A Photo Competition is organized by the European Environment Agency. It aims at raising awareness about living sustainably and revolves around three related themes: sustainable food, energy and mobility. Send your photos before 15 May 2019!
(Rome, 3 May 2019) “Many of goods and services contributing to our quality of life and well-being exert pressure on the environment and global climate” states the European Environment Agency organizing the photography competition Sustainably Yours.
The Competition is aimed at raising awareness about living sustainably.
As the EEA points out “transport sector contributes to climate change and environmental degradation, including poor air quality and noise.” Do not wait to share your photographs relating to transport, smart and clean mobility! This could be a great opportunity for the projects of the MED Urban Transports Community to highlight some of their sustainable measures, such as the electromobility plans of EnerNETMob, the Innovative low carbon mobility sOlutions of REMEDIO, the sustainable transport solutions of LOCATIONS, the Sustainable tourism mobility scenarios of MOBILITAS, the new model of SUMP development of MOTIVATE or the Sustainable Urban Mobility solutions of SUMPORT in MED PORT cities.
Participants are invited to submit a photo ((long side at least 2000px, preferably more than 4960px) supported by a short text and following the guidelines in the Competition rules) relating to three categories: Sustainable Food (such as the impacts of the food system on the environment, sharing solutions to reduce such impacts....), Sustainable Energy (such as the clean energy sources surrounding us to prevent substantial impacts on the environment), and Sustainable Mobility (such as the opportunities and alternative ways for a more sustainable mobility).
The photographs are to be submitted through this form before 15 May 2019 at 23:59. It is possible to submit maximum 5 entries.
- citizens of the EEA member countries and West Balkan cooperating countries
- 18 or older
- picture taken from those mentioned countries
Communication and environment experts, appointed by the EEA will select 30-50 finalists, who will then be submitted to an external jury composed of environmental communication experts from across Europe.
A prize will be awarded in each category and the winners will be attributed a cash prize of 1000 euro. Moreover, 500 euro will be offered for the Public Choice Award and the Youth Prize.
Submissions open: 25 February 2019
Submissions close: 15 May 2019
Public vote opens: 5 June 2019
Public vote closes: 15 June 2019
Winners announced: 19 June 2019
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