Posted by: africanpressorganization | 26 June 2009

UNDP Africa eco-themed photo contest




UNDP Africa eco-themed photo contest



NEW YORK, June 26, 2009/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Picture This: Caring for the Earth is a photo contest seeking out single photos and photo essays profiling people in Africa working to reduce the effects of climate change in their countries, cities and communities.
The contest is sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme in partnership with Olympus Corporation and the Agence France-Presse (AFP) Foundation.
Prizes include the latest in Olympus equipment; a trip to New York City for the first prize winners; and a working fellowship with an AFP bureau in Africa for one lucky first-prize winner in the professional category.  
The deadline is Aug. 31 st . You must have lived in an African country for at least 12 months before that date to be eligible to enter.
Please forward this announcement to anyone who you think might be interested or eligible! Help us spread the word!
For more information and to enter your submissions go to:  




United Nations Development Programme


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