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French-German Gender Equality Prize in Azerbaijan

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted April 9, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on April 19, 2021
French-German Gender Equality Prize in Azerbaijan logo
French-German Gender Equality Prize in Azerbaijan logo

The French and German Embassy in Azerbaijan join together to offer the 1st French-German Gender Equality Prize of Azerbaijan. France and Germany actively seek to promote equal rights and equal opportunities for girls and women in Azerbaijan.

The submission should relate to one of the following topics:
a) Promotion of women leadership: strengthening the place of women in politics, and / or economics and / or on the labor market;
b) Women in conflict resolution and peace-building process;
c) Fight against gender-based violence;
d) Questioning Gender-based stereotypes;
e) Promotion of creative women: support to female artists, as for instance movie makers, fashion stylist, architects, etc.

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This contest is opened to:
1. English-speaking (B2 level minimum) Azerbaijani women.
2. All Azerbaijani girls and women who are engaged in a concrete initiative in favor of gender equality in one of the following fields are welcome to send their application:
a) Promotion of women leadership: strengthening the place of women in politics, and / or economics and / or on the labor market;
b) Women in conflict resolution and peace-building process;
c) Fight against gender-based violence;
d) Questioning Gender-based stereotypes;
e) Promotion of creative women: support to female artists, as for instance movie makers, fashion stylist, architects, etc.

The Prize awarded by the jury will be a short-term Summer Course in France in the field of human rights (Summer School at Sciences Po-Paris Campus) and an equivalent prize offered by the German Embassy.

The flight ticket, the tuition fees and accommodation costs will be covered by the French and German Embassies. Depending on the pandemic situation, the courses might have to take place virtually.

Please submit your application by 20th April 2021.

For more information, please visit https://az.ambafrance.org/French-German-Gender-Equality-Prize-in-Azerbai...

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Jill Langhus
Apr 10
Apr 10

Thanks, Ana.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Apr 10
Apr 10

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Best,
Ana Isabel