“Youth and Rural Development” Photography Contest
The “Youth and Rural Development” Photography Contest will award the top ten candidates who produce photos that portray how youth can contribute to rural development in Latin American and the Caribbean region. The ten photos will compose an exhibition during the award ceremony of the Rural Youth Innovation Award in Latin America and the Caribbean, held in June 2020 ( place to be defined). The authors of the three best-ranked photographs have the opportunity to receive training on events live coverage on social media and to participate in the awards ceremony, promoting youth’s participation and voice. Young people, aged 18 to 35 years old, residents and nationals of Latin American and the Caribbean region are eligible to participate in this contest. To participate, young people must submit one photo containing a brief description of the place and context of the photograph (5 to 10 lines), as well as the authorization to use the image, duly completed and signed.
The Rural Youth Innovation Award, through this public call, opens the applications to the “Youth and Rural Development” photo contest. Single paragraph – The theme chosen for this contest is based on youth activities towards rural development. With this theme, the Rural Youth Innovation Award aims to identify and select ten photographs that evidences the contribution of young people to rural areas in Latin America and the Caribbean, especially regarding to innovation. The ten selected photographs will be displayed at the Awards ceremony and the three bestplaced, if interested, will receive a workshop on events live coverage and have their transportation, accommodation and food expenses paid to accompany the Awards ceremony.
Young people between 18 and 35 years old (until 16/12/2019) who are both nationals and residents of Latin American and Caribbean countries are eligible to join the Contest.
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