Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
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Heritage design competition: Preserve culture, share your heritage

Zambia is a country with over 8 gemstones within her boundaries and a plethora of metals that include copper, gold and silver, among others. We are also a country with deep traditional values embedded in our rich culture spread across the 10 provinces.

Jewel of Africa is calling for submissions of creative designs commemorating this mineral-rich heritage. This is the chance for you to design a unique piece of jewellery that celebrates your heritage.

The competition

  • This Design competition is a Jewel of Africa initiative aimed at celebrating Zambia's rich mineral heritage through the design of cultural artifacts from the 10 provinces of the country that will be incorporated in the Jewel of Africa Collection
  • Design drawing/image should depict Zambian heritage unique to a specific region/culture/tradition
  • Entry submission: go to to upload your design or send an email to
  • The winner will receive a K10, 000 Jewellery voucher
  • Three runner up designs will collect jewellery vouchers to the value of K2000
  • The winner will be announced in October 2020 on all Jewel of Africa digital platforms.

Entry rules

  • Please read through the entry rules before submitting your design.

Opening date

1st September - 3rd October 2020

Heritage design competition: Preserve culture, share your heritage
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Jewel of Africa are manufacturers of world class jewellery using Zambian gemstones such as emerald, tourmaline, garnets, aquamarines, citrines, Amethyst. They offer exquisite pendants, earrings, rings and more. This beautifully presented design-led jewellery proudly competes in the international market. A quality jewellery repair service is also available and rings can be resized. Their experts will be happy to help you with other services, valuations, engraving, cleaning and polishing.