HYBRID RESIDENCY

Application deadline:

31st July 2021 (5pm GMT)

African Crossroads, Creative Industries Fund NL and Afrotopia, under this year’s environmentally conscious theme, are looking for 20 crossroaders, who are ready and willing to Hack Climate Justice.

5 fellows,

5 countries,

5 months!

Artwork by: Pierre-Christophe Gam

IS THIS YOU?

If YES, then you could hack Climate Justice and be a Hybrid Residency Fellow!

  • Are you an aspiring or leading global voice on the environment or on African social issues? 
  • Are you emphatic about the environment? 
  • Do you care for the legacy we’re leaving for future generations? 
  • Do you have a track record of thought-leadership? 
  • Do you enjoy collaborative and results based solutioning?

WHAT YOU GET

BENEFITS

  • 220 Euros for Climathon participation
  • 2500 Euros each for our 5 successful fellows to develop their idea further Incubation, networking and showcasing with a hub in the fellow’s location. See call for hubs here.
  • Enviable brainstorming and learning sessions with some of Africa’s leading Climate Justice rockstars. 
  • Opportunity to present findings and interventions during this year’s African Crossroads Hybrid Edition.

TIMELINE

DON’T MISS OUT!

23rd July

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

  • Call for Climathon participants
  • Call for hubs
31st July

APPLICATION DEADLINE

  • 20 Climathons participants selected on a rolling basis
4th August

CLIMATHON DAY 1

  • Talks
  • Workshops
  • Ideation
5th August

CLIMATHON DAY 2

  • Workshops
  • Ideation
6th August

CLIMATHON DAY 3

  • Workshops
  • Ideation
7th August

FELLOWS ANNOUNCED

8th August
9th August

ONBOARDING

  • Hubs & Fellows
12th August

RESIDENCIES BEGIN

  • Hubs & Fellows
20th August

1st UBUNTU SESSION

Ubuntu sessions are mentorship events with some of Africa’s leading climate justice advocates.

17th Sept.

2nd UBUNTU SESSION

15th Oct.

3rd UBUNTU SESSION

Held at AC annual gathering

16th Oct.

FELLOWS SHOWCASE

Held at AC annual gathering

19th Nov.

4th UBUNTU SESSION

End of Programme