2022 UN Women Uganda Call for Photo Entries

Leading to the Launch of their New Strategic Note 2022-2025, The UN Women in Uganda are launching their call for photo submissions and entries.  

Are you into photography (18 to 30 years of age)? If so, this call is for you!  UN Women in partnership with KQ HUB AFRICA are inviting people from the photography community to submit their photographs related to Women Empowerment to be considered for the exhibition on the launch of their new strategic note 2022. We want you to show your creativity and talent in highlighting current and innovative scenarios exploring the future of Women Empowerment.  

The submissions of photos should capture Women Empowerment around these themes: 

  1. We Empower – Women in leadership.  

  2. We Empower – Women in economy and climate.  

  3. We Empower – Women overcoming barriers

A maximum of 3 High-Resolution photos from any of the above categories should be sent with a 100-word description of each image submitted using this form here .

The call for entries finalists will be revealed on 13 May, 2022, and will feature in a public exhibition on 17th May, 2022 at Sheraton Hotel Kampala. Overall winner from the exhibition will be awarded a two-month internship with UN Women’s Communications team and their photo will be published on their new Strategic Note Cover 2022-2025.  

If you’re interested in submitting your photographs, please make sure you carefully review the participation guidelines.  


Please note that UN Women reserves the right to select the images that are most of interest to the call and that not all submissions might be selected. The author(s) of the photo(s) also agrees to license all rights of the photo(s) to UN Women for its communication and dissemination purposes. 

Image Requirements:

  • Be an original work: The submitted photo(s) must be an original creation which do not violate the rights of a third party or any copyright. 
  • Focus on Women Empowerment in JPEG, JPG, or PNG format.
  • Be 300 dpi per photo or under 10MB in case of photo collage.


Submission closed.