Generation Equality: drawing competition open until 14 March
March 11, 2021
UN Women, together with the European Commission, Belgium, France, Mexico and in partnership with Cartooning for Peace, is organising a global Comic and Cartoon Competition under the Generation Equality campaign, which marks the 25th anniversary of the groundbreaking Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action that set out how to remove the systemic barriers that hold women back from equal participation in all areas of life-a visionary agenda for the empowerment of women and girls still to date. The submission deadline is 14 March 2021.
The first, second and third prizes will be respectively : € 1200, € 750 and € 500. The three winners of the competition will get the chance to attend the virtual opening of the Generation Equality Forum in Paris, and will be among the changemakers of this generation, including civil society, international organizations, governments, business, cities, parliaments, trade unions, media, and more.
In addition, the winners will have their work featured on several platforms, such as the website of Cartooning for Peace, but also on websites of other official partners and their respective social media channels.