Call for Papers: African Union (AU) ECHO 2021 Edition – Deadline 15 August 2020

By August 3, 2020 News

About the AU ECHO

The AU ECHO provides a platform for the 55 Member States of the African Union, and African citizens to profile the successes of Africa, and to impart knowledge and experiences borne from African led initiatives, based on the instruments and decisions of the African Union. It is published on an annual basis by the Directorate of Information and Communication of the AUC with content largely related to the AU’s Theme of the Year.
The AU ECHO is distributed to AU Heads of State and Government, Ministers, senior policymakers delegates, and media during the AU Summits and other substantive meetings and conferences as well as to offices of the African Union. Distribution is also made to development partner organizations and Consulates / Embassies in Addis Ababa. Soft copies are posted online on www.au.int. 

The Call

Referencing the various African Union Charters and policy instruments relevant to the sector as well as other documented pronouncements and actions by the African Union, and in line with the Theme the Year of the Arts, Culture and Heritage, interested parties are hereby called upon to submit for the 2021 Edition of the AU Echo, incisive and evidence-based articles on the creative economy and Africa’s Creative Industries, the potential, and progress made in the various sectors as well as innovative initiatives that are being undertaken at institutional, country and continental level to promote the growth of creative industries. View previous editions of the AU ECHO here.
For submission requirements and details, visit the African Union website.