“Imagine a sustainable future of Africa and its cities and territories for 2030 and 2063”

The 2018 Africities Summit Youth Forum is organized by UCLG Africa with the scientific and technical support of BEES 55, a solidary network of competences and initiatives at the service of job creation and the development of entrepreneurship for Africa.

UCLG Africa and partners want to hear from you if

  • You are a Change Maker and Innovator for #TheAfricaWeWant
  • You are a Thinker, Architect, Urban Planner, Designer, Artist, Writer, ICT Developer
  • You are a Young Africa between 15 & 35
  • You live in Africa or belong to the African Diaspora

Young Africans willing to participate to the competition should submit:

  • a candidature registration form
  • a 4 page storyboard explaining their ideas, with an annexure of support illustrations that may include drawing, plans, diagrams, virtual images, IT tools, etc., depending on the category they are contesting for (Cartoon Camp or Virtual Reality).

Cartoon Camp Challenge & Virtual Reality Contest -> Please upload your 4 pages storyboard of solutions on the registration form.

The storyboard and its annexure shall be received by the organizers of the competition no later than 15 September 2018 at 17:00 GMT.

On 15 October 2018, a Jury set up by the organizers will announce the results of the competition.

The selected young Africans will then be informed about the follow up formalities for their travel to Marrakesh to attend the 2018 Africities Summit.