The competition is organised by Casa África.
For the twelfth consecutive year, Casa África is holding the Casa África Prizes for Essays on African Themes, with a view to recognising, promoting and publicising original and unpublished essays that enhance the knowledge that people have of the African continent.
This year’s theme is ‘Climate change in Africa’.
The essays may be presented in any of the following languages: Spanish, English, French or Portuguese.
The essay cannot be less than 15,000 or more than 20,000 words.
Only one essay per author will be accepted.
Essays must be original, unpublished and they must not have won any prizes or be pending the final ruling in other events or competitions.
Awards:- The winner will receive a cash prize of €2,000.