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5th Leg of the Anti-Corruption Caravan; Infographics Competitions

5TH LEG OF THE ANTI-CORRUPTION CARAVAN

Infographics competition: “Citizen’s participation towards the fight against corruption, a sustainable pathway to Uganda’s transformation

Deadline; 20th November; 2018 5:30pm

ActionAid Uganda (AAU) annually organizes Anti-corruption caravan (ACC) in commemoration of the International Anti-Corruption Day. The Anti-Corruption Caravan provides a platform for citizens to engage duty bearers and provide evidence of transparency and accountability violations to the state and effects of corruption on public services in their different constituencies.

From 26th November to 3rd December 2018,  ActionAid Uganda in partnership with Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) under the, Citizens Actions for Greater Accountability and Improved Public Service Delivery (CAIPs) project shall hold the 5th leg of the ACC with the aim of creating an informed and active citizenry in governance and accountability issues and responsiveness of the government towards quality service delivery. This activity shall be held under the theme: “Citizen’s participation towards the fight against corruption, a sustainable pathway to Uganda’s transformation.”

If you believe that as a Citizen of Uganda you can make a difference and want to help inform people about corruption, join our infographic competition. We are looking for infographics created by you that speak about the different aspects of corruption, and the way we can fight it and prevent it in Uganda.

Prizes

Ugshs200 000/=  for the best student

Additional prizes include providing an opportunity to the best candidates to be part of the caravan that shall take place in Kampala, Pallisa Soroti and Katakwi districts, and as well  AAU promotional materials shall be awarded to other contestants should the jury find additional deserving submissions.

The winning infographics shall be posted on ActionAid Uganda’s website and on social media platforms.

Eligibility

  • Contestants must be Uganda nationals residing in Uganda.
  • The contest commences on 14 November, 2017 and closes  on November 20, 2018. The person submitting the infographic will be considered the contestant and will be the only person eligible to compete for the prize.
  • Employees of ActionAid Uganda are not eligible to participate in this competition.

How to Enter

Design an infographic addressing the above-mentioned topic.  Your submission should be your original work.

E-mail your entry to info.uganda@actionaid.org & Flavia.Nalubega@actionaid.org with the subject “Citizen’s participation towards the fight against corruption,” no later than November 20, 2018 at midnight. Please name your infographic with your full name. If your entry is received and accepted, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. If you receive no confirmation, call +25639220002/3 for details on re-submission.

Once you submit an infographic, it is considered a final submission and you may not modify, edit, or replace it. You may submit no more than five files, no bigger than 3MB each. Participation in this contest is automatically deemed as acceptance of these Official Contest Rules.

Selection of Winners: Learning Criteria

All infographics will be viewed by a panel of judges comprised of ActionAid Uganda staff.

The criteria for judging in order of importance are:

1)     Effectiveness in raising awareness about corruption

2)     Visual quality

3)     Originality/Creativity

Editors' notes

This is an opportunity not worth missing!