ECOWAS Peace Fund Essay Competition- Join and Participate HERE

Are you a fan of writing essays? Then this is the opportunity for you. The ECOWAS Peace Fund is giving every member of the ECOWAS community to participate in the ongoing essay competition. Winners of this competition gets rewarded with some prizes. Follow these steps for more details about the competition.

Essay competition on Peace, Security, Stability and Development…

From 1st September – 27th September 2021.

Categories & Age Classification:

Secondary (15 – 21 yrs) = 1,200 to 1,500 words.

Tertiary (22 – 35 yrs) = 1,500 to 2,000 words


Write a word essay on (choose only one topic to write on)

• Is Peace Possible? How to get a peaceful and stable West Africa?

• Youth peace and security

• Women peace and security

• Youth Empowerment

• Radicalization and culture of peace

• Youth and proliferation of small arms and light weapons

• Youth and drugs

• Youth music and drama for peace

• The role of technology in ensuring peace and security

• The impact of youth unemployment on conflict in ECOWAS member states

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DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: Monday 27th September, 2021 by 13:00 hrs WAT.


  • Age between 15 – 35 years
  • Must be a National of an ECOWAS member state.
  • Submission in one of the ECOWAS official languages: French, English or Portuguese.


  • Smartphones, iPads
  • Laptops
  • Bags, Umbrellas, T-shirts, Face caps and much more
  • The winning essay will be published on ECOWAS PEACE FUND Website
  • The author of the winning essay will be offered an internship position at the ECOWAS Secretariat

SUBMIT your essay via email to:


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