Acumen-Unilever Social Innovation Challenge on Plastics

The Social Enterprise Incubator is an opportunity for early-stage entrepreneurs and SMEs to deepen their understanding of the areas for innovation and partnership around plastic waste reduction, refine their business models, and compete for seed funding and expert support for their solutions. In the seven-week Social Enterprise Incubator, you will work through Acumen’s Business Models […]

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AUDA/NEPAD Youth Essay Contest 2019 on ‘The Africa We Want’

The contest aims to provide the space through which youths can express their views freely on “The Africa We Want” by articulating their aspirations and ideals for shaping the future of the continent. The short essay subject is “The Africa We Want”. Participants are invited to submit their innovative ideas through a short essay format […]

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International Monetary Fund Finance & Development Essay Competition 2019

Deadline: January 31, 2019 The competition seeks to examine how inequality can be tackled in the 21st century. Research has shown that excessive inequality harms economic growth and damages the social fabric by undermining trust and preventing people from reaching their potential. Finance & Development, the IMF’s quarterly print magazine and online editorial platform, publishes […]

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