Call for participation- Digital Photo Contest on 'Water and Life', ICIMOD , June 5, 2013

A photo contest on the theme of ‘Water and Life' celebrates ICIMOD's 30th anniversary. It also coincides with the United Nation’s International Year of Water Cooperation 2013.



International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

About the awards

The contest aims to draw the attention of the public, policymakers and relevant stakeholders to diverse aspects of water and related resources in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region in terms of their uses and benefits; various ways they interact with society and ecosystems; and associated hazards, conflicts, and issues, not to mention good practices on water and related risk management, including water cooperation.

Eligibility criteria

  • Open to anybody from anywhere in the world above 18 years of age 
  • No entry fee required 
  • Each participant can submit up to three photos per category. As there are a total of three categories, each participant can contribute up to nine photos
  • ICIMOD staff, ICIMOD consultants, and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate

Thematic scope

The entrant is permitted to submit photo(s) under a related theme not listed below, as long as it is relevant under the chosen category. The categories are:

  • Category 1: Uses and benefits of water and related resources
  • Category 2: Hazards, conflicts, or issues related to water (or lack thereof)
  • Category 3: Good Practices in Water and Related Risk Management

How to submit entries

  • Each entrant may submit up to three entries in each category
  • To submit entry click here  
  • If you are unable to submit online, please contact:

Contact details

For queries or clarification, please contact

ICIMOD Photo Contest Organising Team

For further information please click here

May 20, 2013 12:00AM