Submissions are now being accepted for the AfDB Development Evaluation Week 2016 Photo Contest, a special feature of Evaluation Week, which will be held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, from 07 to 11 November 2016. The photo contest is open to African Development Bank regional member country nationals that are interested in development evaluation and have proven experience and/or an educational background in evaluation.
All winners will receive a trophy and a certificate and the photos will be used in Evaluation Matters, the AfDB’s quarterly knowledge publication. In addition, the submitter of the best photo will receive a $1000 bursary to attend Evaluation Week in Cote d’Ivoire. The runner-up will receive a $750 bursary to attend Evaluation Week, and the second runner up will receive a $500 bursary to attend Evaluation Week. Winners will be notified by end Sept and announced at AfDB Evaluation Week. Submitted photos will be included in a photo exhibition during Evaluation Week.
How to enter
To enter the 2016 Photo Contest, submit your photo along with a cover sheet indicating your name, affiliation, gender, nationality, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone/fax number (if available), and a note on how you learned about the contest. The deadline for submissions is midnight (Abidjan Time) on September 15, 2016. Submit your photos via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that submitted photos will not be returned and that any photo that does not follow the criteria specified above will be disqualified.
African Development Bank staff and their relatives are not eligible for this competition.
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