The British Embassy Manila in partnership with Australian Embassy Manila are participating in a Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict hosted by British Foreign Secretary William Hague and one of the campaign’s staunchest supporters, Special Envoy for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Angelina Jolie. The Summit will take place in London from 10 to 13 June 2014.
The two embassies are also launching an essay competition to help raise awareness on this important issue, and encourage action against sexual violence. Two winners will have a chance to join the Philippine delegation composed of 10 women who have played key roles in conflict resolution and peace building.
Send completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘Application for ESVI 2014 – [name]’.
Submissions should be in MS Word format only. Deadline of application is on 18 May, 11:59 PM Manila time.