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#WeAreClimateChange Photography Competition
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) — is pleased to announce the winners of the #WeAreClimateChange photography competition culminating at the 2017 United Nations Climate Change Summit, COP-23 in Bonn, Germany 6 – 17 November 2017.
UN-Habitat invited young photographers to visually represent efforts to combat climate change in their communities.
The award recognizes individual youth who have made photo submissions in the last month showcasing positive climate change initiatives in their city or town.
The winner of this contest is sponsored to a fully funded trip to Bonn, Germany to present their work.
UN-Habitat received hundreds of photo submissions that were screened out by a panel of four high level judges in the photography industry and UN-Habitat climate change and youth teams.
To arrange interviews with the competition participants, contact:
Faderr John, UN-Habitat
Twitter: @UNHABITAT|@UN-Habitat Youth
Facebook: @UN-Habitat | @UN-Habitat Youth
Instagram: @UNHabitat | @UNHabitat_Youth
UN-Habitat youth climate change photography competition #weareclimatechange Top 24
|1. Hanna Pintusava.|
A city that floats: Floating structures can help us cope with sea level rise and changes in tidal patterns. #weareclimatechange – Rotterdam, The Netherlands
|16. Majid Hajizadehmirkoohi: |
The clean choice of travel: Per passenger kilometre, bicycles and buses emit fewer greenhouse gases than
petrol-powered cars. #weareclimatechange – Tehran, Iran
|17. Grace Kendi: |
The scenery along Bundesautobahn 4: Wind power is 17.2% of Germany’s total electrical supply as of October 2017 (https://energy-charts.de). #weareclimatechange – Hockenheim, Germany
|18. Muhammad Usman Jamshed: |
Clean energy parking lots: Integrating solar energy production and parking can help power the surrounding buildings. #weareclimatechange – Lahore, Pakistan
|19. Anish Kumar Pandey: |
Solar Heating: Solar water heaters can reduce demand for energy from conventional sources and associated greenhouse gas emissions. #weareclimatechange – Indore, India
|20.Chad Osorio: |
Wind turbine forest: Clean energy reduces greenhouse gas emissions. #weareclimatechange
– Quezon City, Philippines
|21. Nicolás Monteverde Bustamante: |
Bicycle space: Bicycle riding produces no direct greenhouse gas emissions, and offers health benefits through an active lifestyle. #weareclimatechange – Lima, Peru
|22. Tony Toikan: |
Public-private partnerships for clean energy: Mobilizing private investments in renewable energy is an effective mitigation tool. #weareclimatechange – Nairobi, Kenya
|23. Elijah Mburu: |
Solar lit night: Integrating renewable energy into existing infrastructure reduces ‘dirty’ energy. #weareclimatechange
– Nairobi, Kenya
|24. Iako Randrianarivelo: |
Bicycling under the baobabs: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions now can reduce the cost of adaptation in the future. #weareclimatechange – Antananarivo, Madagascar