By Favour Nnabugwu
Waica Re will hold its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) competition as soon as the deadline of March 31, 2022 for submission of write-ups expires.
The competition is aimed at individuals and corporate entities in West Africa.
Through this initiative, the reinsurer’s objective is to contribute to economic development in Africa and strengthen the company’s ESG initiative.
The participants are required to write an essay on the theme: “practical solutions to environmental, social and governance risks”. Candidates are invited to apply no later than 31 March 2022 by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Several prizes will be awarded to different categories of winners. The top-ranked applicant will be named a Waica Re Ambassador (WRA) for one year. The WRA will receive a 5 000 USD award. The 2nd and 3rd placed candidates will be awarded 2 500 USD and 1 000 USD respectively.
The winning proposal must not exceed 100 000 USD in work value and a nine-month time limit.
For more information, applicants are invited to visit the website https://www.waicare.com/annual-csr-competition/