Contest for journalists and photographers


As a part of the Year of the Environment the Ministry will reward journalists and photographers who cover the environmental issues, resource conservation and preservation of natural diversity.

First time the competition was held in 2005.

There are 5 nominations for the award: 1)The Enchanting Beauty, 2)  Undiscovered Russia, 3) Green Technologies in Russia, 4) Face to Face, 5) The Path of Eco-tourist. In each of the nominations the winners will be selected for the best article and the best photo (photo series) .
To participate in the competition please submit articles and photographs published in Russian periodicals and online publications during the period from January 1, 2013 to October 1, 2013. Submissions will be accepted from October 1, 2013 to November 10, 2013.

The winners will be selected by the Competition Committee under the leadership of Rinat Gizatulin the Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment.
Detailed information about the competition can be found here.