Contest highlights photos on sustainable development goals [MENA]

Posted on Feb 7, 2019 in Multimedia Journalism

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to apply for this contest.

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) is accepting entries for the "Best photos about sustainable development in the Arab region.”

The contest aims to encourage photographers to capture sustainable development initiatives across Arab countries and highlight the region’s efforts to reach sustainable development goals.

Applicants should submit up to 20 photos related to one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, covering poverty, inequality, climate, environmental degradation, prosperity, peace and justice.  

The first three winners will be awarded a certificate from ESCWA.

The deadline is Feb. 28.