#DrawAttention to Human Rights around
Mega Sporting Events
Have you heard about the dark side of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ in Brazil?
Did you know that around thousand homes were torn down and 12 275 people in 24 communities were forcibly moved to make way for the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ and 2016 Olympic facilities in Rio?
This is just an example of human rights violations that can happen around Mega Sporting Events.
Be a human rights hero and #DrawAttention to these violations!
In occasion of the 1st European Games to be held in Baku, Azerbaijan in June 2015, we call for your mobilisation:
As part of the Sport and Rights Alliance, Children Win calls for your Artwork (cartoon, illustration, caricature or any other visual representation) that would best capture how any past or future Mega Sporting Event impacts on a series of human rights, including children’s rights, before, during and after the events.
How to Participate?
The contest is open to everybody!
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Draw Attention + [name of your cartoon]”.
Include these basic information: First Name, Last Name, Year of Birth, Sex/Gender, Nationality as well as your Artwork in an A4 format (in BMP, TIFF, JPEG, GIF or PNG) as attachment.
By submitting your artwork you accept that it is under Creative Commons copyright license “Attribution- NonCommercial-ShareAlike” CC BY-NC-SA https://creativecommons .org
Promote your Artwork ! There are two awards waiting for you :
“The Top 3 on the podium will win:”
Gold: € 500
Silver: € 300
Bronze: € 200
A jury will evaluate and select your Artwork based on the following main criteria:
- Content: human rights violations before, during or after Mega Sporting Events
- Ethics: appropriate content
- Creativity: innovation and refreshing ideas
“Public Choice Award”
In parallel to the jury selection, a winner will be chosen for the “Public Choice Award” and receive € 300. After we publish your Artwork on our facebook , twitter and pinterest accounts, the audience can vote by linking, sharing or using the following hashtags #ChildrenWin #DrawAttention #Baku2015
All participants will win! All Artwork submitted will be shown and circulated on our website, through social media channels and within our network.
Please submit your Artwork by 18th May 2015, 11:59 pm CEST
Winners will be personally notified and officially announced on the 12th of June 2015.
Questions and comments about “#DrawAttention” contest can be addressed to: email@example.com