Kathmandu, March 24, 2019: Application for Climate Tracker Photo Contest is now open with a deadline of April 13, 2019, for all the enthusiast photographers around the globe.
Since 2015, Climate Tracker has delivered cutting edge training, innovative media campa
igns, and brought incredibly talented teams of young reporters to the UN climate negotiations. They have delivered in-person training in more than 30 countries, hundreds of online webinars, and awarded travel scholarships to more than 350 young journalists. They have run participatory media research in over 20 different countries, and are developing a unique data-analytics tool to give journalists the best possible chance to “cut through” national debates.
These young journalists have published more than 6000 articles in their national media, covering more than 114 countries and 24 languages. They have supported young journalists from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, Costa Rica to Fiji. More than 90% of the opportunities have gone to young people from developing countries who can make big impacts in their national media. If you are a first time writer or a seasoned journalist, this is your chance to win a career-changing opportunity. More than 60% of their awarded trackers have been women. The global team is over 75% of women.
As being part of the contest one will have the opportunity to expose their photography skills. Likewise, 8 winners will be selected and among them, 1 winner will be given a fully funded fellowship COP25 in Chile on December 2018 with the with Climate Tracker team.
For more information visit: https://www.youthop.com/competitions/climate-tracker-photo-contest-2019