Friday, 12 February 2016

Create a short video – up to 60 seconds – about human population growth that highlights one of the following global challenges: Deforestation, Public Health, or Water Scarcity. All videos must include:

a) how population growth impacts the issue and

b) at least one idea for a sustainable solution.

Consider narrowing your focus by concentrating on a subtheme within your topic. Possible subthemes include:

Deforestation – erosion, clearing for agriculture/pasture, impacts on climate, biodiversity or habitat loss
Public Health – spread of communicable disease, air quality, sanitation, maternal/reproductive health
Water Scarcity – aquifer depletion, water conflicts, pollution, impact on girls’ education, irrigation

Deadline for submissions: Thursday February 25, 2016.

All students grades 6-12 worldwide are eligible toparticipate and win.
Deadline: February 25, 2016

Four winners will be chosen for each global challenge at the High School level.
First place: $1,000
Second place: $500

Honorable mentions: $250

Two winners will be chosen for each global challenge at
the Middle School level.
First place: $500
Runner up: $250

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