Poster Contest: Empower a Woman, Empower a Family

Poster Contest: Empower a Woman, Empower a Family

Islamabad: UN Women, the newly established United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women is launching a national poster competition in Pakistan titled:

‘Empower a Woman, Empower a Family’.

We are seeking to give an opportunity to amateur and professional artists to showcase their works through a dynamic message with clarity and effectiveness on the challenges faced by women and girls in accessing human rights, gender equality and their empowerment. The posters should fall into one of the following themes:
• Gender Stereotypes
• Promoting Equality between Men and Women
• Gender Equality and Peace
• Elimination of Violence against Women

Rules of the Contest
1. The contest is open to amateur and professional artists

2. Closing date for submission of posters is Friday, 16 September 2011

3. Posters are to be posted to: Knowledge Management Officer, UN Women. Plot 5-11, Diplomatic Enclave 2, Quaid-e-Azam University Road, Sector G-4, Islamabad.

4. Be sure to title your poster and include your name, age, contact telephone number and contact email address

5. The selected posters will be used in UN WOMEN Pakistan publications and other advocacy materials

6. Reproduction rights will remain with UN WOMEN Pakistan

7. An exhibit featuring the winning posters will be held in Islamabad

8. The winners will be notified by email – there are NO CASH REWARDS OR PRIZE, however the winners name will be duly recognized against their poster in publications and advocacy materials

9. Derogatory and pornographic material is NOT allowed

For more information, contact:
Knowledge Management Officer
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel: +9251-2600982-4

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