Accountability Lab catalyses a new generation of active citizens and responsible leaders. We train, mentor and resource citizens to strengthen systems of accountability to unleash positive social and economic change. The Lab also strives to reinvent the way that development organisations operate through radical transparency, context appropriate reporting and creative awareness campaigns.
Description of the project and assignment
Civic Action Teams (CivActs) is a pioneering citizen feedback, dialogue and community voice platform to ensure accountability in the development process. The CivActs collect critical information to solve daily problems for citizens and close the feedback loop on a variety of community challenges. CivActs is currently being implemented in Harare, Chitungwiza, Goromonzi and Bulawayo.
Accountability Lab Zimbabwe is excited to announce a call for applications for production of songs on social and accountability of issues emerging using evidence and information from the CivActs initiative.
Successful applicants will go through a one day training workshop to learn more about the CivActs initiative and the issues emerging from communities and will work together with ALZ to produce a song on the emerging issues.
Your ideaWe are looking for songs that talk about one of the following issues in a creative, and interesting way:
- Drug use
- Gender-Based Violence
- Poor service delivery
- Land barons; Corruption.
How To Apply
Send a motivation statement explaining why you want to be part of this initiative on or before 1 June 2022. Your idea can be a hook, lyrics, an outline, a chorus or an outline of the song. This can be sent as an audio / video or document to: firstname.lastname@example.org The deadline for submission is 4 June 2022 before midnight (CAT)