Our mission is to bring Africa and Spain closer
Through outreach, educational, economic, and cultural activities, we foster mutual understanding and strengthen Hispanic African relations.
For the sixth consecutive year, Casa África is holding the Casa África Prizes for Essays on African Themes, with a view to recognizing, promoting and publicising original and unpublished essays that enhance the knowledge
that people have of the African continent.
One - Participants
Two - Theme
The theme for this call to Casa África’s Essay Prizes is GOOD GOVERNANCE IN AFRICA. It invites to refl ect on the economic, political and social aspects which are key to good governance, including for example: its main challenges, its impact on economic and social development of African cities and regions, sustainable resource management, forms of leadership and government with positive effects on governance, the role of women, the participation of civil society, methods to advance in promoting good governance, the international community’s role, or any other aspect related to the main theme.
Three - Conditions that essays must meet
Four - Documentation
Five - Submission of essays and documentation
Six - Composition of the Jury, operation and evaluation criteria
Seven - The Jury’s Ruling
Eight - Prize
Nine - Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
Ten - Notifications
According to article 59.6.b) of Law 30/1992, notification of all decisions taken by Casa África within the framework of this competition, including the ruling on the prize winner, shall be made by announcing them on the Consortium web site (www.casafrica.es), and said publication shall be in lieu of notifying each interested party individually.