I AM COOL BECAUSE CAMPAIGN starts 1 to 3 December 2015
You can win fabulous prizes by entering in the creativity contest. through creative ways you will need to show case how to protect self from harm in a language or form that is acceptable to the youth of today.
WHO IS THIS CAMPAIGN FOR?
This campaign is for creative youth who want to bring about change in the condition of youth all over the world.
Youth who believe they have a right to information and services to protect themselves.
WHAT DO YOU HAVE TO DO TO TAKE PART IN THIS CAMPAIGN?
You have to use your creative talents (such as through singing, dancing , painting, poetry, acting, stand up comedy, writing ) to convey messages which cover any of the following behavioural problems that youth of today face .
Staying safe from UNWANTED PREGNANCIES, DRUG AND SUBSTANCE ADDICTION, SEXUAL COERCION, VIOLENCE, SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS SUCH AS HIV, BULLYING BY PEERS etc
You have to make a slogan yourself or choose from any of the following slogans. Then you have to use your creativity to convey this message so that young people find you cool and acceptable.
Some examples of slogans are
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I don’t smoke
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I know how to protect myself in relationships.
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I can say no to drugs
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I can protect myself against violence
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I don’t give in to wrong peer pressure
I AM COOL BECAUSE… I am happy to be a nerd
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I can limit or stay away from alcohol
IAM COOL BECAUSE…I can protect myself from HIV
I AM COOL BECAUSE…I know how to eat healthy
You are free to make up exciting messages yourself.