DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2022 —The African Union – European Union (AU-EU) Digital for Development (D4D) Hub invites applications for the first Africa D4D Journalism Competition.
The competition seeks high-quality and in-depth stories that contribute to raising awareness on the importance of building a digital economy and society that leaves no one behind.
Digital journalists from Africa can submit in-depth stories to compete for a travel prize.
The deadline for applications is February 28, 2022.
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