The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is organizing a Digital Photo Contest on the theme of ‘Water and Life’ to celebrate its 30th Anniversary. This contest also coincides with the United Nation’s International Year of Water Cooperation 2013.
The photo contest is aimed at raising awareness about the diverse aspects of water and related resources in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region in terms of their uses and benefits; various ways they interact with society and ecosystems; and associated hazards, conflicts, and issues, not to mention good practices on water and related risk management, including water cooperation.
The top three photos judged the best, second best and third best by a panel of judges will receive cash Prizes of USD 1,000, 800, and 600 respectively along with certificates of achievement. And more other photos will be selected for People’s choice awards.
Following are the Categories:
- Uses and benefits of water and related resources
- Hazards, conflicts, or issues related to water (or lack thereof)
- Good Practices in Water and Related Risk Management
Each entrant may submit up to three entries in each category. He/she must submit one entry at a time, using the online Submit Image Form. If you are unable to submit online, please contact: [email protected]
Deadline for submission of photos: 20 May 2013