Newsletter No 1 28 September 2005
Essay Competition for Young Writers From Arab Countries

The European Training Foundation (ETF) is inviting young people (age 18 to 29 years) from 29 countries to participate in a competition by writing an article on their vision for “Women in education and employment in 2010”.

The authors of the four best articles selected by a jury appointed by the ETF will be invited to the awards ceremony as part of the event “Women in Education and employment” organised by the ETF in Turin, Italy, to mark the International Women’s Day in March 2006. Among the four winners one will be selected as beneficiary of a four month traineeship at the ETF headquarters.

The eligible Arab countries are: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia as well as the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

 If you are interested in participating in the competition, please contact

Deadline: 31 October, 2005