Nominations open for Nile media awards [Africa]

Posted on Sep 1, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists in the Nile Basin countries are invited to submit their works.

The Nile Basin Initiative, with support from the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), is accepting submissions to the Nile Media Awards 2021.

Applicants can submit original pieces that promote cooperation in transboundary waters in the Nile Basin, and topics can include climate change, socio-economic benefits, and regional peace.

Categories include print, digital, radio, television and photography, Works must have been published between July 2017 and March 31, 2020.

Organizers will select the best female entry and best collaborative story. The award ceremony will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The deadline is Sept. 30.