UNDP Announces Winners of Asia Pacific Cartoon Contest on Climate Change

UNDP18 April 2012: The UN Development Programme (UNDP) Asia-Pacific Regional Centre and the Government of France co-organized a cartoon contest to support advocacy that brings people to the centre of climate change and human development debates. The contest encouraged people from Asia-Pacific developing countries to portray issues of concern related to climate change in the region from a people's perspective.

In total, eight artists from Bangladesh, China, India, Lao PDR, Palau, Papua New Guinea and the Philippines, won prizes for cartoons that raise awareness of the need to address the human impacts of climate change. [UNDP Asia-Pacific Cartoon Contest]