Soil Pollution Photo Contest

9th March 2018

The UN FAO’s Global Soil Partnership on the occasion of the Global Symposium on Soil Pollution (GSOP18) is organizing an online photo contest as a pre-event. The theme of the contest is “Soil Pollution” and will serve to increase awareness and encourage people to take action against the hidden reality of soil pollution, which aggressively impacts human health, food safety and security, and the environment.

Take a picture and uncover the reality of soil pollution, which plagues our daily lives.

Use your creative side while changing everyone’s perception of Soil Pollution! Interested photographers can submit their photo to by 1 April 2018 and share them on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr or Instagram accounts, using the competition hashtags: #SoilPollution #BeTheSolution #BeatPollution.

Submitted photos will be short-listed by the Selection Committee by 5 April and then shared with the public on our Facebook page along with the participant’s details. The winner will be chosen from those short-listed photographs on the basis of Facebook likes and consent of organizers. The best photos will be showcased in the FAO Atrium during the GSOP18 and for the winner…Amazing prizes up for grabs!

#SoilPollution #BeTheSolution #BeatPollution

Full details available here