AU/CIEFFA invites African girls and women: students, human rights’ activists and teachers/educators to submit creative content showcasing their experiences learning/teaching girls during the COVID-19 related school closures and initiatives being taken by individuals, organisations and nations to ensure girls return back to school once schools start reopening.
Application Deadline: 30th November 2020
About the Award: COVID -19 has affected over 133 million female learners across the continent and through the Africa Educates Her campaign, the AU/CIEFFA seeks to highlight the experiences of learners at primary, secondary and tertiary education levels during the COVID 19 related school lockdown and further give voice to what young African girls, young women, youth and educators think should be done to promote, encourage and protect girls’ right to education especially during times of crisis.
Eligible Countries: All African countries
Eligibility: Submissions can be in the form of videos, blogs articles, poetry, art, photography or music.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: Selected submissions will be shared on the AU/CIEFFA Africa Educates Her blog and will form part of the Africa Educates Her documentary to be released at the end of 2020.
How to Apply: See Application Guidelines here
Do not forget to include your name, country, age and what you do (student,
teacher, activist etc.) in the email when you send your submission.