CONGRATULATIONS: “Human Faces of AL-Quds” CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT
Paris. 29 September 2018. During the opening of “Human Faces of Al-Quds” Exhibition at FIAP Jean Monnet Centre in Paris Amb. Elshad Iskandarov, ICYF-DC President announced the winners of the same named competition based on review by authoritative experts and opinion of youth focus groups. The Contest and exhibitions are part of ICYF-DC coordinated Al-Quds OIC Youth Capital 2018 Program aimed at supporting youth of Palestine and raising international support to unique status of Al-Quds / Jerusalem as the center of 3 world religions.
Here are the hard choice of the bests among outstanding photos we received:
FIRST PLACE (1500 USD prize) – Ghazel Hasan Abunemeh from Jordan for photo entitled “Peaceful Silence” which reflects in a best manner the message of PERSISTANCE of Palestinians in their struggle for JUSTICE and PEACE.
SECOND PLACE (1000 USD prize) – Okan Karakaş from Turkey for photo entitled “Come to Jerusalem”; The message of this photo is recognized as the best in expressing optimism for FUTURE associated with young schoolgirl from the suburb of Al-Quds;
THIRD PLACE (500 USD prize) – Touqa Essam Hussein Mohamed from Egypt for photo entitled “Hope” which best reflects the message of HOPE of the Competition;
ICYF-DC Congratulates all winners of the photo contest whose prize will be presented during the special ceremony in the end of October 2018.
We also thank all those hundreds enthusiastic youth who submitted their art works 51 of WHICH will be displayed at the Exhibition started its world tour with programs in Amman and Paris.