa’s youth bulge, economically empower youth and women, and impact job creation across Africa. The Accelerate Africa Entrepreneurship Challenge is intended to invest in Micro, Small, and Mid-Size enterprises (MSMEs) that: Address Africa’s youth bulge by prioritizing job creation to […]

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Call for Applications: Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2023

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Call for Applications: Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2023

The Commonwealth Short Story Prize started in 2012 with the launch of Commonwealth Writers. Free to enter and with a global reach across five continents, the Prize seeks out talented writers and brings stories from new and emerging voices to an international audience. Stories often come from countries with little or no publishing infrastructure and […]

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How To Apply for European SME Week Youth Essay Competition 2022

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How To Apply for European SME Week Youth Essay Competition 2022

Now in its 7th edition, the YEC gives 18-25-year-olds a platform to share their bright ideas with key figures and stakeholders involved in enterprise, entrepreneurship and SMEs. Read on for all the details about this year’s competition! The Youth Essay Competition is organised by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs. […]

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ICAW Video Contest 2023 for Children And Teenagers

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ICAW Video Contest 2023 for Children And Teenagers

Offered to children and teens ages 10 – 13, the video contest requires a 30 second video highlighting ICAW and the theme for this year, For Healthier Soil, Healthier Food…Compost! Your entry should show something related to the benefits of compost use and/or organics recycling such as: compost bin, vegetable or fruit garden, food waste and […]

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ICAW Poster Contest 2023 for Children And Teenagers

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ICAW Poster Contest 2023 for Children And Teenagers

Each year, the International Compost Awareness Week Committee holds a poster contest to pick a new design for the annual poster. The 2023 International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) theme is truly a collaborative and international effort. This year, they teamed up with the International Compost Alliance (ICA) to select: For Healthier Soil, Healthier Food…Compost! The theme was […]

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How To Apply for ClimaTech Run for Digital Artists Competition 2022

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How To Apply for ClimaTech Run for Digital Artists Competition 2022

ClimaTech Run calls for all artists and visual storytellers who can inspire hope around climate action and express the link between us and our planet! Engaging and sensitizing ordinary people to be more aware of environmental challenges is not always easy, and this is why art plays a huge role in valuing our human experiences. […]

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