The Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award, granted by Médicos del Mundo Spain. Further, it recognizes the work of professional photographers who, through their images. Also, denounce inequities, injustices, and abuses, or testify to the situations that propitiate them or that fight.
Moreover, By giving this prize the proper name of the photographer and cooperator Luis Valtueña. Tribute is to his memory and that of three other cooperating members of the association who were murdered in Rwanda (1997). Also, in Bosnia (1995) when they were carrying out actions humanitarian
Further, This award also wants to highlight human values and evidence of all kinds of violations of people’s rights. Doctors of the World is firmly positive to documentary photography to raise awareness. Which is among the general public and promote social mobilization, in order to contribute to the eradication of the worst of diseases: injustice.
The winner will have to present his work proposal to Médicos del Mundo in February of 2020. Further, which will include the focus, description, and objectives of the project, taking into account the mutual interests. The operational and safety conditions in the possible destinations. The proposal will be joint with its author and once the agreement formalizes, the association.