Monday, 24 November 2014

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A Logo for Human Rights, design competition

hrlogowinnerThe competition aimed to create a Human Rights logo “by people for people”.

The entry by Serbian designer Predrag Stakic was announced as the winner of the competition.

You can download different formats of the human rights logo as well as all kinds of related material. The logo and all the materials are open source products, which means they are free to be used by everyone, for the promotion and protection of human rights. 


ITU’s Green ICT Application Challenge

itu-ccThe competition sought to find the best and most innovative Concept Paper for an ICT application that would help combat climate change.

Smart Recycling”, by Lis Lugo Colls from Spain, was announced as the winner.


PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival

pluralThe Competition was organized by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

Recognizing youth as powerful agents of social change in a world often characterized by intolerance, cultural and religious divisions, PLURAL+ supports youth in addressing the key challenges of their communities related to migration, diversity and social inclusion.


International Essay Contest for Young People

essaycontest Young people were invited to enter the 2011 International Essay Contest organized by the Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO. The theme was "My Story of Inspiration".

This annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, imagination and initiative of the world's youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.


Greening the Blue: Photo Competition

altThe 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.


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