The Ecobank Fintech Challenge 2021

Ecobank is challenging Africa’s new generation of entrepreneurs to find lasting solutions to the continent’s most pressing banking issues. Applications for this year’s Ecobank Fintech Challenge are now open! Ecobank, whose official name is Ecobank Transnational Inc., is a pan-African banking conglomerate, with banking operations in 36 African countries. It is the leading independent regional

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The Young Photographer Award 2021 (Win a Canon EOS 90D 18-55 Kit Lens)

The Uganda Press Photo Award (UPPA) invites all Ugandan photojournalists and photographers between the ages of 21 and 28 years to participate in the 5th Young Photographer Award. The Young Photographer Award 2021 The Young Photographer Award is an educational award geared towards passionate emerging photographers looking to cultivate a career in documentary photography or photojournalism. The winner

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The East African Photography Award 2021 (Win a Canon EOS R with EF 24-105mm Lens )

The East African Photography Award was created to shine a spotlight on documentary photography that focuses on people and cultures from the perspective of East African citizens. Through this, UPPA hopes to promote and encourage the documentation of the fast-changing realities around us, and the cultural, socio-political, environmental and technological issues that affect individuals and

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The NSSF Hi-Innovator Initiative 2021

Hi-Innovator is an initiative of Uganda’s National Social Security Fund (NSSF) that has established a start-up fund aimed at identifying and supporting Uganda’s small & growing businesses that have potential for great impact, sustainability and can be scaled. The National Social Security Fund of Uganda (NSSF) is Uganda’s national retirement Fund that has, over the

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Call for Youth Proposals on Raising Awareness and Engagement on Protection of African World Heritage

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 is launching an open

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The Young Leaders Access Program 2021

The Young Leaders Access Program is a year-long program that prepares young people, 18 to 26, to become leaders of change in their communities through leadership development, global citizenship, self-awareness, and vision planning. Throughout the whole year, YLP team, mentors, and mentees all work together to impact communities through innovative ideas and concrete projects, hence

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