The PACT is inviting young people aged 16 to 30 to send any one of the following:
(a) An essay, opinion piece or news item on any of these themes:
- Gender based violence in relation to the theme “Leave No One Behind: End Violence against Women and Girls”. (400 words maximum)
- Human Rights in the context of this year’s theme “Let’s stand up for equality, justice and human dignity”. (400 words maximum)
- Violence against women in rural communities (400 words maximum)
(b) A video interview with a gender based violence or sexual and reproductive health champion in your community or video on anti-GBV activities (you can use your smartphone! 5 minutes maximum)
(c) Pictures on how your community will be marking the 16 days of activism against gender based violence or any events related to sexual and reproductive health.
(d) A picture of your local leaders and their two sentence message on the 16 days of activism against gender based violence.
For more information and submissions email
Content should NOT have been published elsewhere.
Selected written submissions can be paid UP TO US$50 while selected video submissions can get paid UP TO US$70.
Deadline for submission of content and/or proposals is 30 November. Content received after this will NOT be considered.