Merck Foundation together with African First Ladies call on Journalists in Africa from Print, Online, Radio and Multimedia Platforms to submit creative and influential media work aimed at raising awareness and sensitizing communities on COVID-19 to win awards.
Focus of the story must be COVID-19, showcasing how people can stay safe and healthy during the lockdown and social distancing period.
Winner in each category will receive US$500. The story can be in English, French, Arabic, or Portuguese.
Story submission deadline is June 30.