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How to Enter PhotoHKH

Each person may submit entries to both the photo story contest and single photo contest as follows:

1 photo story (consisting of 5-10 images and accompanying story of maximum 600 words) aligned with the following themes:

  • Impacts of change

    How is environmental change in the HKH impacting people and/or landscapes? Use your photo story to show the consequences of environmental change in the HKH.

  • Resilient solutions

    What technologies and innovative ideas can help to build resilience in the mountains? Use your photo story to showcase a solution that is building climate change resilience in HKH.

  • Down-stream connections

    Why does resilience in the HKH matter for sustainability in Asia? Use your photo story to show how the HKH region is linked with the rest of Asia.

Up to 3 single photos

  • Impacts of climate change in the mountains

    How is climate change affecting mountain environments or/and mountain communities?

  • Challenges of ensuring food and nutritional insecurity

    What are the causes and impacts of food insecurity in mountain areas? What challenges and opportunities come along with mountain agriculture in terms of future food and nutritional security in the Hindu Kush Himalaya?

  • Migration away from mountains

    What are the causes of outmigration? What are the experiences of people who migrate away from mountains? How does this affect families, in particular women, in both positive and negative ways?

Please see ‘About PhotoHKH’ for additional information on each contest.

Deadline for Submission 27 November 2017

For any inquiry or clarification
Write to photohkh@icimod.org