African Judges at Luum Awards, the New Global Festival for Social and Environmental Causes

African Judges at Luum Awards, the New Global Festival for Social and Environmental Causes

Only a few days remain before registration closes (September 29) for the 2021 Luum Awards, the first global festival that exclusively awards the best creative campaigns for social and environmental issues. At LUUM, agencies can upload up to 4 cases at no cost and only the winners will pay the award fees.

The Luum Awards has an outstanding selection of judges that includes the executives of creative agencies and the directors responsible for communications and marketing for some of the leading global NGOs, such as Genna Ingold, Communications Lead, Kofi Annan Foundation – SWITZERLAND. Laura Durán, Press and Communications Director, Amnesty International – ARGENTINA. Nicola Rovetta, Chief Creative Officer, MullenLowe Group – ITALY. Joe Godsell, Executive Partner, TBWA – AUSTRALIA. Itziar Badia, Marketing Director and Digital Training, WWF – Spain. Luis Miguel Messianu, Founder-Creative Chairman-CEO, Alma DDB – USA. Franky Willekens, Chief Strategy Officer, BBDO – BELGIUM. Emmanuel Bougneres, Creative Director, Dentsu International – FRANCE. Pierre Loo, Executive Creative Director, McCann Health – CHINA. Santiago Cuesta, CCO, VMLY&R – USA, Michelle Guichard, Executive Creative Director, Ogilvy – COLOMBIA, among others.

African judges

  • Aimee Nsimire, Communications Officer (International Labour Organization) – Ivory Coast
  • Samira Rafi, Creative Director (Boomerang) – Morocco
  • Teresa Makori, Associate Creative Director (Isobar) – Kenya

Agencies like McCann Health China, Geometry, Sancho BBDO, Havas Africa, Lerma USA, Mindhsare Spain, McCann CO, Imille Italy, Ogilvy NIC, Cossette Canada, Leo Burnett, Edelman Germany, Ogilvy El Salvador, Mullen Lowe, McCann Brazil, Bruketa & Zinic / Grey, Porter Novelli, Cheil Central America, Garnier BBDO, TAXI Canada, 360 Berlin Germany, Havas Health & You Brazil, Grey Bangladesh, Coom Japan y El Taier DDB, just to mention some of them, are already enrolled in the first edition of the festival, which will set a benchmark for creative campaigns that address social and environmental issues.

Important Dates and Information: 

Headquarters 2021: Geneva, Switzerland

Registration opens and case submission opens: June 10

Case Registration Closes: September 29

Awards Ceremony: November 4

Information: [email protected] /

This is the best opportunity to prove that we are agents of change and that we are much more than just great ideas for companies and advertisers. – Luum Awards