UNFCCC Secretariat Announces Winners of CDM Photo Contest

 UNFCCC/CDM International Photo Contest 2008 1 December 2008: The UNFCCC Secretariat has announced the winners of the “changing lives” photo contest, which was launched on 17 October to raise awareness of the clean development mechanism (CDM).

The photos were required to be of, or connected with, the

functioning of registered CDM projects. The winner of the contest is

Nic Bothma for his photo titled “catching the sun” in relation to the

Kuyasa low-cost urban housing energy upgrade CDM project, Khayelitsha,

Cape Town, South Africa. The other winners were: Chun Li for his photo

titled “Outside the Window ...” from the Guohua Inner Mongolia

Huitengliang Wind Farm Project; Adeel Halim, for his photo “Indian

Sugar Power” from the Bagasse-based Co-generation Power Project at

Khatauli, India; and Pedro Guinle, for his photo, “Mount Bagasse” from

the Lucélia Bagasse Cogeneration Project in Brazil. The winning works

will be displayed at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poznan,

Poland, and also will be used in print and promotional material, as

well as on the UNFCCC website. [Announcement of Winners] [Photo Submissions]