World of 7 Billion – Student Video Contest 2017-2018
Population Connection is hosting the World of 7 Billion student video contest for 2017–2018 and invites students around the world to participate. The World of 7 Billion contest is a project of the Population Education program, provider of K-12 classroom resources and professional development opportunities. The contest is run every school year. The World of 7 Billion contest helps bring technology and creativity into middle and high school classes worldwide. Students are challenged to create a short video connecting world population growth and one of three global challenges: Advancing Women and Girls, Feeding 10 Billion or Preventing Pollution.
Create a short video – up to 60 seconds – about human population growth that highlights one of the following global challenges: Advancing Women and Girls, Feeding 10 Billion, or Preventing Pollution. All videos must include:
a) how population growth impacts the issue
b) at least one idea for a sustainable solution.
Consider narrowing your focus by concentrating on a subtheme within your topic. Possible subthemes include:
Students can win up to USD 1,000 in each of the three (3) competition categories. The total prize money fund of the 2017–2018 contest is USD 7,500.
Deadline: 22 February 2018
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