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Are you a youth in one of the 13 countries covered by the UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa (Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda)? Then you should apply for the The UNESCO Call for East African Youth Proposal.

In Celebration of African World Heritage Day on 5 May 2021, and in the framework of the African Union Year 2021 for “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa in partnership with UNESCO National Commissions in the region and the African World Heritage Fund are launching an open competition for youth.

The call invites youth in all 13 countries mentioned above to develop a project proposal for raising awareness and engagement of youth in the protection and promotion of African World Heritage.

Application Deadline: May 31, 2021

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Benefits

Successful applicants get a grant of up to $5,000 USD

Eligibility

The opportunity is open to :

  • Individual or group of individuals, aged 18 to 35 years
  • Applicants from one of the following countries: Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda

Requirements/Specifications

  • All proposals must include a detailed budget breakdown indicating the estimated costs for all activities in USD for a total amount up to $5,000 USD.
  • Proposals may focus on raising awareness and/or engagement among youth for one World Heritage site in Africa, all World Heritage sites in a specific country or the Eastern Africa region, or may also focus on the entire Africa region. 
  • Proposals may also focus on Tentative List sites or the UNESCO 1972 World Heritage Convention.
  • The proposed activity(ies) must be feasible to carry out between July 1 and November 15, 2021.
  • All proposed activities must respect national and World Health Organization (WHO) health guidelines and prevention measures for the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as national security and legal guidelines.
  • All proposals must respect human rights and promote respect for cultural diversity.

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Application Instructions

Proposals should be submitted in Word or PDF format by e-mail to the following address AWHDayEA@unesco.org.

Download the Project Proposal Form here

About the UNESCO Call for East African Youth Proposal

In Celebration of African World Heritage Day on 5 May 2021, and in the framework of the African Union Year 2021 for “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa in partnership with UNESCO National Commissions in the region and the African World Heritage Fund are launching an open competition for youth.

Key Dates and Order of Program

The deadline for submission of proposals is May 31, 2021

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