Submit your nomination for the 2019 Mary Chirwa Award — the Nudge award for Courageous Leadership!
Is there someone in your community, organisation or country who you feel deserves recognition for his/her Courageous Leadership? Nominate them for the 2019 Mary Chirwa Award!
The Award: Recognising Courageous Leadership
Nudge presents this important award in honour of Ms. Mary Chirwa — Director General of the Financial Intelligence Center (FIC) in Zambia, who is bravely fighting corruption in the country under difficult circumstances.
In her name, we want to recognise individuals who have proven Courageous Leadership in fields related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and who are not yet known internationally.
The first ever Mary Chirwa Award will be announced on 22 October 2019 during the Nudge Global Impact Awards at the Peace Palace in The Hague — the international institution for peace and justice!
Who is Mary Chirwa?
Mary Chirwa is the Director General of the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) in Zambia, a government agency responsible for regulating financial crime. Mary Chirwa was a guest of honour at the Nudge Global Impact Awards 2018. She wowed us with her brave dedication to the fight against corruption, money laundering and terrorism financing in Zambia under difficult circumstances.
Watch the official announcement of the Mary Chirwa Award below.
Nominations are being processed. Stay tuned!
|1 September 2019 before 12 midnight CET|
|1 October 2019|
|22 October 2019 at the Peace Palace in The Hague, the Netherlands|
To be announced shortly.