This contest is launched in the framework of the ARDYIS initiative which aims to raise youth awareness and improve their capacity on agricultural and rural development issues in ACP countries using Information Technology.
This blog competition aims to:
This competition is also being launched in the framework of the commemoration of the United Nations International Year of Youth.
The YoBloCo Awards are open in two categories, individual category and institutional category.
The Individual category is open to students in agricultural training courses, young farmers, journalists or other young people.
The Institutional category is open to local or national young farmers’ organizations; Young members of farmers’ organizations; Young members of any organization interested in agriculture.
For the “Individual category”: three prizes will be awarded, considering the whole ACP region
For the Institutional category, regional prizes will be awarded, one for each of the six ACP regions (West Africa, Central Africa, Southern Africa, East Africa, Pacific and Caribbean).
Each regional winner will receive a cash prize of 3,000 Euros.
In addition, the best runner-up in each region will receive other rewards from CTA.
Winning blogs and other best blogs will be promoted by CTA and its partners’ various channels.
In addition, authors of winning blog or other best blogs will have the opportunity to be involved in future activities of CTA or of its partners.
Application Deadline; 31 October.
For More Information and Application, Please Visit; Write a Blog and Win 3000 Euros Website