UNICEF Photography Competition in Collaboration with Afghanistan Photography Association

  • Afghanistan

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 8900
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

UNICEF Afghanistan in collaboration with Afghanistan Photography Association launch a photography competition across the Country under the title: (Each child, Each right) as a part of the UN Children Rights Convention ( CRC) 30th years commemoration.



Three winners will  be selected among professional photographers and three from amateur photographer/ telephone Photographer to be awarded precious prizes.

In addition, the best 30 photos will printed and displayed in three places of Kabul city.


Who can apply?

  • Have the citizenship of Afghanistan country
  • The pictures should be from Afghanistan
  • The photographs should show the life of Afghan children
  • The photographs should display hope
  • The pictures should be taken between January 1, 2019 and September 9, 2019
  • The pictures should not have been previously published in other resources
  • The instructions should be observed in the photos.
  • Female applicants are encouraged to apply

How to apply?

Applicants can submit maximum three photos following the instructions:

  • The title / caption of the photos should answer the following six questions: who? Where? When? What? How? Why
  • The pictures should have the quality of minimum 2000 x 3000 pixel or 6 Mega Pixels without compression. Photos with the quality of 3000 x 4000 pixels or more will be preferred.
  • The photographers whose photos are selected for award / expo will be contacted for photos with better quality.
  • All the photographers should observe the ethics principles in preparing the reports regarding the children.
  • All photographers should fill and sign the release form and consent form
  • Photographers should send their photo(s) with caption and signed application form to the submission email childrightsphotocompetition@gmail.com
  • The unicef has the right to publish the best 30 photos and will be credit as below:

© UNICEF-Afghanistan/number of photo and year/photographer


Original format of the photos:

  • Size: 2000×3000 pixels (6 MB at least)
  • Format: RAW / JPEG FINE
  • Keep the photos for UNICEF edition
  • Keep the photos order according to the orders they are captured
  • Do not process the photos beyond the technical standards

Release form  |  Consent Form


Submission email



For More information please visit the UNICEF Afghanistan or Afghanistan Photography Association


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