The contest invited people to try their hand at capturing an image which describes a sustainable UN.
In total, 377 photos from over 40 countries were submitted to the contest, which was open to everyone. In addition to choosing a clear winner, the judges chose to recognise three runners up.
June 2011 - A team from Cyprus have been announced as the winners of 2011 Greening the Blue Photo Competition which has been run in collaboration with the UN Photographic Society to celebrate World Environment Day 2011.
The winning entry, which shows a group of UN staff posing in a recycling bin, was submitted by Nicolas Jarraud in collaboration with colleagues from the UN Development Programme and the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus.
Ended: Mai 27, 2011.
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