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ANNOUNCEMENT OF PHOTO COMPETITION - “Vietnamese Children, our concern” - Celebrating 30 years of cooperation of UNICEF and Vietnam

1. Content subject:
To present children activities and child care activities, education and child protection such as:

- implementation of child rights: right to live, right to develop, right to protect, right to participate and duties of children
- Good examples of model, mock-up in child protection work, child care and education
- Responsibilities, roles of family and community in child care, education and protection works.
- Success and achievement of UNICEF - Viet Nam country programme

2. Criteria
Artistic photos both color & B/W. Size: 25cm x 38cm or 30cm x 45cm attach 2 photos 9cm x 12cm

Children size: 10cm x 15cm or 13cm x 18cm

3. Candidates
All professional and non-professional photographers in Viet Nam
All children under 18 (according to Child rights Convention)

4. Requirements
- The photo should be taken not later than year 2003
- The photo has not been released in the media
- The photo has not been awarded any prize
- Candidate should have write clearly his/her full name, age, contact details (House and office address, tel, fax,) Photo caption, name, credits, character
- Children candidate need to enclose photocopy of birth certification and age confirmation from the local authority.
- Candidate can send as many photo as he/she wish to

5. Deadline and address of sending photo
We start to receive photo from date of the official announcement of the competition to end of 22 May 2005 (base on postal record).

All photos should be sent to:
Communication consultation and services center – CPFC
No.12 Ngo Tat To – Ha Noi Tel/Fax: 080.48789

Production Commission, Vietnamese photography Association
No. 51 Trang Hung Dao – Hanoi. Tel: 04.9435885

On Outside envelop should be written clearly Photo Competition “Vietnamese Children, Our Concern” 4th


For professional and non-professional photographers
- 01 First prize: 10,000,000 VND (Ten millions dong)
- 02 Second prize: 5,000,000 VND (Five millions dong)
- 02 Third prize: 3,000,000 VND (Three millions dong)
- 05 encouragement prize: 1,500,000/each (One million five hundred dong)

Candidates win 1st, 2nd, 3rd prizes will have credits to be admitted to Vietnamese Photography Association (base on VPA regulations)

Candidates, who have photos hang in photo exhibition, will get royalty with the amount of 290,000 VND and 01 Book of the Photo Competition. Please note that all awarded photos in the Photo Competition will not be returned to the authors.

All photos of the competition will be used for Advocate, Communication and non-profit purpose for children rights. All photos use for publication will be given credits and author will get royalty fee base on the State Regulation & Laws.

7. Organizing committee
Young Pioneer Council, CPFC, Vietnamese Photography Association, UNICEF Viet Nam

8. Jury
Judgment board - Vietnamese Photography Association, and Minister – Chairperson, CPFC will decide.



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