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August 2, 2013
COMPETITIONS / PHOTOGRAPHY: Health and illness through your eyes!
The themes on which we’re looking for photos are:
Adolescents are healthy (engaging in healthy activities)
Adolescents learn about health (health education)
Adolescents use health services when needed
It can be difficult to stay healthy (images about the environment and risk-behaviours)
Adolescents are active in promoting health (advocating for health, participation)
Who can enter?
The competition is free to enter and is open to anyone between the ages of 14-19 from all countries.
If you are under 18, you must have your parent or legal guardian’s consent to submit your images to the competition.
The prize of the competition is the opportunity to work with WHO as one of 10 contributing photographers for the report. Each winner will be provided with a bursary of $US 1000 to take photos. The photos will belong to the winners, although WHO will have the right to use them in the report and for future publications.
The photo competition will open on 15 July 2013. The deadline for entries is 1 September 2013.
A panel will judge the photographs and winners will be contacted individually by 1 October 2013.
Winners will be expected to provide their photographs by 1 November 2013.