UNFCCC Secretariat Launches CDM Photo Contest

17 October 2008: The UNFCCC Secretariat has launched a photo

contest aimed at raising awareness of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).

The contest invites digital photos of CDM projects that reflect the theme of

the contest, “CDM changing lives.”


photos are required to be of, or connected with, the functioning of registered

CDM projects, and must be uploaded by project participants or their agents, on

behalf of the photographers. The Secretariat will begin accepting entries on 1

November 2008 through an upload facility accessed from the main page of the CDM

website. The deadline for submissions is 20 November 2008. The winning works

will be displayed at the Climate Conference in Poznan, Poland, in December

2008, and will also be used in print and promotional material as well as on the

UNFCCC website. [Contest