Take part in our Facebook photo contest #ActionForBuna!
Living Buna project partners are launching the contest, in collaboration with NAPA and RAPA Shkodra, to raise awareness of the importance wetlands have for people and their well-being, now and in the future.
To enter the contest - share a photo on Facebook using the hashtag #ActionForBuna.
- tell us why are wetlands important for people –show the ways people live in the areas near water and how they use water resources ;
- be taken in the Buna River-Velipoje Protected Landscape (BRVPL) located in the Shkodra Municipality; and
- authors have to be residents of Albania.
A jury composed of representatives from international and national institutions as well as civil society representatives will select 3 winning photos.
The contest closes on 26 September 2019 23:59 CET.
What are we looking for?
What will be taken into consideration by the jury is: Creativity (we are looking for interesting angles), Content (tell us why are wetlands important for people –show the ways people live in the areas near water and how they use water resources ), and Composition (we will rate the aesthetics and the composition of the photo).
The winners will be announced on 28 September, during the Coast Day celebrations at Velipoje visitor centre. Top 3 entries will receive the exclusive nature photography-related publications.
Terms and Conditions
The following Terms and Conditions apply to the #ActionForBuna photo contest. By participating in the contest, the candidates accept the full terms and conditions contained herein.
Wetland ecosystems support us in so many ways. They provide flood control, shoreline stabilisation and storm protection, and refill groundwater and purify the water. Wetlands function as reservoirs of biodiversity and offer to the local communities and visitors their products and opportunities for recreation and tourism.