The Year of Biodiversity ‘Biodiversity: Connecting with Nature’

Children's Painting 'Biodiversity: Connecting with Nature'

Children's Painting 'Biodiversity: Connecting with Nature'

The United Nations Environmental Programme (Unep) has designated 2010 as the Year of Biodiversity. The organisation, together with Bayer, invites children between the ages of 6 and 14 to enter the 19th International Children’s Painting Competition on the Environment.

This year’s subject is “Biodiversity: Connecting with Nature“. Global and regional winners will be awarded prize-money and other prizes, including a trip to the official award ceremony together with a chaperone.

There is no restriction on the painting materials used. The pictures should be in A3 or A4 format. On the back of the picture, name and surname, address, telephone number and email address of the child must be written legibly. / Bangkokpost

Entries can be submitted to the Unep Regional Office, Ratchadamnoen Nok Avenue until April 15, 2010.

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