ACMI Africa Youth
Application Deadline :28 September 2022
Climate change is affecting people’s lives. But your ideas could help pave the way forward!
As world leaders meet at COP27 to talk about solutions to climate change, tell us what YOU think needs to be done to help those most affected by it.
✅ Post a 1 to 3-minute video sharing your innovative solutions on how people in Africa could adapt to climate change.
✅ What do you think needs to be done to support people who will move because of the impacts of climate change?
✅ Remember to add the hashtags #ClimateLeaders and #ClimateMobility ????
In addition to winning cash prizes, the best ideas will be showcased at the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) to join the global debate and help turn ideas into action.
???? Deadline: September 28th
???? Prizes: $5,000 cash pool
The ACMI Youth Innovation Challenge is organized by the African Union Youth Envoy, UNICEF, and MYCP, supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung and enabled by the Global Centre for Climate Mobility.
Become an ACMI Youth Innovation Fellow and attend COP27:
Click here for a chance to take your idea to the next level with a Fellowship with the Africa Climate Mobility Initiative and attend COP27 in person!
Become an ACMI Youth Delegate COP27:
Click here to apply for the roles of ACMI Youth Delegates at COP27.
Be part of the ACMI Youth Volunteer Selection Committee:
Click here to express your interest in participating in the youth selection committee that will be part of selecting the cash prize winners and the fellows.
Here you can find the winner selection criteria for the #ClimateMobility challenge:
1. Are you able to clearly communicate your thoughts about climate change and climate mobility? This can be a video up to 3 minutes or an image. It should be clear, self-explanatory, and have a description that accurately reflects the ideas being shared. (0-3 points)
2. Does your entry describe the problem well and propose a solution? (0-3 points
3. What is the feasibility of your solution? (0-3 points)
You can earn a maximum of 9 points by taking part in this challenge.
Feel free to contact us with any questions!