The Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) presents once again their annual Budget Youth Literacy Challenge, an opportunity for young people to contribute to planning and budgeting process of public resources for promoting a people-centred budget that dignifies humanity.
CSBAG is a Ugandan nonprofit organization that was founded in 2004 to bring together Civil Society Organizations at national and district levels with the view of influencing government decisions on resource mobilization and utilization for equitable and sustainable development.
CSBAG believes that by working together, they can create comprehensive and inclusive solutions to address Uganda’s budget shortfalls. The Budget Youth Literacy Challenge works to bring youth aged 17 to 30 years together to find and implement sensible, long-term solutions for a strong, healthy economy that transcends age, party lines, and ideological divides in order to achieve real results.
The budget youth literacy challenge requires youth to compose and send a skit, poem or cartoon about the national budget.
For Art pieces/Cartoons
The budget youth literacy challenge winner under each category will stand a chance to win as follows;
Interested applicants for budget youth literacy challenge should submit their skit, poem or Art to CSBAG offices or via email@example.com with the subject line; 2019 Mr Budget Challenge.
Thereafter, CSBAG will spend 1 week reviewing the submissions and shortlisting the best candidates and in that week the qualified candidates will be shortlisted for presentation to a panel of judges on 19th November 2019. The final award ceremony will be on 28th November 2019.
Deadline: 8th November 2019