Submissions for the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Media Awards are once again open. Submissions will be accepted in four categories: print journalism, radio journalism, television journalism, and online/new media.
Topics for the eligible stories can include trade, infrastructure, investments, gender issues, and others. All stories should involve more than one COMESA member state, or national projects with a regional dimension.
Works must have been published or broadcast in 2022 in Arabic, English or French. Journalists must be nationals of COMESA member states.
The winners will receive sponsorship to the COMESA Heads of State Summit, a monetary prize, a trophy, and a certificate.
The deadline to apply is Jan. 31, 2023.
For more information and to apply, go to: https://www.comesa.int/media_awards2023/index.php/en/